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

Imports: Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds

Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds, the No. 80 import by value totaled $486.67 million for the month of October, $4.92 billion through October of 2018, and $5.92 billion 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
1Ireland$2.26 B
2United Kingdom$501.96 M
3China$327.6 M
4Switzerland$261.16 M
5Belgium$259.28 M
6Germany$257.43 M
7India$250.24 M
8Japan$215.55 M
9Spain$144.99 M
10Singapore$111.28 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.92 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport $1,400,250,497
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $685,684,198
3Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $474,908,126
4San Juan International Airport, P.R. $441,652,963
5Port of New Orleans $246,080,672
6Port of Los Angeles $154,229,167
7Port of Virginia $153,722,168
8Port of Newark $142,198,521
9Port of Chester, Penn. $113,084,586
10W.K. Kellogg Airport, Mich. $88,126,842

U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds decreased 6.12 percent through October to $4.92 billion

U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds decreased 6.12 percent from $5.24 billion to $4.92 billion 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 80 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 70 for the last full year with a total value of $5.92 billion, a $1.27 billion, 17.62 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 China, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 4 San Juan International Airport, P.R. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 San Juan International Airport, P.R., No. 4 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Boston’s Logan International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $2,262,125,450
2United Kingdom $501,959,023
3China $327,600,441
4Switzerland $261,162,273
5Belgium $259,281,243
6Germany $257,429,745
7India $250,241,631
8Japan $215,550,568
9Spain $144,987,660
10Singapore $111,281,671

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $312,222,494
2San Juan $241,956,229
3Chicago $162,212,217
4Washington, D.C. $135,280,390
5Detroit $88,999,644
6San Francisco $62,021,883
7St. Louis $49,291,531
8New York City $46,086,336
9Los Angeles $43,511,158
10Minneapolis $27,113,248

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:

  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport fell 13.49 percent compared to last year to $1.4 billion.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 1.27 percent compared to last year to $685.68 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. rose 27.6 percent compared to last year to $474.91 million.
  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. fell 28.07 percent compared to last year to $441.65 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 304.53 percent compared to last year to $246.08 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 Ireland increased $221.38 million, 10.85 percent, (45.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $12.49 million, 2.43 percent, (10.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $32.52 million, 11.02 percent, (6.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland decreased $97.66 million, 27.22 percent, (5.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $211.05 million, 44.87 percent, (5.27 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.41 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $3.61 billion of the $4.92 billion total.

All totaled, 66.02 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.25 billion of the $4.92 billion total