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

Imports: Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms

Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms, the No. 304 import by value totaled $111.59 million for the month of July, $672.99 million through July of 2019, and $1.09 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
1China$314.03 M
2Mexico$100.01 M
3Vietnam$92.65 M
4India$50.59 M
5Taiwan$18.43 M
6Brazil$15.7 M
7Canada$14.14 M
8South Korea$14.01 M
9Italy$8.75 M
10Egypt$7.5 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $672.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $169,134,150
2Port of Newark $86,733,442
3Port of Long Beach $59,082,248
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $53,571,210
5Brownsville International Bridges $46,264,739
6Port of Virginia $29,291,726
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $26,686,095
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $26,199,900
9Port of Houston $23,437,917
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $18,447,171

U.S. imports of Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms decreased 3.71 percent through July to $672.99 million

U.S. imports of Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms decreased 3.71 percent from $698.94 million to $672.99 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 304 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 300 for the last full year with a total value of $1.09 billion, a $105.05 million, 10.64 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 India and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Brownsville International Bridges.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 India and No. 5 Egypt. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $314,026,370
2Mexico $100,013,453
3Vietnam $92,653,820
4India $50,590,494
5Taiwan $18,430,898
6Brazil $15,700,230
7Canada $14,137,136
8South Korea $14,008,717
9Italy $8,749,502
10Egypt $7,504,569

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $78,858,872
2New York City $37,484,758
3Laredo $34,959,521
4Chicago $21,306,844
5Atlanta/Savannah $13,453,449
6New Orleans $9,881,794
7San Diego $9,176,622
8Dallas $8,953,792
9Norfolk $5,853,604
10Seattle $5,399,317

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 of Los Angeles fell 3.38 percent compared to last year to $169.13 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 4.5 percent compared to last year to $86.73 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 15.16 percent compared to last year to $59.08 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 5.27 percent compared to last year to $53.57 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 11.46 percent compared to last year to $46.26 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 China decreased $63.52 million, 16.83 percent, (46.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $78,794, 0.08 percent, (14.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $20.01 million, 27.54 percent, (13.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $15.19 million, 42.92 percent, (7.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $5.87 million, 46.75 percent, (2.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.55 percent of all these Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $575.72 million of the $672.99 million total.

All totaled, 61.63 percent of all these Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $414.79 million of the $672.99 million total