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

Imports: Pulp from recycled paper

Pulp from recycled paper, the No. 1030 import by value totaled $1.84 million for the month of September, $17.81 million through September of 2019, and $23.52 million 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$7.53 M
2China$3.75 M
3Thailand$3.27 M
4Germany$1.81 M
5Italy$577,556
6United Kingdom$347,532
7Philippines$236,063
8Colombia$98,552
9Austria$74,377
10France$49,441
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January – September 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $17.81 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,638,434
2Port of Virginia $3,514,684
3Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,739,753
4Van Buren Border Crossing, Maine $1,629,238
5Port of Chester, Penn. $1,445,686
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,049,188
7Port of Newark $942,919
8Jackman Border Crossing, Maine $652,606
9Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $559,554
10Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $447,093

U.S. imports of Pulp from recycled paper increased 7.37 percent through September to $17.81 million

U.S. imports of Pulp from recycled paper increased 7.37 percent from $16.59 million to $17.81 million through the first nine 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 1030 through September among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1048 for the last full year with a total value of $23.52 million, a $853,541, 3.50 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through September of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y., No. 4 Van Buren Border Crossing, Maine and No. 5 Port of Chester, Penn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Jackman Border Crossing, Maine, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Van Buren Border Crossing, Maine.

January – September 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $7,526,155
2China $3,748,591
3Thailand $3,265,926
4Germany $1,810,692
5Italy $577,556
6United Kingdom $347,532
7Philippines $236,063
8Colombia $98,552
9Austria $74,377
10France $49,441

January – September 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $3,829,780
2Chicago $1,415,804
3Portland, Maine $1,032,936
4Philadelphia $725,764
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $705,863
6New York City $701,212
7St. Albans, Vt. $291,881
8Detroit $130,808
9Baltimore $90,086
10Los Angeles $47,045

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 209.44 percent compared to last year to $3.64 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 45.64 percent compared to last year to $3.51 million.
  • Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. rose 3801.78 percent compared to last year to $2.74 million.
  • Van Buren Border Crossing, Maine rose 56.9 percent compared to last year to $1.63 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 10.17 percent compared to last year to $1.45 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 $1.99 million, 35.93 percent, (42.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $578,043, 13.36 percent, (21.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $2.18 million, 199.98 percent, (18.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $8,404, 0.47 percent, (10.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $535,851, 1284.86 percent, (3.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.04 percent of all these Pulp from recycled paper imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through September of this year. That is equal to $16.93 million of the $17.81 million total.

All totaled, 72.8 percent of all these Pulp from recycled paper imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through September of this year. That is equal to $12.97 million of the $17.81 million total

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