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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Imports: Misc. carving materials

Misc. carving materials, the No. 664 import by value totaled $17.68 million for the month of March, $56.62 million through March of 2019, and $238.99 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$13.22 M
2India$11.92 M
3China$8.33 M
4Colombia$5.4 M
5Canada$5.13 M
6South Korea$4.38 M
7Vietnam$3.3 M
8Poland$1.88 M
9Taiwan$1.85 M
10Belgium$383,536
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $56.62 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $12,018,444
2Port of Newark $11,646,376
3Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas $7,880,066
4Port Miami $5,470,713
5Port Laredo $5,044,587
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,414,023
7Port Everglades, Fla. $3,042,019
8Port of Charleston $874,142
9Port of Long Beach $831,265
10Port of Portland, Maine $683,059

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 8.98 percent through March to $56.62 million

U.S. imports of Misc. carving materials increased 8.98 percent from $51.95 million to $56.62 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 664 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 677 for the last full year with a total value of $238.99 million, a $23.99 million, 11.16 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $13,223,341
2India $11,920,845
3China $8,330,516
4Colombia $5,395,520
5Canada $5,128,436
6South Korea $4,378,551
7Vietnam $3,304,539
8Poland $1,882,492
9Taiwan $1,848,327
10Belgium $383,536

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $15,846,449
2Laredo $15,004,352
3Los Angeles $13,821,086
4Miami $11,611,803
5Detroit $4,789,085
6Seattle $2,018,976
7Buffalo $1,058,525
8Atlanta/Savannah $892,496
9Charleston $836,223
10San Francisco $651,474

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 28.99 percent compared to last year to $12.02 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 8.98 percent compared to last year to $11.65 million.
  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 20 percent compared to last year to $7.88 million.
  • Port Miami fell 11.91 percent compared to last year to $5.47 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 10.22 percent compared to last year to $5.04 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 Mexico increased $1.99 million, 17.67 percent, (23.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $2.2 million, 22.57 percent, (21.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $224,117, 2.62 percent, (14.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Colombia increased $226,291, 4.38 percent, (9.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $73,323, 1.45 percent, (9.06 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.71 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $44 million of the $56.62 million total.

All totaled, 74.29 percent of all these Misc. carving materials imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $42.06 million of the $56.62 million total