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

Imports: Portland, aluminous and slag cement

Portland, aluminous and slag cement, the No. 310 import by value totaled $95.26 million for the month of December, $1.16 billion through December 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$532 M
2Turkey$117.74 M
3China$100.41 M
4Greece$93.78 M
5Mexico$90.62 M
6France$41.2 M
7Spain$30.13 M
8South Korea$28.47 M
9Denmark$22.97 M
10Sweden$19.9 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.16 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $107,384,780
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $91,098,055
3Port of Seattle, Wash. $78,227,926
4Port of Virginia $64,988,184
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $60,471,193
6Port of Tampa, Fla. $43,820,559
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $41,944,495
8Port of San Francisco, Calif. $40,635,944
9Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $39,702,624
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $39,234,711

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 17.43 percent through December to $1.16 billion

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 17.43 percent from $984.5 million to $1.16 billion 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 310 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 320 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $531,999,506
2Turkey $117,736,589
3China $100,410,126
4Greece $93,780,436
5Mexico $90,620,141
6France $41,195,848
7Spain $30,125,417
8South Korea $28,472,273
9Denmark $22,968,606
10Sweden $19,904,964

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $25,704,215
2Norfolk $23,519,084
3Seattle $22,849,231
4Houston $18,791,471
5San Francisco $13,023,106
6Miami $10,242,096
7New York City $9,635,386
8Laredo $8,667,581
9Jacksonville/Tampa $8,582,922
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $8,169,573

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 10.7 percent compared to last year to $107.38 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 0.2 percent compared to last year to $91.1 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 20.09 percent compared to last year to $78.23 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 27.17 percent compared to last year to $64.99 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 26.1 percent compared to last year to $60.47 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 $95.92 million, 22 percent, (46.02 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $41.39 million, 54.2 percent, (10.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $4 million, 4.15 percent, (8.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Greece decreased $10.44 million, 10.02 percent, (8.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $30.17 million, 49.9 percent, (7.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.84 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $934.55 million of the $1.16 billion total.

All totaled, 34.79 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $402.17 million of the $1.16 billion total