Total Trade: $112.99 million
|1||Port of Newark||$20,281,144|
|2||Port of Charleston||$19,733,851|
|3||Port of Houston||$16,458,600|
|4||Port of Los Angeles||$13,496,412|
|5||Port of Long Beach||$9,384,656|
|6||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$6,019,061|
|7||Port of New Orleans||$5,653,177|
|8||Port of Virginia||$4,824,631|
|9||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$2,887,223|
|10||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$2,324,158|
U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 28.55 percent through July to $112.99 million
U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 28.55 percent from $158.14 million to $112.99 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 705 through July 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 $250.09 million, a $63.79 million, 34.24 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 India and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 India, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Houston.
January – July 2019
|4||New York City||$8,997,490|
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:
- Port of Newark fell 16.34 percent compared to last year to $20.28 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 43.63 percent compared to last year to $19.73 million.
- Port of Houston rose 33.8 percent compared to last year to $16.46 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 20.66 percent compared to last year to $13.5 million.
- Port of Long Beach fell 0.65 percent compared to last year to $9.38 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 $3.2 million, 12.59 percent, (25.34 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $33.89 million, 68.43 percent, (13.84 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $1.99 million, 12.78 percent, (12.02 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $11.88 million, 46.76 percent, (11.97 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan decreased $5.11 million, 34.41 percent, (8.62 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 71.8 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $81.13 million of the $112.99 million total.
All totaled, 70.23 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $79.35 million of the $112.99 million total