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

Imports: Safety glass, tempered or laminated

Safety glass, tempered or laminated, the No. 324 import by value totaled $109.97 million for the month of December, $1.1 billion through December of 2018, and $957.5 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$659.23 M
2Mexico$141.26 M
3Canada$58.13 M
4Japan$40.95 M
5Colombia$35.31 M
6Germany$27.12 M
7Italy$22.15 M
8Israel$15.06 M
9Peru$14.27 M
10France$12.65 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.1 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $189,329,146
2Port Laredo $126,478,758
3Port of Newark $94,473,891
4Port of Long Beach $89,999,846
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $76,788,108
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $59,923,259
7Los Angeles International Airport $39,291,454
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $38,766,613
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $35,341,811
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $32,906,870

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 14.44 percent through December to $1.1 billion

U.S. imports of Safety glass, tempered or laminated increased 14.44 percent from $957.5 million to $1.1 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 324 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 327 for the last full year with a total value of $957.5 million, a $32.42 million, 3.27 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December 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 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.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Germany. 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 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $659,230,409
2Mexico $141,261,440
3Canada $58,125,080
4Japan $40,953,430
5Colombia $35,312,349
6Germany $27,121,970
7Italy $22,153,872
8Israel $15,063,842
9Peru $14,270,801
10France $12,654,139

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $64,360,820
2Laredo $28,566,210
3New York City $21,774,532
4Chicago $18,210,476
5Seattle $14,921,007
6Atlanta/Savannah $14,497,925
7Detroit $13,276,124
8Miami $10,891,178
9Cleveland $10,726,242
10San Francisco $10,424,984

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 24.09 percent compared to last year to $189.33 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 25.27 percent compared to last year to $126.48 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 30.34 percent compared to last year to $94.47 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 32.47 percent compared to last year to $90 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 58.21 percent compared to last year to $76.79 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 $132.68 million, 25.2 percent, (60.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $22.45 million, 18.9 percent, (12.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $2.98 million, 4.88 percent, (5.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $8.51 million, 26.23 percent, (3.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia decreased $15.85 million, 30.98 percent, (3.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.32 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $934.88 million of the $1.1 billion total.

All totaled, 52.66 percent of all these Safety glass, tempered or laminated imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $577.07 million of the $1.1 billion total