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

Imports: Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets

Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets, the No. 536 import by value totaled $27.21 million for the month of March, $95.5 million through March of 2019, and $383.51 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
1China$50.08 M
2Canada$19.76 M
3Mexico$11.79 M
4Malaysia$5.4 M
5Germany$1.2 M
6Egypt$885,424
7Italy$879,425
8South Africa$725,512
9Philippines$709,727
10South Korea$497,999
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $95.5 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $18,314,769
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,096,356
3Port of Newark $8,578,094
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $7,794,519
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,073,452
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,604,058
7Port of Long Beach $4,170,727
8Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $3,233,613
9Port Laredo $3,162,344
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,403,019

U.S. imports of Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets increased 4.81 percent through March to $95.5 million

U.S. imports of Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets increased 4.81 percent from $91.12 million to $95.5 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 536 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 543 for the last full year with a total value of $383.51 million, a $41.03 million, 11.98 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $50,075,523
2Canada $19,757,154
3Mexico $11,791,727
4Malaysia $5,399,492
5Germany $1,203,776
6Egypt $885,424
7Italy $879,425
8South Africa $725,512
9Philippines $709,727
10South Korea $497,999

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $24,772,297
2Atlanta/Savannah $13,920,853
3Detroit $10,743,812
4New York City $10,123,183
5San Diego $9,606,742
6Chicago $8,905,585
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $7,154,216
8Seattle $7,129,765
9Laredo $5,911,288
10Cleveland $5,703,860

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 Los Angeles fell 2.08 percent compared to last year to $18.31 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 70.14 percent compared to last year to $14.1 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 5.82 percent compared to last year to $8.58 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 11.98 percent compared to last year to $7.79 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 19.31 percent compared to last year to $6.07 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 $4.59 million, 10.1 percent, (52.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $164,828, 0.84 percent, (20.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $591,665, 5.28 percent, (12.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia increased $1.96 million, 57.1 percent, (5.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $859,188, 41.65 percent, (1.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.38 percent of all these Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $88.23 million of the $95.5 million total.

All totaled, 57.44 percent of all these Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $54.86 million of the $95.5 million total