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

Imports: Phenols; phenol-alcohols

Phenols; phenol-alcohols, the No. 705 import by value totaled $21.69 million for the month of July, $112.99 million through July of 2019, and $250.09 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
1Japan$28.64 M
2China$15.64 M
3Germany$13.59 M
4India$13.53 M
5Taiwan$9.74 M
6South Korea$7.78 M
7Singapore$6.76 M
8Thailand$5.04 M
9Switzerland$3.89 M
10Italy$2.02 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $112.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $20,281,144
2Port of Charleston $19,733,851
3Port of Houston $16,458,600
4Port of Los Angeles $13,496,412
5Port of Long Beach $9,384,656
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,019,061
7Port of New Orleans $5,653,177
8Port of Virginia $4,824,631
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,887,223
10Port 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

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $28,635,843
2China $15,637,405
3Germany $13,587,496
4India $13,530,433
5Taiwan $9,742,559
6South Korea $7,775,479
7Singapore $6,763,687
8Thailand $5,038,402
9Switzerland $3,894,304
10Italy $2,021,901

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $14,867,933
2Houston $11,758,800
3Charleston $11,450,734
4New York City $8,997,490
5Chicago $4,588,759
6Atlanta/Savannah $4,140,145
7New Orleans $4,015,167
8Seattle $3,919,419
9St. Louis $1,951,561
10Los Angeles $1,316,899

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