Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Portland, aluminous and slag cement

Portland, aluminous and slag cement, the No. 347 import by value totaled $71.19 million for the month of February, $141.82 million through February of 2020, and $1.19 billion for all of 2019, 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$46.32 M
2Turkey$28.74 M
3Mexico$17.57 M
4Greece$12.22 M
5South Korea$7.67 M
6Vietnam$6.07 M
7Spain$4.17 M
8Taiwan$3.94 M
9Egypt$3.93 M
10China$3.59 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $141.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $18,080,524
2Port of San Francisco, Calif. $12,484,844
3Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,170,571
4Port of Tampa, Fla. $8,381,296
5Port Everglades, Fla. $8,213,869
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,009,718
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $6,617,407
8Port of Portland, Ore. $6,089,524
9Port of Newark $4,486,087
10Port of Honolulu, Hawaii $3,944,180

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 13.55 percent through February to $141.82 million

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 13.55 percent from $124.9 million to $141.82 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 347 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 400 for the last full year with a total value of $1.19 billion, a $32.11 million, 2.78 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Greece and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of San Francisco, Calif., No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Port of Tampa, Fla. and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $46,322,349
2Turkey $28,744,680
3Mexico $17,567,202
4Greece $12,215,243
5South Korea $7,668,494
6Vietnam $6,066,913
7Spain $4,167,930
8Taiwan $3,944,180
9Egypt $3,932,422
10China $3,593,938

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $14,981,716
2Seattle $12,172,796
3Detroit $9,412,750
4Norfolk $8,676,207
5Cleveland $4,822,317
6San Francisco $4,270,955
7New York City $4,216,568
8Jacksonville/Tampa $3,675,440
9Buffalo $3,410,248
10El Paso $3,070,505

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 3.31 percent compared to last year to $18.08 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 499.24 percent compared to last year to $12.48 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. fell 8.58 percent compared to last year to $11.17 million.
  • Port of Tampa, Fla. rose 16.7 percent compared to last year to $8.38 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 68.57 percent compared to last year to $8.21 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 $6.77 million, 17.12 percent, (32.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $6.7 million, 30.4 percent, (20.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $4.76 million, 37.21 percent, (12.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Greece decreased $540,345, 4.24 percent, (8.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $3.63 million, 89.91 percent, (5.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.34 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $112.52 million of the $141.82 million total.

All totaled, 41.13 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $58.33 million of the $141.82 million total