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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Imports: Percussion caps, detenating fuses

Percussion caps, detenating fuses, the No. 572 import by value totaled $26.89 million for the month of July, $194.41 million through July of 2019, and $312.03 million for all of 2018, 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$53.89 M
2Germany$48.07 M
3Canada$30.27 M
4Czech Republic$25.62 M
5Austria$10.34 M
6Thailand$7.76 M
7France$3.34 M
8Singapore$3.23 M
9Spain$2.77 M
10Brazil$2.62 M
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U.S. imports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 10.15 percent through July to $194.41 million

U.S. imports of Percussion caps, detenating fuses increased 10.15 percent from $176.5 million to $194.41 million through the first seven 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 572 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 600 for the last full year with a total value of $312.03 million, a $55.37 million, 21.57 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Austria. 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 Germany, 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $53,894,441
2Germany $48,066,883
3Canada $30,270,865
4Czech Republic $25,616,566
5Austria $10,335,924
6Thailand $7,762,525
7France $3,342,050
8Singapore $3,229,040
9Spain $2,767,746
10Brazil $2,619,907

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $25,187,734
2Houston $19,973,534
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $18,090,534
4Dallas $8,928,059
5New York City $4,983,758
6Los Angeles $4,510,862
7Phoenix/Nogales $2,251,416
8Great Falls, Mont. $1,423,450
9El Paso $1,369,429
10Jacksonville/Tampa $933,931

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas rose 20.63 percent compared to last year to $49.57 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 17.76 percent compared to last year to $31.37 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 21.92 percent compared to last year to $31.13 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 41.52 percent compared to last year to $21.57 million.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas fell 9.85 percent compared to last year to $13.55 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 $11.14 million, 26.06 percent, (27.72 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $10.87 million, 29.23 percent, (24.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $8.32 million, 21.55 percent, (15.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Czech Republic decreased $2.5 million, 8.88 percent, (13.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Austria increased $4.4 million, 74.04 percent, (5.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.51 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $168.18 million of the $194.41 million total.

All totaled, 75.71 percent of all these Percussion caps, detenating fuses imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $147.19 million of the $194.41 million total