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

Imports: Safety glass, tempered or laminated

Safety glass, tempered or laminated, the No. 312 import by value totaled $91.06 million for the month of July, $656.66 million through July 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$342.36 M
2Mexico$137.91 M
3Canada$36.13 M
4Japan$30.86 M
5Colombia$19.24 M
6Germany$15.45 M
7Italy$12.56 M
8Israel$7.59 M
9France$6.56 M
10Turkey$6.36 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $656.66 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $126,485,797
2Port of Los Angeles $107,183,898
3Port of Newark $60,118,188
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $47,169,103
5Port of Long Beach $39,015,951
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $24,169,624
7Port of Virginia $21,158,842
8Port of Houston $18,505,199
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $18,075,266
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $17,737,548

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 11.08 percent through July to $656.66 million

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 11.08 percent from $591.15 million to $656.66 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 312 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 334 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 July 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 Japan and No. 5 Colombia. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $342,360,975
2Mexico $137,911,354
3Canada $36,126,317
4Japan $30,860,636
5Colombia $19,244,864
6Germany $15,453,899
7Italy $12,562,481
8Israel $7,594,004
9France $6,561,451
10Turkey $6,356,958

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 84.86 percent compared to last year to $126.49 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.32 percent compared to last year to $107.18 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 26.22 percent compared to last year to $60.12 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 30.33 percent compared to last year to $47.17 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 17.48 percent compared to last year to $39.02 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 $10.71 million, 3.03 percent, (52.14 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $60.52 million, 78.2 percent, (21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $905,103, 2.57 percent, (5.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $11.63 million, 60.5 percent, (4.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia increased $240,297, 1.26 percent, (2.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.27 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $566.5 million of the $656.66 million total.

All totaled, 57.86 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $379.97 million of the $656.66 million total