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

Imports: Nickel plates, sheets

Nickel plates, sheets, the No. 772 import by value totaled $12.35 million for the month of March, $32.36 million through March of 2019, and $107.04 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
1Germany$21.14 M
2Japan$4.84 M
3France$2.69 M
4United Kingdom$2.21 M
5Sweden$388,233
6China$375,410
7Austria$301,551
8Norway$91,799
9India$80,624
10Switzerland$72,518
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $19,349,999
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,331,201
3Port of Houston $2,209,236
4Port of Chester, Penn. $1,866,232
5Port of Boston $1,491,957
6Port of Long Beach $817,846
7Port of Philadelphia $720,703
8Port of Mobile, Ala. $362,272
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $352,703
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $337,461

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 53.60 percent through March to $32.36 million

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 53.60 percent from $21.07 million to $32.36 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 772 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 854 for the last full year with a total value of $107.04 million, a $12.16 million, 12.82 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 France, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Port of Boston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 France, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Boston, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $21,140,790
2Japan $4,844,204
3France $2,688,359
4United Kingdom $2,206,065
5Sweden $388,233
6China $375,410
7Austria $301,551
8Norway $91,799
9India $80,624
10Switzerland $72,518

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $16,992,507
2Philadelphia $4,300,992
3Boston $3,343,110
4San Francisco $2,637,525
5Los Angeles $1,981,610
6Laredo $1,248,914
7Baltimore $1,216,214
8Chicago $755,721
9Houston $732,552
10Detroit $444,876

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 Newark rose 58.29 percent compared to last year to $19.35 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 256.09 percent compared to last year to $3.33 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 99.52 percent compared to last year to $2.21 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 89.72 percent compared to last year to $1.87 million.
  • Port of Boston fell 19.81 percent compared to last year to $1.49 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 Germany increased $8.4 million, 65.95 percent, (65.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $2.79 million, 136.38 percent, (14.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France decreased $248,312, 8.46 percent, (8.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $279,054, 14.48 percent, (6.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden decreased $368,746, 48.71 percent, (1.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.61 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $31.27 million of the $32.36 million total.

All totaled, 87.29 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $28.25 million of the $32.36 million total