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

Imports: Portland, aluminous and slag cement

Portland, aluminous and slag cement, the No. 303 import by value totaled $116.91 million for the month of July, $675.14 million through July of 2019, and $1.16 billion 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
1Canada$287.65 M
2Turkey$118.24 M
3Greece$59.32 M
4Mexico$55.94 M
5China$42.59 M
6France$19.43 M
7South Korea$17.73 M
8Egypt$12.67 M
9Spain$12.53 M
10Sweden$11.03 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $675.14 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $79,566,777
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $49,566,512
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $44,986,798
4Port of San Francisco, Calif. $32,117,387
5Port of Virginia $30,497,936
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $27,923,995
7Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $27,381,926
8Port of Tampa, Fla. $26,134,983
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $25,660,608
10Port of Newark $24,779,445

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 4.52 percent through July to $675.14 million

U.S. imports of Portland, aluminous and slag cement increased 4.52 percent from $645.96 million to $675.14 million through the first seven 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 303 through July 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 $1.16 billion, a $171.59 million, 17.43 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Greece, No. 4 Mexico 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 Port of San Francisco, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $287,648,758
2Turkey $118,236,821
3Greece $59,315,760
4Mexico $55,942,030
5China $42,587,976
6France $19,434,896
7South Korea $17,725,387
8Egypt $12,671,728
9Spain $12,534,680
10Sweden $11,027,861

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $35,520,898
2Seattle $32,218,116
3Norfolk $25,055,193
4Houston $23,621,990
5San Francisco $18,875,825
6Jacksonville/Tampa $14,451,650
7Cleveland $12,381,817
8Miami $12,320,105
9New York City $12,125,759
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $12,072,565

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 20.93 percent compared to last year to $79.57 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 13.85 percent compared to last year to $49.57 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 8.17 percent compared to last year to $44.99 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 81.32 percent compared to last year to $32.12 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 24.64 percent compared to last year to $30.5 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 $4.24 million, 1.5 percent, (42.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $46.17 million, 64.07 percent, (17.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Greece increased $5.15 million, 9.5 percent, (8.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $7.23 million, 14.84 percent, (8.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $14.58 million, 25.51 percent, (6.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.5 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $563.73 million of the $675.14 million total.

All totaled, 35.06 percent of all these Portland, aluminous and slag cement imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $236.74 million of the $675.14 million total