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

Imports: Nickel powders, flakes

Nickel powders, flakes, the No. 780 import by value totaled $10.54 million for the month of March, $30.87 million through March of 2019, and $140.08 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$20.44 M
2United Kingdom$2.48 M
3Russia$1.96 M
4Finland$1.73 M
5South Africa$903,828
6Germany$875,911
7Australia$825,710
8Japan$589,350
9Belgium$322,693
10China$249,859
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $30.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,488,587
2Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $5,405,801
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,821,856
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $4,210,538
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,905,046
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,972,212
7Port of Newark $1,091,693
8Port of Philadelphia $846,040
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $680,834
10Port of Long Beach $598,293

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 2.59 percent through March to $30.87 million

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 2.59 percent from $31.69 million to $30.87 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 780 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 774 for the last full year with a total value of $140.08 million, a $48.23 million, 52.51 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Finland and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 South Africa, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $20,441,227
2United Kingdom $2,479,468
3Russia $1,964,443
4Finland $1,734,994
5South Africa $903,828
6Germany $875,911
7Australia $825,710
8Japan $589,350
9Belgium $322,693
10China $249,859

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $11,182,829
2Buffalo $8,245,551
3Great Falls, Mont. $6,282,537
4Baltimore $4,920,513
5Chicago $2,608,947
6Pembina, N.D. $2,544,618
7Philadelphia $1,396,314
8Atlanta/Savannah $1,239,115
9New York City $840,135
10Houston $735,358

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 14.27 percent compared to last year to $5.49 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 11.92 percent compared to last year to $5.41 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 43.78 percent compared to last year to $4.82 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 75.87 percent compared to last year to $4.21 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 159.86 percent compared to last year to $2.91 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 $431,768, 2.07 percent, (66.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $1.72 million, 40.96 percent, (8.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Russia increased $1.96 million, 0 percent, (6.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Finland increased $1.07 million, 162.18 percent, (5.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa decreased $766,565, 45.89 percent, (2.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.17 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $27.52 million of the $30.87 million total.

All totaled, 73.97 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $22.83 million of the $30.87 million total