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

Imports: Portland, aluminous and slag cement

Portland, aluminous and slag cement, the No. 307 import by value totaled $98.25 million for the month of October, $978.17 million through October of 2018, and $984.5 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
1Canada$447.29 M
2Turkey$110.2 M
3China$84.03 M
4Greece$76.29 M
5Mexico$75.27 M
6France$34.4 M
7Spain$27.03 M
8South Korea$25.87 M
9Sweden$16.97 M
10Denmark$16.37 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $978.17 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $95,956,331
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $72,508,942
3Port of Seattle, Wash. $66,692,183
4Port of Virginia $51,844,390
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $50,802,325
6Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $36,798,636
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $36,020,750
8Port Everglades, Fla. $33,564,646
9Port of Newark $33,391,799
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $33,316,536

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 18.16 percent through October to $978.17 million

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 18.16 percent from $827.85 million to $978.17 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 307 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 321 for the last full year with a total value of $984.5 million, a $83.85 million, 9.31 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 China, No. 4 Greece and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Greece, No. 3 China, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $447,286,005
2Turkey $110,204,491
3China $84,033,761
4Greece $76,291,078
5Mexico $75,271,122
6France $34,398,898
7Spain $27,031,800
8South Korea $25,866,361
9Sweden $16,969,704
10Denmark $16,366,280

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $15,006,085
2Houston $12,328,536
3Norfolk $12,323,852
4Detroit $10,819,333
5Miami $6,451,923
6New York City $6,399,478
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,057,923
8San Francisco $5,374,487
9El Paso $5,210,157
10Laredo $5,164,889

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 Houston rose 15.98 percent compared to last year to $95.96 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 1.33 percent compared to last year to $72.51 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 21.59 percent compared to last year to $66.69 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 24.96 percent compared to last year to $51.84 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 31.57 percent compared to last year to $50.8 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 Canada increased $83.69 million, 23.02 percent, (45.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $40.91 million, 59.03 percent, (11.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $4.56 million, 5.74 percent, (8.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Greece decreased $11.73 million, 13.33 percent, (7.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $27.26 million, 56.77 percent, (7.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.08 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $793.09 million of the $978.17 million total.

All totaled, 34.53 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $337.8 million of the $978.17 million total