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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Misc. cements, mortars, concretes

Misc. cements, mortars, concretes, the No. 840 import by value totaled $10.02 million for the month of October, $84.05 million through October of 2018, and $77.68 million for all of 2017, 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$39.64 M
2Austria$20.98 M
3Mexico$4.26 M
4Turkey$3.87 M
5Spain$2.4 M
6Germany$2.1 M
7United Kingdom$2.03 M
8Japan$1.72 M
9China$948,225
10Belgium$916,323
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $84.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $15,511,672
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $12,691,809
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $10,839,823
4Port of Newark $7,994,041
5Port of Virginia $7,620,074
6Port of Houston $7,518,208
7Port of Mobile, Ala. $6,606,371
8Port Laredo $4,176,955
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,085,275
10Port of Los Angeles $1,856,974

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 32.25 percent through October to $84.05 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cements, mortars, concretes increased 32.25 percent from $63.55 million to $84.05 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 840 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 867 for the last full year with a total value of $77.68 million, a $3.06 million, 3.79 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Spain. 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.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Austria, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Spain. 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 Mobile, Ala..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $39,644,691
2Austria $20,976,026
3Mexico $4,264,015
4Turkey $3,870,305
5Spain $2,396,205
6Germany $2,095,470
7United Kingdom $2,032,003
8Japan $1,721,844
9China $948,225
10Belgium $916,323

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $5,235,955
2Buffalo $2,929,899
3Houston $1,941,402
4New York City $1,522,577
5Cleveland $1,215,392
6Mobile $1,141,362
7Atlanta/Savannah $678,940
8Laredo $560,229
9Chicago $355,990
10Minneapolis $328,375

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 56.26 percent compared to last year to $15.51 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 35.3 percent compared to last year to $12.69 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 54.14 percent compared to last year to $10.84 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.11 percent compared to last year to $7.99 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 64.81 percent compared to last year to $7.62 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 increased $13.34 million, 50.74 percent, (47.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Austria increased $4.5 million, 27.28 percent, (24.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $91,169, 2.18 percent, (5.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Turkey increased $17,130, 0.44 percent, (4.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain decreased $338,198, 12.37 percent, (2.85 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.65 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $71.15 million of the $84.05 million total.

All totaled, 65.03 percent of all these Misc. cements, mortars, concretes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $54.66 million of the $84.05 million total