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

Imports: Razors, razor blades

Razors, razor blades, the No. 448 import by value totaled $55.07 million for the month of March, $149.37 million through March of 2019, and $668.81 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
1Mexico$42.8 M
2Greece$24.56 M
3Germany$20.87 M
4China$19.74 M
5South Korea$13.99 M
6Poland$10.03 M
7Brazil$4.53 M
8Vietnam$3.06 M
9France$2.11 M
10Hong Kong$1.48 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $149.37 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $41,785,542
2Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $29,061,820
3Port of Los Angeles $21,855,409
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,494,535
5Port of Newark $13,818,279
6Port of Charleston $7,064,280
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $3,761,264
8Port of Virginia $3,663,582
9Port of Long Beach $1,964,946
10International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $1,663,117

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 14.60 percent through March to $149.37 million

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 14.60 percent from $174.9 million to $149.37 million through the first three 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 448 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 412 for the last full year with a total value of $668.81 million, a $19.27 million, 2.80 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Greece, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Greece, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $42,795,816
2Greece $24,564,864
3Germany $20,871,675
4China $19,741,072
5South Korea $13,987,975
6Poland $10,027,207
7Brazil $4,528,302
8Vietnam $3,056,629
9France $2,109,819
10Hong Kong $1,482,191

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $70,939,228
2Phoenix/Nogales $36,765,689
3Los Angeles $28,337,822
4New York City $23,703,863
5Atlanta/Savannah $15,459,397
6Charleston $8,815,814
7San Diego $5,233,239
8New Orleans $3,538,603
9Chicago $3,209,163
10Cleveland $2,821,112

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 40.01 percent compared to last year to $41.79 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 0.52 percent compared to last year to $29.06 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 16.52 percent compared to last year to $21.86 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 4.49 percent compared to last year to $14.49 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 23.45 percent compared to last year to $13.82 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 Mexico decreased $18.13 million, 29.76 percent, (28.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Greece decreased $5.95 million, 19.5 percent, (16.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $2.13 million, 11.37 percent, (13.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $5.86 million, 22.88 percent, (13.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $1.33 million, 10.53 percent, (9.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.65 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $121.96 million of the $149.37 million total.

All totaled, 81.01 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $121.02 million of the $149.37 million total