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

Imports: Safety glass, tempered or laminated

Safety glass, tempered or laminated, the No. 304 import by value totaled $100.22 million for the month of March, $285.72 million through March of 2019, and $1.1 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$156.32 M
2Mexico$57.64 M
3Canada$14.87 M
4Japan$10.61 M
5Colombia$7.29 M
6Germany$6.91 M
7Italy$5.56 M
8Turkey$3.37 M
9Israel$2.86 M
10France$2.74 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $285.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $53,932,774
2Port of Los Angeles $49,750,999
3Port of Newark $27,422,118
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,956,455
5Port of Long Beach $18,114,130
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,439,382
7Port of Virginia $9,846,990
8Port of Houston $8,913,454
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $8,745,856
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $7,954,018

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 29.30 percent through March to $285.72 million

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 29.30 percent from $220.97 million to $285.72 million through the first three 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 March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 357 for the last full year with a total value of $1.1 billion, a $138.28 million, 14.44 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $156,315,619
2Mexico $57,637,697
3Canada $14,869,773
4Japan $10,612,842
5Colombia $7,291,770
6Germany $6,912,713
7Italy $5,562,245
8Turkey $3,367,382
9Israel $2,855,781
10France $2,743,293

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $90,908,681
2Laredo $40,768,191
3New York City $30,195,966
4Chicago $27,247,731
5Seattle $20,610,377
6Atlanta/Savannah $19,004,407
7Detroit $18,374,545
8Cleveland $16,627,301
9San Francisco $15,208,818
10Miami $14,654,675

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 126.66 percent compared to last year to $53.93 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 34.22 percent compared to last year to $49.75 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 56.41 percent compared to last year to $27.42 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 54.51 percent compared to last year to $18.96 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 4.37 percent compared to last year to $18.11 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 $24.9 million, 18.95 percent, (54.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $30.27 million, 110.63 percent, (20.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $379,945, 2.62 percent, (5.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $4.26 million, 67.09 percent, (3.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia decreased $931,636, 11.33 percent, (2.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.35 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $246.73 million of the $285.72 million total.

All totaled, 58.86 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $168.18 million of the $285.72 million total