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

Imports: Misc. residual chemical, industrial products

Misc. residual chemical, industrial products, the No. 939 import by value totaled $5.83 million for the month of October, $43.67 million through October of 2018, and $45.27 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$11.44 M
2Canada$11.33 M
3Mexico$9.69 M
4Brazil$5.55 M
5India$4.64 M
6Japan$258,823
7Argentina$221,565
8Germany$140,620
9The Netherlands$86,160
10United Kingdom$78,031
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $43.67 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,458,629
2Port Laredo $7,526,858
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $5,802,586
4Port of Newark $5,523,691
5Port of Virginia $2,397,062
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,338,113
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,712,047
8Brownsville International Bridges $1,463,797
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,093,952
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,093,396

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products increased 16.67 percent through October to $43.67 million

U.S. imports of Misc. residual chemical, industrial products increased 16.67 percent from $37.43 million to $43.67 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 939 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 949 for the last full year with a total value of $45.27 million, a $588,907, 1.28 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $11,441,791
2Canada $11,334,794
3Mexico $9,692,852
4Brazil $5,550,023
5India $4,641,848
6Japan $258,823
7Argentina $221,565
8Germany $140,620
9The Netherlands $86,160
10United Kingdom $78,031

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $3,852,029
2Laredo $1,271,034
3Seattle $1,253,940
4Norfolk $604,312
5Atlanta/Savannah $501,396
6Buffalo $326,497
7Detroit $226,543
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $126,561
9New York City $120,563
10El Paso $37,732

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 122.61 percent compared to last year to $10.46 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 137.11 percent compared to last year to $7.53 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 5.34 percent compared to last year to $5.8 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 19.65 percent compared to last year to $5.52 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 63.56 percent compared to last year to $2.4 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 $5.86 million, 105.13 percent, (26.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $211,144, 1.83 percent, (25.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $4.56 million, 88.8 percent, (22.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil decreased $130,866, 2.3 percent, (12.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $2.28 million, 32.95 percent, (10.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.7 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $42.66 million of the $43.67 million total.

All totaled, 72.61 percent of all these Misc. residual chemical, industrial products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $31.71 million of the $43.67 million total