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

Imports: Personal toiletries for shaving, etc.

Personal toiletries for shaving, etc., the No. 381 import by value totaled $84.8 million for the month of October, $723.87 million through October of 2018, and $749.77 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
1China$228.46 M
2Canada$159.95 M
3Mexico$126.62 M
4France$43.63 M
5United Kingdom$22.22 M
6India$20.51 M
7Spain$14.17 M
8South Korea$11.22 M
9Taiwan$10.77 M
10Thailand$10.17 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $723.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $121,565,863
2Port of Newark $114,044,930
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $65,806,356
4Port Laredo $51,159,724
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $48,084,098
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $31,092,013
7Port of Virginia $27,271,218
8Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $26,049,896
9Port of Long Beach $25,103,840
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $23,458,057

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 18.46 percent through October to $723.87 million

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 18.46 percent from $611.06 million to $723.87 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 381 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 399 for the last full year with a total value of $749.77 million, a $13.83 million, 1.88 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $228,460,617
2Canada $159,948,700
3Mexico $126,619,115
4France $43,625,012
5United Kingdom $22,220,106
6India $20,509,953
7Spain $14,170,645
8South Korea $11,220,520
9Taiwan $10,767,397
10Thailand $10,166,033

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $20,128,378
2Los Angeles $17,993,408
3Detroit $16,341,334
4Laredo $11,624,329
5El Paso $10,698,613
6Cleveland $6,774,317
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,405,018
8Seattle $4,885,496
9Buffalo $4,763,468
10Chicago $4,743,118

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:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 49.45 percent compared to last year to $121.57 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.85 percent compared to last year to $114.04 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 43.83 percent compared to last year to $65.81 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 24.85 percent compared to last year to $51.16 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 7.68 percent compared to last year to $48.08 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 China increased $79.62 million, 53.49 percent, (31.56 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $5.98 million, 3.89 percent, (22.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $7.03 million, 5.88 percent, (17.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $4.18 million, 10.6 percent, (6.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $1.6 million, 7.77 percent, (3.07 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.25 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $580.87 million of the $723.87 million total.

All totaled, 55.35 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $400.66 million of the $723.87 million total