Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Phenols; phenol-alcohols

Phenols; phenol-alcohols, the No. 674 import by value totaled $13.5 million for the month of February, $32.7 million through February of 2020, and $191.4 million for all of 2019, 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
1Japan$8.72 M
2India$8.07 M
3China$3.27 M
4Germany$3.07 M
5Singapore$2.39 M
6Taiwan$1.5 M
7South Korea$1.45 M
8Thailand$1.07 M
9Colombia$608,230
10United Kingdom$494,014
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $6,178,142
2Port of Long Beach $5,501,661
3Port of Charleston $5,146,187
4Port of Houston $5,066,993
5Port of Los Angeles $2,449,463
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,547,286
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,377,019
8Port of Virginia $1,118,336
9Houston Int’l Airport $717,667
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $611,684

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 22.11 percent through February to $32.7 million

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 22.11 percent from $26.78 million to $32.7 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 674 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 733 for the last full year with a total value of $191.4 million, a $58.69 million, 23.47 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $8,717,998
2India $8,071,268
3China $3,271,422
4Germany $3,070,603
5Singapore $2,390,387
6Taiwan $1,504,040
7South Korea $1,453,560
8Thailand $1,069,323
9Colombia $608,230
10United Kingdom $494,014

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $4,042,815
2Cleveland $4,033,962
3Charleston $3,537,994
4Houston $1,581,782
5Chicago $1,353,497
6Atlanta/Savannah $980,441
7New Orleans $820,230
8Wilmington $791,779
9Great Falls, Mont. $755,820
10Los Angeles $560,055

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 4.81 percent compared to last year to $6.18 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 506.3 percent compared to last year to $5.5 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 10.79 percent compared to last year to $5.15 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 29.95 percent compared to last year to $5.07 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 34.31 percent compared to last year to $2.45 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 Japan increased $892,868, 11.41 percent, (26.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $4.56 million, 129.68 percent, (24.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $310,623, 10.49 percent, (10 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $28,662, 0.92 percent, (9.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Singapore increased $1.25 million, 110.07 percent, (7.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.04 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $25.52 million of the $32.7 million total.

All totaled, 74.43 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $24.34 million of the $32.7 million total