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

Imports: Newsprint, in rolls or sheets

Newsprint, in rolls or sheets, the No. 378 import by value totaled $74.36 million for the month of October, $735.31 million through October of 2018, and $907.29 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$725.26 M
2Spain$3.06 M
3New Zealand$1.86 M
4Sweden$1.25 M
5Finland$1.1 M
6United Kingdom$885,291
7Brazil$583,579
8Australia$545,985
9Norway$262,355
10Italy$113,057
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U.S. imports of Newsprint, in rolls or sheets decreased 1.97 percent through October to $735.31 million

U.S. imports of Newsprint, in rolls or sheets decreased 1.97 percent from $750.06 million to $735.31 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 378 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 341 for the last full year with a total value of $907.29 million, a $71.93 million, 7.35 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Finland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $725,260,733
2Spain $3,061,117
3New Zealand $1,855,944
4Sweden $1,248,129
5Finland $1,102,685
6United Kingdom $885,291
7Brazil $583,579
8Australia $545,985
9Norway $262,355
10Italy $113,057

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $43,496,233
2Detroit $31,080,736
3Duluth, Minn. $14,029,049
4St. Albans, Vt. $11,312,696
5Buffalo $9,267,015
6Seattle $9,024,297
7Pembina, N.D. $8,146,020
8Jacksonville/Tampa $5,115,160
9Portland, Maine $5,037,744
10Philadelphia $3,301,249

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:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 20.56 percent compared to last year to $101.01 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 9.42 percent compared to last year to $89.58 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. fell 9.17 percent compared to last year to $77.12 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 9.51 percent compared to last year to $57.17 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 5.73 percent compared to last year to $46.43 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 $20.88 million, 2.8 percent, (98.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain increased $3.06 million, 0 percent, (0.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 New Zealand increased $1.86 million, 0 percent, (0.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden decreased $41,524, 3.22 percent, (0.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Finland decreased $911,854, 45.26 percent, (0.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.62 percent of all these Newsprint, in rolls or sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $732.53 million of the $735.31 million total.

All totaled, 50.5 percent of all these Newsprint, in rolls or sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $371.32 million of the $735.31 million total