Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Imports: Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds

Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds, the No. 62 import by value totaled $792.86 million for the month of March, $1.92 billion through March of 2019, and $5.41 billion for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific imports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Ireland$974.06 M
2Switzerland$323.71 M
3China$134.87 M
4Belgium$112.24 M
5India$83.3 M
6Japan$70.57 M
7Germany$68 M
8United Kingdom$62.5 M
9France$16.38 M
10Mexico$15.31 M
Data loading...
January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.92 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $430,749,147
2Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport $378,949,819
3Port of New Orleans $178,272,658
4Orlando International Airport $148,561,140
5Port Miami $115,627,866
6Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $93,105,154
7Port of Newark $85,326,837
8Port of Los Angeles $59,262,923
9San Juan International Airport, P.R. $56,881,996
10International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $54,922,050

U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds decreased 9.49 percent through March to $1.92 billion

U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds decreased 9.49 percent from $2.12 billion to $1.92 billion 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 62 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 58 for the last full year with a total value of $5.41 billion, a $502.79 million, 8.50 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 China, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Orlando International Airport and No. 5 Port Miami.

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 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 4 San Juan International Airport, P.R. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $974,063,519
2Switzerland $323,706,489
3China $134,869,212
4Belgium $112,243,076
5India $83,296,521
6Japan $70,565,575
7Germany $68,000,595
8United Kingdom $62,498,061
9France $16,382,049
10Mexico $15,306,397

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Juan $334,306,914
2Cleveland $321,997,826
3Chicago $224,620,439
4Washington, D.C. $185,779,181
5Los Angeles $117,231,557
6New York City $91,846,077
7Detroit $89,629,135
8St. Louis $75,122,243
9San Francisco $64,088,324
10Minneapolis $41,534,448

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 97.39 percent compared to last year to $430.75 million.
  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport fell 46.47 percent compared to last year to $378.95 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 95.85 percent compared to last year to $178.27 million.
  • Orlando International Airport totaled $148.56 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port Miami rose 2826987 percent compared to last year to $115.63 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 decreased $67.9 million, 6.52 percent, (50.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland increased $160.35 million, 98.16 percent, (16.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $52.64 million, 64.02 percent, (7.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Belgium decreased $62.26 million, 35.68 percent, (5.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $29.79 million, 55.67 percent, (4.35 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.97 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.63 billion of the $1.92 billion total.

All totaled, 65.34 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $1.25 billion of the $1.92 billion total