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

Imports: Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets

Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets, the No. 541 import by value totaled $29.85 million for the month of December, $383.51 million through December of 2018, and $342.48 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$187.3 M
2Canada$78.33 M
3Mexico$49.36 M
4Malaysia$26.16 M
5Germany$7.06 M
6Italy$5.32 M
7Philippines$3.83 M
8South Africa$3.44 M
9Egypt$2.92 M
10South Korea$2.55 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $383.51 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $83,636,154
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $41,978,907
3Port of Newark $31,055,780
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $28,300,711
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $20,192,039
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $18,789,550
7Port of Long Beach $17,088,698
8Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $12,306,717
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $11,486,572
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $10,013,732

U.S. imports of Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets increased 11.98 percent through December to $383.51 million

U.S. imports of Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets increased 11.98 percent from $342.48 million to $383.51 million in 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 541 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 549 for the last full year with a total value of $342.48 million, a $37.84 million, 12.42 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December 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 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $187,300,337
2Canada $78,326,514
3Mexico $49,356,709
4Malaysia $26,158,344
5Germany $7,055,315
6Italy $5,321,737
7Philippines $3,830,035
8South Africa $3,440,299
9Egypt $2,921,971
10South Korea $2,552,134

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $17,461,200
2Atlanta/Savannah $9,515,902
3New York City $7,986,577
4Detroit $7,781,012
5Chicago $7,327,781
6San Diego $6,983,573
7Seattle $5,330,698
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,229,335
9Cleveland $4,856,464
10Laredo $3,940,273

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 16.23 percent compared to last year to $83.64 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 25.38 percent compared to last year to $41.98 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 23.75 percent compared to last year to $31.06 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 5.61 percent compared to last year to $28.3 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 6.62 percent compared to last year to $20.19 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 $19.48 million, 11.61 percent, (48.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $2.33 million, 2.89 percent, (20.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $10.25 million, 26.22 percent, (12.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia increased $10.31 million, 65.08 percent, (6.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $1.29 million, 22.37 percent, (1.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.79 percent of all these Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $348.2 million of the $383.51 million total.

All totaled, 53.5 percent of all these Plastic baths, washbasins, toilets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $205.16 million of the $383.51 million total