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

Imports: Misc. natural cork

Misc. natural cork, the No. 736 import by value totaled $10.69 million for the month of October, $140.97 million through October of 2018, and $150.96 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
1Portugal$132.11 M
2Spain$2.68 M
3China$1.53 M
4Italy$1.41 M
5France$1.26 M
6Mexico$838,501
7Malta$701,740
8Japan$69,836
9United Kingdom$67,175
10India$64,599
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $140.97 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $79,729,302
2San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $37,272,289
3Port of Newark $8,257,641
4Port of Virginia $6,541,931
5Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport $1,240,140
6Port Laredo $756,336
7Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $531,926
8Los Angeles International Airport $512,833
9Port of Los Angeles $462,641
10Port of San Francisco, Calif. $455,626

U.S. imports of Misc. natural cork increased 11.38 percent through October to $140.97 million

U.S. imports of Misc. natural cork increased 11.38 percent from $126.56 million to $140.97 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 736 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 739 for the last full year with a total value of $150.96 million, a $6.7 million, 4.25 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $132,113,831
2Spain $2,684,522
3China $1,534,734
4Italy $1,405,912
5France $1,257,668
6Mexico $838,501
7Malta $701,740
8Japan $69,836
9United Kingdom $67,175
10India $64,599

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $17,731,806
2Cleveland $1,185,932
3Chicago $532,637
4Norfolk $485,031
5Laredo $264,799
6New York City $241,622
7Atlanta/Savannah $196,429
8Baltimore $167,422
9Los Angeles $159,520
10Dallas $130,727

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 Oakland, Calif. fell 0.39 percent compared to last year to $79.73 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 50.87 percent compared to last year to $37.27 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.56 percent compared to last year to $8.26 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 6.66 percent compared to last year to $6.54 million.
  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport rose 35.89 percent compared to last year to $1.24 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 Portugal increased $14.09 million, 11.94 percent, (93.72 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain decreased $301,502, 10.1 percent, (1.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $175,607, 10.27 percent, (1.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy decreased $3,188, 0.23 percent, (1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $231,429, 22.55 percent, (0.89 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.6 percent of all these Misc. natural cork imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $139 million of the $140.97 million total.

All totaled, 94.38 percent of all these Misc. natural cork imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $133.04 million of the $140.97 million total