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

Imports: Percussion caps, detenating fuses

Percussion caps, detenating fuses, the No. 595 import by value totaled $33.18 million for the month of October, $262.54 million through October of 2018, and $256.66 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
1Mexico$65.83 M
2Germany$58.24 M
3Canada$56.16 M
4Czech Republic$40.55 M
5Thailand$15 M
6Austria$9.07 M
7France$4.62 M
8Spain$4.41 M
9Brazil$2.68 M
10Japan$1.75 M
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U.S. imports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 24.30 percent through October to $262.54 million

U.S. imports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 24.30 percent from $211.22 million to $262.54 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 595 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 624 for the last full year with a total value of $256.66 million, a $25.54 million, 11.05 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Czech Republic, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $65,827,726
2Germany $58,239,197
3Canada $56,158,020
4Czech Republic $40,549,278
5Thailand $15,001,468
6Austria $9,065,086
7France $4,616,372
8Spain $4,406,857
9Brazil $2,683,018
10Japan $1,751,223

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $10,320,994
2Houston $8,820,309
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $8,770,798
4Dallas $4,020,304
5Los Angeles $2,777,973
6Phoenix/Nogales $2,251,416
7New York City $1,980,434
8Jacksonville/Tampa $930,581
9Great Falls, Mont. $697,409
10Miami $400,700

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:

  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 77.18 percent compared to last year to $64.2 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 5.1 percent compared to last year to $56.11 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 8.07 percent compared to last year to $38.51 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 23.78 percent compared to last year to $24.69 million.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 60.39 percent compared to last year to $22.73 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 Mexico increased $5.91 million, 9.87 percent, (25.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $32.42 million, 125.58 percent, (22.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $2.69 million, 5.03 percent, (21.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Czech Republic increased $9.01 million, 28.57 percent, (15.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $2.28 million, 17.91 percent, (5.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.8 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $235.78 million of the $262.54 million total.

All totaled, 78.55 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $206.22 million of the $262.54 million total