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

Imports: Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film

Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film, the No. 287 import by value totaled $99.51 million for the month of March, $305.99 million through March of 2019, and $1.29 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$63.61 M
2Canada$47.59 M
3Taiwan$34.68 M
4Mexico$33.51 M
5Japan$27.41 M
6Germany$23.7 M
7South Korea$12.53 M
8France$10.91 M
9India$9.49 M
10United Kingdom$5.58 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $305.99 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $65,887,468
2Port of Newark $27,801,300
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $21,870,268
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $16,713,157
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,450,310
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,401,610
7Port of Charleston $10,041,643
8Port Laredo $9,994,591
9Port of Long Beach $9,803,254
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $9,490,945

U.S. imports of Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film increased 4.04 percent through March to $305.99 million

U.S. imports of Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film increased 4.04 percent from $294.12 million to $305.99 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 287 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 291 for the last full year with a total value of $1.29 billion, a $155.09 million, 13.64 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $63,610,661
2Canada $47,587,681
3Taiwan $34,681,711
4Mexico $33,510,596
5Japan $27,408,156
6Germany $23,700,070
7South Korea $12,532,181
8France $10,914,991
9India $9,490,611
10United Kingdom $5,583,705

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $60,840,649
2Detroit $44,708,359
3Chicago $42,510,499
4New York City $40,197,631
5El Paso $27,337,500
6Cleveland $23,348,890
7Laredo $16,308,473
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,014,249
9Atlanta/Savannah $13,766,994
10Dallas $12,063,812

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 of Los Angeles rose 8.39 percent compared to last year to $65.89 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 1.94 percent compared to last year to $27.8 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 4.17 percent compared to last year to $21.87 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 16.44 percent compared to last year to $16.71 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.28 percent compared to last year to $11.45 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 $10.16 million, 13.77 percent, (20.79 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $403,759, 0.84 percent, (15.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $3.2 million, 10.16 percent, (11.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.36 million, 4.24 percent, (10.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $2.86 million, 11.65 percent, (8.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.58 percent of all these Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $206.8 million of the $305.99 million total.

All totaled, 46.97 percent of all these Self-adhesive plates, sheets, film imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $143.72 million of the $305.99 million total