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

Imports: Razors, razor blades

Razors, razor blades, the No. 420 import by value totaled $67.61 million for the month of July, $401.39 million through July 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$112.01 M
2Greece$73.22 M
3Germany$56.35 M
4China$53.85 M
5South Korea$36.98 M
6Poland$25.63 M
7Brazil$10.35 M
8Vietnam$10.27 M
9France$5.46 M
10Japan$2.74 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $401.39 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $118,731,810
2Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $70,134,810
3Port of Los Angeles $61,480,494
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $44,814,533
5Port of Newark $32,084,141
6Port of Charleston $20,529,959
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $9,440,240
8Port of Virginia $8,445,853
9Port of Long Beach $5,230,414
10International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $4,627,157

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 3.37 percent through July to $401.39 million

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 3.37 percent from $415.41 million to $401.39 million through the first seven 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 420 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 418 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 July 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $112,013,875
2Greece $73,223,550
3Germany $56,349,387
4China $53,847,855
5South Korea $36,982,713
6Poland $25,627,626
7Brazil $10,347,166
8Vietnam $10,271,743
9France $5,457,841
10Japan $2,743,001

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 23.92 percent compared to last year to $118.73 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 2.84 percent compared to last year to $70.13 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.16 percent compared to last year to $61.48 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 37.97 percent compared to last year to $44.81 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 27.78 percent compared to last year to $32.08 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 $26.83 million, 19.32 percent, (27.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Greece increased $4.75 million, 6.94 percent, (18.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $7.45 million, 15.24 percent, (14.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $8.93 million, 14.22 percent, (13.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $9.12 million, 32.73 percent, (9.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.82 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $332.42 million of the $401.39 million total.

All totaled, 81.53 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $327.25 million of the $401.39 million total