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

Imports: Nickel powders, flakes

Nickel powders, flakes, the No. 783 import by value totaled $10.78 million for the month of July, $75.28 million through July 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$44.91 M
2United Kingdom$7.95 M
3Finland$4.56 M
4Russia$3.76 M
5South Africa$3.41 M
6Australia$2.9 M
7Germany$2 M
8Belgium$1.73 M
9Japan$1.51 M
10India$797,020
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $75.28 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $12,496,962
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,706,905
3Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $10,065,393
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $9,551,154
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,431,840
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $4,528,577
7Port of Newark $3,131,788
8Port of Philadelphia $2,950,609
9Port of Charleston $2,883,230
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,977,950

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 10.20 percent through July to $75.28 million

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 10.20 percent from $83.83 million to $75.28 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 783 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 763 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Finland, No. 4 Russia and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., 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 Finland, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Belgium. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $44,911,109
2United Kingdom $7,947,860
3Finland $4,559,983
4Russia $3,755,449
5South Africa $3,414,720
6Australia $2,900,779
7Germany $1,999,275
8Belgium $1,734,152
9Japan $1,507,264
10India $797,020

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 20.96 percent compared to last year to $12.5 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 43.47 percent compared to last year to $11.71 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 15.18 percent compared to last year to $10.07 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 31.88 percent compared to last year to $9.55 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 100.93 percent compared to last year to $6.43 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 $8.62 million, 16.11 percent, (59.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $2.45 million, 23.56 percent, (10.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Finland increased $863,793, 23.37 percent, (6.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Russia increased $3.36 million, 842.44 percent, (4.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa increased $75,874, 2.27 percent, (4.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.8 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $64.59 million of the $75.28 million total.

All totaled, 66.75 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $50.25 million of the $75.28 million total