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

Imports: Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes

Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes, the No. 805 import by value totaled $10.39 million for the month of March, $28.08 million through March of 2019, and $119.55 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
1Sweden$6.08 M
2Dominican Republic$5.83 M
3United Arab Emirates$4.18 M
4India$3.53 M
5Mexico$2.34 M
6France$1.46 M
7Germany$896,849
8Poland$575,094
9Denmark$570,961
10Jordan$531,774
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $28.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,380,156
2Port of Los Angeles $4,861,869
3Port of Newark $4,005,243
4Port of Virginia $2,146,879
5Orlando-Sanford Airport, Fla. $1,547,066
6Port Miami $1,169,352
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $1,167,611
8Port of Long Beach $1,046,080
9Los Angeles International Airport $1,021,761
10Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla. $753,291

U.S. imports of Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes increased 16.63 percent through March to $28.08 million

U.S. imports of Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes increased 16.63 percent from $24.07 million to $28.08 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 805 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 825 for the last full year with a total value of $119.55 million, a $16.29 million, 15.78 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Sweden, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 United Arab Emirates, No. 4 India and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Orlando-Sanford Airport, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Arab Emirates, No. 2 India, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Mexico. 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 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Sweden $6,079,821
2Dominican Republic $5,833,959
3United Arab Emirates $4,183,899
4India $3,527,121
5Mexico $2,343,876
6France $1,456,580
7Germany $896,849
8Poland $575,094
9Denmark $570,961
10Jordan $531,774

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $13,049,462
2Cleveland $6,435,431
3Atlanta/Savannah $6,221,687
4Miami $3,324,740
5Norfolk $3,193,915
6Philadelphia $2,646,378
7San Diego $1,120,720
8San Juan $1,036,719
9New York City $836,981
10Chicago $700,852

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:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 300.96 percent compared to last year to $5.38 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 18.99 percent compared to last year to $4.86 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 22.77 percent compared to last year to $4.01 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 30.89 percent compared to last year to $2.15 million.
  • Orlando-Sanford Airport, Fla. rose 41690 percent compared to last year to $1.55 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 Sweden increased $1.82 million, 42.7 percent, (21.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Dominican Republic increased $1.59 million, 37.45 percent, (20.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Arab Emirates decreased $316,329, 7.03 percent, (14.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $821,628, 18.89 percent, (12.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $806,699, 52.48 percent, (8.35 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.25 percent of all these Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $21.97 million of the $28.08 million total.

All totaled, 63.9 percent of all these Misc. tobacco, tobacco substitutes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $17.94 million of the $28.08 million total