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

Imports: Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms

Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms, the No. 325 import by value totaled $74.77 million for the month of December, $1.09 billion through December of 2018, and $987.66 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
1China$618.18 M
2Mexico$159.27 M
3Vietnam$90.85 M
4India$50.37 M
5Egypt$30.45 M
6Canada$26.72 M
7Taiwan$17.14 M
8South Korea$15.59 M
9Italy$12.11 M
10Brazil$10.4 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.09 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $283,746,994
2Port of Newark $147,258,280
3Port of Long Beach $109,118,664
4Brownsville International Bridges $74,303,054
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $73,751,618
6Port of Virginia $46,437,337
7Port of Houston $37,541,952
8Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $36,131,039
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $32,271,467
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $31,627,234

U.S. imports of Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms increased 10.64 percent through December to $1.09 billion

U.S. imports of Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms increased 10.64 percent from $987.66 million to $1.09 billion 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 325 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 319 for the last full year with a total value of $987.66 million, a $18.47 million, 1.91 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading 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..

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 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $618,175,560
2Mexico $159,266,838
3Vietnam $90,853,769
4India $50,369,955
5Egypt $30,448,523
6Canada $26,716,344
7Taiwan $17,139,070
8South Korea $15,593,469
9Italy $12,112,859
10Brazil $10,402,927

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $55,109,891
2New York City $27,909,206
3Laredo $23,812,580
4Chicago $15,467,398
5Atlanta/Savannah $8,805,873
6New Orleans $7,317,042
7San Diego $7,257,871
8Dallas $7,135,430
9Seattle $4,133,912
10Norfolk $3,953,767

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 5.69 percent compared to last year to $283.75 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.44 percent compared to last year to $147.26 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 9.25 percent compared to last year to $109.12 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 72.11 percent compared to last year to $74.3 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 14.15 percent compared to last year to $73.75 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 increased $43.46 million, 7.56 percent, (56.57 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $13.23 million, 9.06 percent, (14.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $13.17 million, 16.95 percent, (8.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $14.53 million, 40.55 percent, (4.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Egypt increased $4.43 million, 17.05 percent, (2.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.86 percent of all these Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $949.11 million of the $1.09 billion total.

All totaled, 62.98 percent of all these Registers, notebooks, binders, business forms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $688.18 million of the $1.09 billion total