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

Imports: Raw hides, skins of cows, horses

Raw hides, skins of cows, horses, the No. 1035 import by value totaled $1.26 million for the month of December, $24.16 million through December of 2018, and $27.75 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$18.01 M
2Belgium$2.16 M
3Brazil$1.17 M
4United Kingdom$870,348
5Colombia$470,571
6Argentina$399,671
7Thailand$361,493
8Italy$195,194
9New Zealand$72,291
10Mexico$70,271
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U.S. imports of Raw hides, skins of cows, horses decreased 12.95 percent through December to $24.16 million

U.S. imports of Raw hides, skins of cows, horses decreased 12.95 percent from $27.75 million to $24.16 million 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 1035 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1014 for the last full year with a total value of $27.75 million, a $11.31 million, 28.96 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $18,010,306
2Belgium $2,161,500
3Brazil $1,169,068
4United Kingdom $870,348
5Colombia $470,571
6Argentina $399,671
7Thailand $361,493
8Italy $195,194
9New Zealand $72,291
10Mexico $70,271

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $1,248,755
2Buffalo $1,043,453
3St. Albans, Vt. $564,995
4Great Falls, Mont. $332,954
5Chicago $299,332
6Miami $285,516
7Portland, Maine $282,153
8Seattle $250,943
9Dallas $208,033
10New York City $203,702

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 22.02 percent compared to last year to $4.49 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 17.23 percent compared to last year to $4.39 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 9.03 percent compared to last year to $2.37 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 7.62 percent compared to last year to $2.17 million.
  • Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing fell 1.79 percent compared to last year to $2.1 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 decreased $2.54 million, 12.36 percent, (74.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Belgium decreased $145,600, 6.31 percent, (8.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Brazil decreased $19,915, 1.67 percent, (4.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $58,787, 6.33 percent, (3.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia decreased $140,329, 22.97 percent, (1.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.89 percent of all these Raw hides, skins of cows, horses imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $22.68 million of the $24.16 million total.

All totaled, 64.27 percent of all these Raw hides, skins of cows, horses imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $15.53 million of the $24.16 million total