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

Imports: Raw natural cork

Raw natural cork, the No. 1156 import by value totaled $424,494 for the month of August, $2.88 million through August of 2019, and $3.94 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
1Portugal$2.54 M
2Spain$109,837
3India$81,648
4The Netherlands$51,051
5China$47,043
6Germany$33,255
7Italy$9,369
8France$5,713
9South Korea$2,600
10Colombia$0
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.88 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,142,982
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $392,725
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $389,209
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $252,927
5Port of Houston $198,705
6Port of Newark $150,758
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $138,448
8Port of Los Angeles $60,244
9Port of Virginia $54,010
10Port of Boston $30,970

U.S. imports of Raw natural cork increased 5.22 percent through August to $2.88 million

U.S. imports of Raw natural cork increased 5.22 percent from $2.74 million to $2.88 million through the first eight 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 1156 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1156 for the last full year with a total value of $3.94 million, a $672,640, 20.57 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 India, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Portugal, No. 2 Sweden, No. 3 China, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Portugal $2,542,268
2Spain $109,837
3India $81,648
4The Netherlands $51,051
5China $47,043
6Germany $33,255
7Italy $9,369
8France $5,713
9South Korea $2,600
10Sweden $0

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $277,394
2Atlanta/Savannah $176,999
3Baltimore $110,233
4Houston $74,060
5Charleston $71,582
6Chicago $62,914
7Cleveland $28,654
8Los Angeles $19,938
9Detroit $12,873
10Boston $8,908

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 23.91 percent compared to last year to $1.14 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 71.73 percent compared to last year to $392,725.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 6.65 percent compared to last year to $389,209.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 181.71 percent compared to last year to $252,927.
  • Port of Houston rose 322.43 percent compared to last year to $198,705.

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 Portugal increased $15,464, 0.61 percent, (88.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain increased $101,267, 1181.65 percent, (3.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $81,648, 0 percent, (2.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $14,259, 38.76 percent, (1.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $7,059, 13.05 percent, (1.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.23 percent of all these Raw natural cork imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.83 million of the $2.88 million total.

All totaled, 82.44 percent of all these Raw natural cork imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $2.38 million of the $2.88 million total