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

Imports: Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes

Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes, the No. 168 import by value totaled $204.61 million for the month of February, $420.08 million through February of 2019, and $2.71 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$147.69 M
2The Netherlands$110.9 M
3Russia$63.89 M
4United Kingdom$44.37 M
5Germany$34.52 M
6Belgium$5.51 M
7Norway$4.28 M
8Australia$3.1 M
9South Africa$1.53 M
10Czech Republic$1.45 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $420.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $133,469,260
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $89,703,403
3Port of Philadelphia $61,097,346
4Port of Eastport, Idaho $36,670,511
5Port of New Orleans $32,587,090
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $25,435,862
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $7,916,103
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $7,878,239
9Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $6,115,256
10International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $2,610,656

U.S. imports of Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes increased 9.84 percent through February to $420.08 million

U.S. imports of Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes increased 9.84 percent from $382.46 million to $420.08 million through the first two 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 168 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 177 for the last full year with a total value of $2.71 billion, a $92.55 million, 3.53 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Eastport, Idaho and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 2 Port of Philadelphia, No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $147,688,013
2The Netherlands $110,899,426
3Russia $63,890,804
4United Kingdom $44,365,167
5Germany $34,518,587
6Belgium $5,506,406
7Norway $4,280,264
8Australia $3,095,370
9South Africa $1,531,631
10Czech Republic $1,448,686

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $343,366,598
2Philadelphia $150,784,507
3Pembina, N.D. $125,613,385
4New Orleans $71,571,444
5Chicago $45,876,559
6Great Falls, Mont. $43,346,323
7Baltimore $23,369,085
8Seattle $20,867,942
9Detroit $17,670,839
10San Francisco $15,024,006

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 Alexandria Bay, N.Y. fell 11.19 percent compared to last year to $133.47 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 5569.64 percent compared to last year to $89.7 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia totaled $61.1 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho rose 89.85 percent compared to last year to $36.67 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 18.58 percent compared to last year to $32.59 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 $830,505, 0.57 percent, (35.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands increased $24.16 million, 27.85 percent, (26.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Russia increased $39.9 million, 166.35 percent, (15.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $4.12 million, 10.24 percent, (10.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $29.43 million, 46.02 percent, (8.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.54 percent of all these Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $401.36 million of the $420.08 million total.

All totaled, 84.16 percent of all these Radioactive chemical elements and isotopes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $353.53 million of the $420.08 million total