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

Imports: Photo paper

Photo paper, the No. 1089 import by value totaled $835,954 for the month of October, $11.42 million through October of 2018, and $12.68 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
1United Kingdom$5.22 M
2Japan$2.38 M
3The Netherlands$2 M
4Czech Republic$606,140
5Mexico$370,293
6Switzerland$341,070
7China$106,946
8Taiwan$105,852
9Malaysia$68,636
10Italy$68,025
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $11.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $3,813,364
2Port of Los Angeles $2,622,660
3Port of Charleston $1,855,427
4Port of Long Beach $952,451
5Port of Philadelphia $656,277
6Pharr International Bridge in Texas $370,293
7Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. $288,820
8Port of Virginia $179,856
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $172,620
10Port Miami $79,843

U.S. imports of Photo paper increased 8.80 percent through October to $11.42 million

U.S. imports of Photo paper increased 8.80 percent from $10.49 million to $11.42 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 1089 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1090 for the last full year with a total value of $12.68 million, a $26.24 million, 67.42 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $5,217,415
2Japan $2,381,133
3The Netherlands $1,996,376
4Czech Republic $606,140
5Mexico $370,293
6Switzerland $341,070
7China $106,946
8Taiwan $105,852
9Malaysia $68,636
10Italy $68,025

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $513,734
2New York City $492,028
3Los Angeles $317,568
4Charleston $312,198
5Atlanta/Savannah $157,226
6Laredo $16,097
7Cleveland $12,867
8Boston $4,462
9Phoenix/Nogales $3,737
10Buffalo $3,343

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 Newark rose 359.36 percent compared to last year to $3.81 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2.79 percent compared to last year to $2.62 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 64.29 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 121.6 percent compared to last year to $952,451.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 2881.72 percent compared to last year to $656,277.

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 United Kingdom increased $13,193, 0.25 percent, (45.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $202,713, 7.85 percent, (20.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands increased $807,674, 67.95 percent, (17.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Czech Republic increased $331,914, 121.04 percent, (5.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $239,583, 183.29 percent, (3.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.61 percent of all these Photo paper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $10.57 million of the $11.42 million total.

All totaled, 86.73 percent of all these Photo paper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $9.9 million of the $11.42 million total