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

Imports: Nickel plates, sheets

Nickel plates, sheets, the No. 834 import by value totaled $10.35 million for the month of October, $85.44 million through October of 2018, and $94.88 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
1Germany$54.57 M
2Japan$10.82 M
3France$10.66 M
4United Kingdom$4.39 M
5Sweden$2.13 M
6Austria$744,032
7Switzerland$560,887
8China$488,881
9India$345,136
10The Netherlands$230,768
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $85.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $48,677,217
2Port of Boston $6,561,591
3Port of Houston $6,230,771
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $5,523,608
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,492,906
6Port of Philadelphia $2,572,877
7Port of Chester, Penn. $2,357,702
8Port of Los Angeles $1,392,285
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,390,189
10Philadelphia International Airport $1,289,343

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 4.85 percent through October to $85.44 million

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 4.85 percent from $81.49 million to $85.44 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 834 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 821 for the last full year with a total value of $94.88 million, a $9.87 million, 11.62 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 Boston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 France, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 3 Port of Boston, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $54,572,956
2Japan $10,815,283
3France $10,655,854
4United Kingdom $4,388,828
5Sweden $2,127,421
6Austria $744,032
7Switzerland $560,887
8China $488,881
9India $345,136
10The Netherlands $230,768

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $7,497,920
2Philadelphia $1,470,156
3Boston $1,115,462
4Laredo $760,650
5San Francisco $719,459
6Detroit $338,364
7Los Angeles $278,733
8Chicago $254,059
9Houston $116,637
10Cleveland $79,885

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 Newark rose 10.88 percent compared to last year to $48.68 million.
  • Port of Boston fell 0.06 percent compared to last year to $6.56 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 39.32 percent compared to last year to $6.23 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 212.34 percent compared to last year to $5.52 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 70.69 percent compared to last year to $3.49 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 $1.39 million, 2.61 percent, (63.87 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.08 million, 88.48 percent, (12.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $2.61 million, 32.42 percent, (12.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $6.19 million, 58.5 percent, (5.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden increased $175,113, 8.97 percent, (2.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.63 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $82.56 million of the $85.44 million total.

All totaled, 82.5 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $70.49 million of the $85.44 million total