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

Imports: Oil-based dyes for paints

Oil-based dyes for paints, the No. 418 import by value totaled $44.33 million for the month of June, $297.98 million through June of 2020, and $655.72 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$97.39 M
2Japan$51.88 M
3Germany$42.23 M
4Mexico$12.67 M
5The Netherlands$10.59 M
6Italy$10.09 M
7South Korea$9.04 M
8United Kingdom$8.07 M
9France$6.88 M
10China$6.36 M
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U.S. imports of Oil-based dyes for paints decreased 6.30 percent through June to $297.98 million

U.S. imports of Oil-based dyes for paints decreased 6.30 percent from $318.02 million to $297.98 million through the first six 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 418 through June among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 433 for the last full year with a total value of $655.72 million, a $9.87 million, 1.53 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 3.23 percent compared to last year to $48.33 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 3.58 percent compared to last year to $34.11 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 6.47 percent compared to last year to $23.94 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.88 percent compared to last year to $19.41 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 35.07 percent compared to last year to $17.59 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 $9.6 million, 8.97 percent, (32.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $3.99 million, 8.33 percent, (17.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $2.1 million, 4.74 percent, (14.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $8.46 million, 40.05 percent, (4.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $867,417, 8.92 percent, (3.55 percent market share).

All totaled, 72.07 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $214.75 million of the $297.98 million total.

All totaled, 48.12 percent of all these Oil-based dyes for paints imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $143.39 million of the $297.98 million total