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

Imports: Misc. residual chemical, industrial products

Misc. residual chemical, industrial products, the No. 938 import by value totaled $4.12 million for the month of March, $11.83 million through March of 2019, and $55.11 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$2.89 M
2Brazil$2.54 M
3China$2.47 M
4India$2.25 M
5Mexico$1.45 M
6Bahamas$68,440
7Argentina$47,190
8Germany$25,710
9The Netherlands$23,350
10France$18,646
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $11.83 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,385,866
2Port of Newark $2,043,462
3Port of Virginia $1,661,125
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,351,714
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,212,168
6Brownsville International Bridges $676,186
7Port Laredo $583,340
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $560,161
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $524,326
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $263,167

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products decreased 2.74 percent through March to $11.83 million

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products decreased 2.74 percent from $12.17 million to $11.83 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 938 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 935 for the last full year with a total value of $55.11 million, a $9.84 million, 21.73 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 India and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $2,885,744
2Brazil $2,539,664
3China $2,470,097
4India $2,254,702
5Mexico $1,448,846
6Bahamas $68,440
7Argentina $47,190
8Germany $25,710
9The Netherlands $23,350
10France $18,646

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $8,629,142
2Laredo $3,276,716
3Seattle $2,022,734
4Norfolk $1,921,619
5Atlanta/Savannah $1,663,679
6Buffalo $585,849
7Detroit $582,556
8New York City $414,284
9El Paso $144,912
10San Diego $136,973

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 21.63 percent compared to last year to $2.39 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 0.9 percent compared to last year to $2.04 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 72.4 percent compared to last year to $1.66 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 31.22 percent compared to last year to $1.35 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 114.27 percent compared to last year to $1.21 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 $358,888, 11.06 percent, (24.39 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil increased $772,222, 43.69 percent, (21.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $814,374, 24.79 percent, (20.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $551,394, 32.37 percent, (19.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $226,965, 13.54 percent, (12.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.02 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $11.6 million of the $11.83 million total.

All totaled, 73.14 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $8.65 million of the $11.83 million total