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

Imports: Rubber accelerators

Rubber accelerators, the No. 549 import by value totaled $28.93 million for the month of October, $309.94 million through October of 2018, and $315.98 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
1Canada$64.11 M
2China$51.08 M
3Germany$48.79 M
4Mexico$35.65 M
5Italy$21.47 M
6The Netherlands$15.88 M
7Taiwan$13.68 M
8South Korea$13.43 M
9Japan$11.39 M
10Switzerland$8.66 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $309.94 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $37,304,809
2Port Laredo $30,569,818
3Port of Newark $29,499,566
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $26,508,743
5Port of Houston $23,897,541
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $22,682,228
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $19,555,669
8Port of Long Beach $19,374,167
9Port of Los Angeles $17,979,252
10Port of Virginia $10,589,256

U.S. imports of Rubber accelerators increased 16.17 percent through October to $309.94 million

U.S. imports of Rubber accelerators increased 16.17 percent from $266.79 million to $309.94 million through the first 10 months of 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 549 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 567 for the last full year with a total value of $315.98 million, a $2.23 million, 0.70 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $64,107,405
2China $51,078,925
3Germany $48,790,983
4Mexico $35,649,467
5Italy $21,474,452
6The Netherlands $15,882,475
7Taiwan $13,683,123
8South Korea $13,433,165
9Japan $11,390,683
10Switzerland $8,662,608

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $7,597,971
2Charleston $5,976,418
3Houston $5,650,157
4Laredo $5,353,186
5Detroit $5,027,180
6Buffalo $4,814,509
7Atlanta/Savannah $4,379,583
8Chicago $2,922,774
9New York City $2,431,400
10Philadelphia $1,918,393

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 35.49 percent compared to last year to $37.3 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 2.59 percent compared to last year to $30.57 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 40.12 percent compared to last year to $29.5 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 6.47 percent compared to last year to $26.51 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 20.52 percent compared to last year to $23.9 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 Canada decreased $2.72 million, 4.07 percent, (20.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $23.42 million, 84.65 percent, (16.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $8.45 million, 20.95 percent, (15.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $728,965, 2.09 percent, (11.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy decreased $440,316, 2.01 percent, (6.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.34 percent of all these Rubber accelerators imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $221.1 million of the $309.94 million total.

All totaled, 47.68 percent of all these Rubber accelerators imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $147.78 million of the $309.94 million total