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

Imports: Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds

Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds, the No. 24 import by value totaled $810.9 million for the month of February, $2.39 billion through February of 2020, and $6.67 billion 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
1Ireland$1.42 B
2United Kingdom$400.23 M
3Switzerland$232.72 M
4Belgium$75.77 M
5China$68.7 M
6Germany$52.8 M
7India$34.46 M
8France$29.52 M
9Mexico$21.98 M
10Japan$15.71 M
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U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds increased 112.91 percent through February to $2.39 billion

U.S. imports of Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds increased 112.91 percent from $1.12 billion to $2.39 billion 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 24 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 69 for the last full year with a total value of $6.67 billion, a $1.25 billion, 23.14 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Switzerland, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Orlando International Airport, No. 2 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport and No. 5 San Juan International Airport, P.R..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 China, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, No. 3 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 4 Orlando International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $1,421,595,307
2United Kingdom $400,230,712
3Switzerland $232,721,654
4Belgium $75,766,775
5China $68,698,710
6Germany $52,801,524
7India $34,459,356
8France $29,521,028
9Mexico $21,976,025
10Japan $15,709,803

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Jacksonville/Tampa $280,332,055
2Chicago $169,937,172
3Philadelphia $125,518,710
4San Juan $38,286,175
5Washington, D.C. $24,542,587
6St. Louis $18,967,518
7Los Angeles $15,492,517
8New York City $15,401,842
9New Orleans $11,201,048
10Charleston $10,685,291

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:

  • Orlando International Airport rose 51220252 percent compared to last year to $1.15 billion.
  • Philadelphia International Airport rose 6698.56 percent compared to last year to $388.66 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 33.14 percent compared to last year to $278.54 million.
  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport rose 15.14 percent compared to last year to $191.04 million.
  • San Juan International Airport, P.R. fell 9.43 percent compared to last year to $49.75 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 $1.02 billion, 256.24 percent, (59.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom increased $344.55 million, 618.84 percent, (16.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Switzerland decreased $81.61 million, 25.96 percent, (9.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Belgium increased $14.22 million, 23.1 percent, (3.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $24.06 million, 25.94 percent, (2.87 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.94 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $2.2 billion of the $2.39 billion total.

All totaled, 86.14 percent of all these Nucleic acids and salts, heterocyclic compounds imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.06 billion of the $2.39 billion total