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

Imports: Nickel plates, sheets

Nickel plates, sheets, the No. 822 import by value totaled $9.4 million for the month of December, $107.04 million through December 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$64.38 M
2Japan$16.06 M
3France$12.87 M
4United Kingdom$6.01 M
5Sweden$3.65 M
6China$968,821
7Austria$943,734
8Switzerland$655,175
9India$465,306
10The Netherlands$242,437
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $107.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $56,295,212
2Port of Boston $8,619,158
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $7,438,426
4Port of Houston $7,219,479
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $5,664,628
6Port of Philadelphia $3,983,691
7Port of Chester, Penn. $3,708,517
8Port of Los Angeles $2,098,107
9Port of Long Beach $1,532,524
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,502,661

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 12.82 percent through December to $107.04 million

U.S. imports of Nickel plates, sheets increased 12.82 percent from $94.88 million to $107.04 million in 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 822 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 831 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 December 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 Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Houston 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $64,377,661
2Japan $16,059,484
3France $12,874,497
4United Kingdom $6,011,643
5Sweden $3,654,388
6China $968,821
7Austria $943,734
8Switzerland $655,175
9India $465,306
10The Netherlands $242,437

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $11,042,398
2Philadelphia $3,123,567
3Boston $2,571,947
4San Francisco $1,471,660
5Laredo $1,008,933
6Los Angeles $1,008,625
7Chicago $698,133
8Detroit $384,143
9Houston $232,108
10Cleveland $206,994

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 11.55 percent compared to last year to $56.3 million.
  • Port of Boston rose 4.46 percent compared to last year to $8.62 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 238.2 percent compared to last year to $7.44 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 33.96 percent compared to last year to $7.22 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 112.64 percent compared to last year to $5.66 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 $2.02 million, 3.24 percent, (60.14 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $9.88 million, 159.95 percent, (15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $3.95 million, 44.33 percent, (12.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $6.08 million, 50.29 percent, (5.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden increased $1.44 million, 65.13 percent, (3.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.2 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $102.98 million of the $107.04 million total.

All totaled, 79.63 percent of all these Nickel plates, sheets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $85.24 million of the $107.04 million total