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

Imports: Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes

Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes, the No. 802 import by value totaled $10.55 million for the month of October, $97.25 million through October of 2018, and $103.25 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
1Dominican Republic$19.89 M
2United Arab Emirates$19.67 M
3Sweden$16.57 M
4India$15.88 M
5Denmark$5.58 M
6Mexico$5.39 M
7Jordan$2.76 M
8France$1.86 M
9The Netherlands$1.14 M
10Poland$1.03 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $97.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $22,032,775
2Port of Virginia $16,529,064
3Port of Newark $12,443,827
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,304,170
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $4,539,850
6Los Angeles International Airport $3,931,480
7Port of Long Beach $3,171,152
8Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $2,936,661
9San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $2,629,621
10Port Miami $2,444,967

U.S. imports of Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes increased 12.22 percent through October to $97.25 million

U.S. imports of Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes increased 12.22 percent from $86.67 million to $97.25 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 802 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 810 for the last full year with a total value of $103.25 million, a $1.65 million, 1.62 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Dominican Republic, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 India and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Dominican Republic, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 India, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Dominican Republic $19,889,996
2United Arab Emirates $19,672,889
3Sweden $16,568,347
4India $15,884,506
5Denmark $5,581,265
6Mexico $5,390,835
7Jordan $2,758,792
8France $1,856,613
9The Netherlands $1,136,319
10Poland $1,033,626

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $7,294,843
2Cleveland $2,668,584
3Norfolk $2,080,658
4Miami $1,695,825
5Philadelphia $1,280,475
6Atlanta/Savannah $1,143,366
7San Diego $478,477
8Chicago $283,620
9Wilmington $282,682
10New York City $244,538

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 14.77 percent compared to last year to $22.03 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 22.24 percent compared to last year to $16.53 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 126.86 percent compared to last year to $12.44 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 45.71 percent compared to last year to $6.3 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 132.28 percent compared to last year to $4.54 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 Dominican Republic decreased $1.17 million, 5.56 percent, (20.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Arab Emirates increased $3.48 million, 21.5 percent, (20.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Sweden increased $8 million, 93.34 percent, (17.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $2.64 million, 19.96 percent, (16.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Denmark decreased $382,127, 6.41 percent, (5.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.79 percent of all these Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $77.6 million of the $97.25 million total.

All totaled, 63.6 percent of all these Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $61.85 million of the $97.25 million total