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

Imports: Misc. cements, mortars, concretes

Misc. cements, mortars, concretes, the No. 823 import by value totaled $9.11 million for the month of March, $25.05 million through March of 2019, and $99.2 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
1Canada$12.05 M
2Austria$5.05 M
3Mexico$2.53 M
4Spain$1.67 M
5Japan$663,709
6Germany$657,366
7Switzerland$465,485
8Brazil$360,076
9United Kingdom$347,683
10Turkey$314,172
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $25.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $4,113,346
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,002,175
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,932,813
4Port Laredo $2,487,931
5Port of Virginia $2,368,544
6Port of Newark $1,719,566
7Port of Houston $1,621,684
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,127,442
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $1,022,884
10Port of Los Angeles $715,385

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes decreased 2.66 percent through March to $25.05 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes decreased 2.66 percent from $25.73 million to $25.05 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 823 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 810 for the last full year with a total value of $99.2 million, a $21.52 million, 27.70 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $12,052,270
2Austria $5,045,965
3Mexico $2,525,589
4Spain $1,674,021
5Japan $663,709
6Germany $657,366
7Switzerland $465,485
8Brazil $360,076
9United Kingdom $347,683
10Turkey $314,172

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $10,384,056
2Buffalo $4,601,679
3Houston $3,088,430
4Cleveland $3,014,070
5New York City $2,377,143
6Mobile $2,302,331
7Atlanta/Savannah $1,528,166
8Laredo $1,276,185
9Chicago $922,222
10Los Angeles $472,401

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 22.85 percent compared to last year to $4.11 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 10.78 percent compared to last year to $4 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 7.51 percent compared to last year to $3.93 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 153.31 percent compared to last year to $2.49 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 42.91 percent compared to last year to $2.37 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 Canada decreased $230,900, 1.88 percent, (48.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Austria increased $57,300, 1.15 percent, (20.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $1.54 million, 157.14 percent, (10.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $441,590, 35.83 percent, (6.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $175,602, 35.98 percent, (2.65 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.68 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $21.96 million of the $25.05 million total.

All totaled, 67.49 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $16.9 million of the $25.05 million total