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

Imports: Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm

Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm, the No. 654 import by value totaled $18.61 million for the month of October, $203.11 million through October of 2018, and $272.75 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
1Germany$78.86 M
2Japan$34 M
3Austria$32.72 M
4Canada$30.66 M
5United Kingdom$8.11 M
6Sweden$4.92 M
7Russia$2.57 M
8Slovenia$2.43 M
9China$1.96 M
10France$1.59 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $203.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Chester, Penn. $36,532,935
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $30,226,514
3Port of Charleston $23,965,011
4Port of Newark $21,044,983
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $17,024,119
6Port of Virginia $16,913,474
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,717,985
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,235,697
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $5,197,038
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $4,041,603

U.S. imports of Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm decreased 11.16 percent through October to $203.11 million

U.S. imports of Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm decreased 11.16 percent from $228.62 million to $203.11 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 654 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 603 for the last full year with a total value of $272.75 million, a $72.84 million, 36.44 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $78,862,327
2Japan $33,997,093
3Austria $32,724,268
4Canada $30,661,010
5United Kingdom $8,114,301
6Sweden $4,917,689
7Russia $2,572,366
8Slovenia $2,431,636
9China $1,955,606
10France $1,587,148

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $9,821,492
2Philadelphia $8,079,816
3Buffalo $6,963,806
4New Orleans $5,249,060
5New York City $4,036,696
6San Diego $2,541,940
7Chicago $2,328,648
8Charleston $2,160,214
9Cleveland $1,809,548
10Laredo $1,338,603

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 of Chester, Penn. rose 48.11 percent compared to last year to $36.53 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 24.77 percent compared to last year to $30.23 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 33.7 percent compared to last year to $23.97 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 40.56 percent compared to last year to $21.04 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 44.35 percent compared to last year to $17.02 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 Germany increased $3.68 million, 4.9 percent, (38.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $30.79 million, 47.52 percent, (16.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Austria increased $3.73 million, 12.85 percent, (16.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $11.32 million, 58.53 percent, (15.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $370,724, 4.79 percent, (3.99 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.77 percent of all these Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $184.36 million of the $203.11 million total.

All totaled, 63.41 percent of all these Misc. flat rolled steel alloy under 600mm imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $128.79 million of the $203.11 million total