Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Nickel powders, flakes

Nickel powders, flakes, the No. 809 import by value totaled $6.8 million for the month of February, $16.16 million through February of 2020, and $128.77 million for all of 2019, 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$9.77 M
2United Kingdom$2.08 M
3Finland$1.17 M
4South Africa$1.11 M
5Australia$1.07 M
6Spain$224,712
7France$182,409
8China$181,590
9Belgium$163,946
10Germany$148,050
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $16.16 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $4,013,725
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,167,580
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,112,876
4Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,869,978
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,676,954
6Port of Philadelphia $1,075,663
7Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $845,500
8Port of Newark $398,500
9Port of New Orleans $326,548
10Port of Charleston $277,055

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 20.53 percent through February to $16.16 million

U.S. imports of Nickel powders, flakes decreased 20.53 percent from $20.33 million to $16.16 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 809 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 785 for the last full year with a total value of $128.77 million, a $11.31 million, 8.07 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $9,768,570
2United Kingdom $2,075,494
3Finland $1,172,921
4South Africa $1,106,304
5Australia $1,068,841
6Spain $224,712
7France $182,409
8China $181,590
9Belgium $163,946
10Germany $148,050

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $2,507,597
2Baltimore $1,809,086
3Great Falls, Mont. $1,678,643
4Buffalo $1,442,705
5Atlanta/Savannah $532,304
6Pembina, N.D. $527,055
7Mobile $317,466
8Houston $255,153
9New York City $234,956
10New Orleans $158,055

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 0.34 percent compared to last year to $4.01 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 19.68 percent compared to last year to $2.17 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 32.98 percent compared to last year to $2.11 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 67.79 percent compared to last year to $1.87 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 2.51 percent compared to last year to $1.68 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 $3.99 million, 28.98 percent, (60.47 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom increased $407,140, 24.4 percent, (12.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Finland decreased $1,165, 0.1 percent, (7.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa increased $666,744, 151.68 percent, (6.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Australia increased $667,915, 166.59 percent, (6.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.04 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $15.19 million of the $16.16 million total.

All totaled, 73.3 percent of all these Nickel powders, flakes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $11.84 million of the $16.16 million total