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

Imports: Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide

Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide, the No. 715 import by value totaled $14.61 million for the month of February, $29.32 million through February of 2019, and $288.81 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
1Taiwan$6.94 M
2Japan$6.54 M
3Canada$3.65 M
4Peru$3.34 M
5Jordan$2.19 M
6South Korea$1.67 M
7Qatar$1.29 M
8China$717,660
9Poland$638,378
10Thailand$613,635
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $29.32 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Vancouver, Wash. $4,908,809
2Port of Los Angeles $4,392,983
3Port of Houston $2,372,495
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,144,809
5Port of Newark $1,691,122
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,415,311
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,317,406
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,256,360
9Port of Richmond-Petersburg, Va. $1,254,791
10Port of Long Beach $1,198,364

U.S. imports of Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide decreased 26.91 percent through February to $29.32 million

U.S. imports of Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide decreased 26.91 percent from $40.12 million to $29.32 million through the first two 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 715 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 643 for the last full year with a total value of $288.81 million, a $20.77 million, 7.75 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Jordan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Vancouver, Wash., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 China, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Vancouver, Wash., No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Richmond, Calif. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Taiwan $6,935,857
2Japan $6,536,285
3Canada $3,650,020
4Peru $3,339,650
5Jordan $2,186,609
6South Korea $1,665,926
7Qatar $1,294,459
8China $717,660
9Poland $638,378
10Thailand $613,635

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland/Columbia-Snake River $15,889,735
2Los Angeles $11,473,734
3Houston $9,077,896
4Seattle $6,345,809
5Norfolk $4,676,218
6San Francisco $4,241,917
7Providence, R.I. $3,298,134
8New York City $2,737,463
9Detroit $2,281,080
10Atlanta/Savannah $1,981,538

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Vancouver, Wash. fell 43.06 percent compared to last year to $4.91 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 21.19 percent compared to last year to $4.39 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 57.46 percent compared to last year to $2.37 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 26.64 percent compared to last year to $2.14 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 31.62 percent compared to last year to $1.69 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 Taiwan decreased $6.47 million, 48.26 percent, (23.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.79 million, 770.75 percent, (22.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $748,099, 25.78 percent, (12.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Peru increased $3.34 million, 0 percent, (11.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Jordan increased $1.82 million, 502.33 percent, (7.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.24 percent of all these Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $22.65 million of the $29.32 million total.

All totaled, 52.89 percent of all these Sodium or potassium hydroxide or peroxide imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $15.51 million of the $29.32 million total