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

Imports: Personal toiletries for shaving, etc.

Personal toiletries for shaving, etc., the No. 375 import by value totaled $78.55 million for the month of December, $878.76 million through December 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$274.56 M
2Canada$198.84 M
3Mexico$154.6 M
4France$51.21 M
5United Kingdom$26.49 M
6India$24.8 M
7Spain$17.15 M
8South Korea$14.78 M
9Thailand$12.18 M
10Taiwan$12.1 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $878.76 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $150,491,248
2Port of Newark $132,545,426
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $78,042,637
4Port Laredo $63,319,319
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $57,759,360
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $36,591,820
7Port of Virginia $33,226,327
8Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $32,905,818
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $31,169,668
10Port of Long Beach $31,008,822

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 17.20 percent through December to $878.76 million

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 17.20 percent from $749.77 million to $878.76 million in 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 375 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 396 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $274,564,984
2Canada $198,837,788
3Mexico $154,603,676
4France $51,213,038
5United Kingdom $26,488,352
6India $24,802,899
7Spain $17,154,466
8South Korea $14,775,047
9Thailand $12,179,960
10Taiwan $12,099,813

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $31,571,548
2New York City $28,943,843
3Detroit $24,076,580
4Laredo $18,708,591
5El Paso $16,726,315
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,559,671
7Buffalo $9,771,312
8Cleveland $8,749,488
9New Orleans $8,114,681
10Seattle $7,961,614

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 49.83 percent compared to last year to $150.49 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 20.12 percent compared to last year to $132.55 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 37.7 percent compared to last year to $78.04 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 19.62 percent compared to last year to $63.32 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 8.88 percent compared to last year to $57.76 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 $87.13 million, 46.49 percent, (31.24 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $5.47 million, 2.83 percent, (22.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $11.43 million, 7.98 percent, (17.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $5.13 million, 11.13 percent, (5.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $2.49 million, 10.37 percent, (3.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.31 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $705.71 million of the $878.76 million total.

All totaled, 54.87 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $482.16 million of the $878.76 million total