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

Imports: Newsprint, in rolls or sheets

Newsprint, in rolls or sheets, the No. 397 import by value totaled $63.39 million for the month of July, $452.93 million through July of 2019, and $877.18 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
1Canada$443.79 M
2New Zealand$3.11 M
3United Kingdom$2.01 M
4Sweden$1.31 M
5Brazil$841,117
6Spain$796,400
7South Korea$295,922
8Australia$230,327
9Finland$156,142
10India$98,592
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U.S. imports of Newsprint, in rolls or sheets decreased 12.10 percent through July to $452.93 million

U.S. imports of Newsprint, in rolls or sheets decreased 12.10 percent from $515.26 million to $452.93 million through the first seven 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 397 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 373 for the last full year with a total value of $877.18 million, a $30.11 million, 3.32 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 New Zealand, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Brazil. 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Finland and No. 5 Brazil. 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $443,785,109
2New Zealand $3,108,351
3United Kingdom $2,007,004
4Sweden $1,310,701
5Brazil $841,117
6Spain $796,400
7South Korea $295,922
8Australia $230,327
9Finland $156,142
10India $98,592

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $90,039,454
2Detroit $59,142,718
3Duluth, Minn. $30,430,998
4St. Albans, Vt. $24,671,239
5Buffalo $19,444,205
6Seattle $13,686,074
7Pembina, N.D. $12,241,724
8Philadelphia $8,946,298
9Portland, Maine $8,686,619
10Jacksonville/Tampa $7,166,420

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 25.66 percent compared to last year to $51.84 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 22.16 percent compared to last year to $49.37 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. fell 14.97 percent compared to last year to $45.8 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.71 percent compared to last year to $31.5 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 21.41 percent compared to last year to $31.45 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 $66.72 million, 13.07 percent, (97.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 New Zealand increased $2.92 million, 1576.13 percent, (0.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $1.92 million, 2085.95 percent, (0.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $456,784, 53.49 percent, (0.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $518,539, 160.75 percent, (0.19 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.59 percent of all these Newsprint, in rolls or sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $451.05 million of the $452.93 million total.

All totaled, 46.36 percent of all these Newsprint, in rolls or sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $209.96 million of the $452.93 million total