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

Imports: Phenols; phenol-alcohols

Phenols; phenol-alcohols, the No. 726 import by value totaled $15.95 million for the month of March, $42.73 million through March 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$11.87 M
2Germany$5.85 M
3India$5.04 M
4China$4.8 M
5Taiwan$4.42 M
6South Korea$3.86 M
7Thailand$2.02 M
8Singapore$1.51 M
9Italy$741,342
10France$658,902
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $42.73 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $8,322,081
2Port of Charleston $7,823,563
3Port of Los Angeles $6,450,049
4Port of Houston $6,273,090
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,297,157
6Port of Virginia $2,158,331
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,134,017
8Port of Long Beach $1,480,678
9Port of New Orleans $1,199,376
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,191,704

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 25.38 percent through March to $42.73 million

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols decreased 25.38 percent from $57.27 million to $42.73 million through the first three 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 726 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 656 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 March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Germany. 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $11,867,201
2Germany $5,845,116
3India $5,042,922
4China $4,796,237
5Taiwan $4,423,704
6South Korea $3,863,501
7Thailand $2,015,657
8Singapore $1,505,931
9Italy $741,342
10France $658,902

January – March 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 three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 29.52 percent compared to last year to $8.32 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 15.88 percent compared to last year to $7.82 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 29.18 percent compared to last year to $6.45 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 25.28 percent compared to last year to $6.27 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.21 percent compared to last year to $2.3 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 $2.48 million, 26.37 percent, (27.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $226,131, 4.02 percent, (13.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India decreased $5.59 million, 52.56 percent, (11.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $8.17 million, 63.02 percent, (11.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan decreased $2.56 million, 36.68 percent, (10.35 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.83 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $31.98 million of the $42.73 million total.

All totaled, 72.93 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $31.17 million of the $42.73 million total