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

Imports: Phenols; phenol-alcohols

Phenols; phenol-alcohols, the No. 638 import by value totaled $20.51 million for the month of October, $217.6 million through October of 2018, and $186.3 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$65.91 M
2Japan$37.14 M
3India$33.07 M
4Taiwan$20.99 M
5Germany$19.92 M
6South Korea$14.81 M
7Singapore$4.32 M
8Switzerland$3.81 M
9Italy$3.7 M
10Saudi Arabia$3.32 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $217.6 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $51,402,907
2Port of Newark $31,661,088
3Port of Los Angeles $22,875,747
4Port of Virginia $22,625,123
5Port of Houston $19,433,328
6Port of Long Beach $11,978,981
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $11,738,587
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,945,478
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,905,970
10Port of New Orleans $5,302,966

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 42.11 percent through October to $217.6 million

U.S. imports of Phenols; phenol-alcohols increased 42.11 percent from $153.12 million to $217.6 million through the first 10 months of 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 638 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 696 for the last full year with a total value of $186.3 million, a $9.25 million, 5.22 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 India, 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.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $65,912,377
2Japan $37,138,606
3India $33,068,199
4Taiwan $20,994,401
5Germany $19,924,181
6South Korea $14,813,757
7Singapore $4,323,898
8Switzerland $3,808,730
9Italy $3,696,013
10Saudi Arabia $3,322,824

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $9,459,148
2Charleston $7,505,458
3Houston $6,510,540
4New York City $4,615,426
5Chicago $2,603,286
6New Orleans $2,398,490
7St. Louis $1,881,221
8Seattle $1,433,224
9Atlanta/Savannah $1,195,122
10Wilmington $815,611

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 145.52 percent compared to last year to $51.4 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 50.33 percent compared to last year to $31.66 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 12.26 percent compared to last year to $22.88 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 33.61 percent compared to last year to $22.63 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 7.32 percent compared to last year to $19.43 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 $44.68 million, 210.45 percent, (30.29 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $10.82 million, 41.11 percent, (17.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $1.03 million, 3.22 percent, (15.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $6.56 million, 45.48 percent, (9.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $669,467, 3.48 percent, (9.16 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.36 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $177.04 million of the $217.6 million total.

All totaled, 68.01 percent of all these Phenols; phenol-alcohols imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $148 million of the $217.6 million total