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

Imports: Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard

Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard, the No. 403 import by value totaled $71.48 million for the month of October, $652.24 million through October of 2018, and $756.02 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
1Canada$401.61 M
2Finland$56.35 M
3Australia$53.88 M
4Sweden$26.02 M
5Germany$25.48 M
6Mexico$25.18 M
7Japan$15.77 M
8Austria$9.66 M
9Chile$7.78 M
10France$5.93 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $652.24 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $114,545,761
2International Falls, Minn. $55,210,162
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $53,879,598
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $52,645,546
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $43,886,470
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $34,968,288
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $33,586,002
8Port of Philadelphia $30,179,412
9Port of Newark $26,299,676
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $22,198,581

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 2.43 percent through October to $652.24 million

U.S. imports of Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard increased 2.43 percent from $636.79 million to $652.24 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 403 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 390 for the last full year with a total value of $756.02 million, a $29.81 million, 4.11 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $401,613,605
2Finland $56,352,694
3Australia $53,879,434
4Sweden $26,023,213
5Germany $25,475,822
6Mexico $25,178,297
7Japan $15,766,379
8Austria $9,661,262
9Chile $7,783,394
10France $5,931,120

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $33,609,064
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,649,372
3Duluth, Minn. $9,875,234
4Baltimore $8,408,038
5San Francisco $8,197,780
6St. Albans, Vt. $7,574,914
7Buffalo $6,730,740
8Philadelphia $5,263,598
9New York City $5,105,809
10Seattle $4,687,295

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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 3.25 percent compared to last year to $114.55 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 5.72 percent compared to last year to $55.21 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 35.56 percent compared to last year to $53.88 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 11.75 percent compared to last year to $52.65 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 14.42 percent compared to last year to $43.89 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 $7.75 million, 1.89 percent, (61.57 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Finland decreased $2.35 million, 4 percent, (8.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Australia increased $1.98 million, 3.81 percent, (8.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $2.09 million, 8.74 percent, (3.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $7 million, 37.87 percent, (3.91 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.37 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $563.34 million of the $652.24 million total.

All totaled, 49.09 percent of all these Misc. uncoated kraft paper, paperboard imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $320.17 million of the $652.24 million total