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

Imports: Misc. wood articles

Misc. wood articles, the No. 237 import by value totaled $125.59 million for the month of October, $1.34 billion through October of 2018, and $1.42 billion 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$661.21 M
2Canada$303.71 M
3Brazil$111.86 M
4Mexico$111.06 M
5Malaysia$18.35 M
6Indonesia$17.2 M
7Italy$12.1 M
8Vietnam$11.38 M
9Japan$10.27 M
10Estonia$9.78 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.34 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $279,258,055
2Port of Newark $97,146,745
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $81,846,746
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $64,923,842
5Port of Long Beach $56,240,070
6El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $52,386,004
7Port of Houston $48,204,420
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $48,037,459
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $43,005,014
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $35,463,951

U.S. imports of Misc. wood articles increased 12.44 percent through October to $1.34 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. wood articles increased 12.44 percent from $1.19 billion to $1.34 billion 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 237 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 236 for the last full year with a total value of $1.42 billion, a $149.49 million, 11.79 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $661,207,883
2Canada $303,705,530
3Brazil $111,859,896
4Mexico $111,064,462
5Malaysia $18,349,229
6Indonesia $17,199,784
7Italy $12,095,997
8Vietnam $11,378,834
9Japan $10,269,405
10Estonia $9,778,436

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $51,843,339
2Detroit $24,669,732
3New York City $19,707,719
4Atlanta/Savannah $17,087,676
5Seattle $14,888,362
6Chicago $13,608,837
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $12,291,451
8San Francisco $11,588,082
9El Paso $10,512,055
10Baltimore $9,411,883

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 19.46 percent compared to last year to $279.26 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 14.33 percent compared to last year to $97.15 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.88 percent compared to last year to $81.85 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 10.83 percent compared to last year to $64.92 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 10.81 percent compared to last year to $56.24 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 $85.85 million, 14.92 percent, (49.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $21.26 million, 7.53 percent, (22.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Brazil increased $18.21 million, 19.45 percent, (8.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $3.45 million, 3.2 percent, (8.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia increased $3.81 million, 26.23 percent, (1.37 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.11 percent of all these Misc. wood articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.21 billion of the $1.34 billion total.

All totaled, 43.29 percent of all these Misc. wood articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $579.42 million of the $1.34 billion total