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

Imports: Organic compound precious metals

Organic compound precious metals, the No. 757 import by value totaled $4.87 million for the month of October, $126.19 million through October of 2018, and $76.95 million 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
1South Africa$48.24 M
2Italy$32.58 M
3Japan$13.51 M
4United Kingdom$8.89 M
5Germany$8.11 M
6Argentina$7.6 M
7Croatia$1.59 M
8India$1.32 M
9China$1.14 M
10Brazil$978,866
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U.S. imports of Organic compound precious metals increased 99.54 percent through October to $126.19 million

U.S. imports of Organic compound precious metals increased 99.54 percent from $63.24 million to $126.19 million 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 757 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 869 for the last full year with a total value of $76.95 million, a $31.2 million, 68.19 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 South Africa, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Africa, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Africa $48,241,329
2Italy $32,581,528
3Japan $13,506,259
4United Kingdom $8,886,541
5Germany $8,106,099
6Argentina $7,598,646
7Croatia $1,589,158
8India $1,315,421
9China $1,144,263
10Brazil $978,866

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $44,671,956
2New York City $7,703,121
3Philadelphia $4,910,352
4Los Angeles $3,944,154
5New Orleans $891,021
6Houston $779,188
7Charleston $572,024
8Chicago $520,734
9San Francisco $505,551
10Detroit $173,736

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:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 2278.52 percent compared to last year to $45.14 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 5.06 percent compared to last year to $24.58 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 81.74 percent compared to last year to $20.54 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 13.67 percent compared to last year to $9.3 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 161.41 percent compared to last year to $5.46 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 South Africa increased $21.18 million, 78.25 percent, (38.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $31.9 million, 4682.33 percent, (25.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $38,412, 0.28 percent, (10.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $6.22 million, 233 percent, (7.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $949,445, 13.27 percent, (6.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.21 percent of all these Organic compound precious metals imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $111.32 million of the $126.19 million total.

All totaled, 83.22 percent of all these Organic compound precious metals imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $105.02 million of the $126.19 million total