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

Imports: Rubber accelerators

Rubber accelerators, the No. 571 import by value totaled $24.11 million for the month of August, $226.25 million through August of 2019, and $369.19 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
1Canada$45.49 M
2Germany$37.24 M
3China$28.79 M
4Mexico$26.04 M
5Italy$17.09 M
6South Korea$13.96 M
7Taiwan$8.48 M
8Belgium$8.26 M
9The Netherlands$7.43 M
10Switzerland$6.94 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $226.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $34,693,876
2Port of Newark $23,552,954
3Port Laredo $21,554,556
4Port of Houston $20,676,412
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $18,542,893
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,437,976
7Port of Los Angeles $15,035,896
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,512,403
9Port of Virginia $9,360,378
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $6,774,687

U.S. imports of Rubber accelerators decreased 10.40 percent through August to $226.25 million

U.S. imports of Rubber accelerators decreased 10.40 percent from $252.5 million to $226.25 million through the first eight 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 571 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 544 for the last full year with a total value of $369.19 million, a $53.21 million, 16.84 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 of Newark, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $45,487,094
2Germany $37,241,157
3China $28,788,653
4Mexico $26,041,457
5Italy $17,090,104
6South Korea $13,955,995
7Taiwan $8,483,878
8Belgium $8,264,920
9The Netherlands $7,429,910
10Switzerland $6,944,679

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $16,139,554
2Charleston $13,061,225
3Houston $11,627,951
4Buffalo $11,015,773
5Detroit $10,240,757
6Laredo $10,066,324
7Atlanta/Savannah $7,488,542
8Chicago $6,730,288
9New York City $6,486,879
10New Orleans $4,487,795

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 21.69 percent compared to last year to $34.69 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 1.29 percent compared to last year to $23.55 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 18.35 percent compared to last year to $21.55 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 0.7 percent compared to last year to $20.68 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 6.85 percent compared to last year to $18.54 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 $4.89 million, 9.71 percent, (20.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $1.61 million, 4.14 percent, (16.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $13.01 million, 31.13 percent, (12.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $4.2 million, 13.89 percent, (11.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy decreased $1.32 million, 7.19 percent, (7.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.35 percent of all these Rubber accelerators imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $154.65 million of the $226.25 million total.

All totaled, 52.6 percent of all these Rubber accelerators imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $119.02 million of the $226.25 million total