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

Imports: Misc. organo-inorganic compounds

Misc. organo-inorganic compounds, the No. 273 import by value totaled $114.15 million for the month of October, $1.14 billion through October of 2018, and $964.5 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
1China$749.23 M
2Germany$140.64 M
3India$57.64 M
4Japan$43.75 M
5Thailand$30.06 M
6United Kingdom$22.54 M
7Italy$19.82 M
8Canada$16.57 M
9Belgium$9.69 M
10Ireland$9.64 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.14 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $294,674,540
2Port of Long Beach $177,991,192
3Port of Houston $105,508,115
4Port of Newark $105,025,826
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $79,742,879
6Port of Virginia $78,123,783
7Port of Charleston $66,327,163
8Port of New Orleans $38,488,892
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $36,182,380
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $34,377,506

U.S. imports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds increased 42.59 percent through October to $1.14 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. organo-inorganic compounds increased 42.59 percent from $802.22 million to $1.14 billion 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 273 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 326 for the last full year with a total value of $964.5 million, a $124.1 million, 14.77 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $749,231,248
2Germany $140,637,762
3India $57,640,364
4Japan $43,750,959
5Thailand $30,056,811
6United Kingdom $22,539,880
7Italy $19,817,628
8Canada $16,565,083
9Belgium $9,687,705
10Ireland $9,639,669

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $37,780,319
2Los Angeles $32,727,912
3New Orleans $17,681,851
4Atlanta/Savannah $14,143,112
5Houston $13,323,899
6New York City $12,606,453
7Chicago $12,335,002
8Charleston $10,543,393
9Norfolk $7,728,879
10Cleveland $7,353,243

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 Los Angeles rose 35.99 percent compared to last year to $294.67 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 47.08 percent compared to last year to $177.99 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 69.95 percent compared to last year to $105.51 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 85.89 percent compared to last year to $105.03 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 81.21 percent compared to last year to $79.74 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 China increased $303.23 million, 67.99 percent, (65.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $18.22 million, 11.47 percent, (12.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $18.21 million, 46.2 percent, (5.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $5 million, 12.89 percent, (3.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $12.49 million, 71.1 percent, (2.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.28 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.02 billion of the $1.14 billion total.

All totaled, 66.7 percent of all these Misc. organo-inorganic compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $762.94 million of the $1.14 billion total