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

Imports: Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide

Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide, the No. 434 import by value totaled $59.37 million for the month of July, $376.31 million through July of 2019, and $870.05 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$61.6 M
2Mexico$55.5 M
3Belgium$43.2 M
4Vietnam$35.25 M
5Sweden$27.11 M
6South Korea$25.95 M
7France$24.12 M
8Japan$13.51 M
9Brazil$12.85 M
10South Africa$12.28 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $376.31 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $49,158,325
2Port of Houston $46,670,345
3Port of Mobile, Ala. $39,227,575
4Port of Chester, Penn. $37,748,318
5Port of Los Angeles $36,972,301
6Port Laredo $34,264,982
7Port of Newark $24,490,590
8Port of Philadelphia $19,969,965
9Port of Virginia $18,657,133
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,357,218

U.S. imports of Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide decreased 31.07 percent through July to $376.31 million

U.S. imports of Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide decreased 31.07 percent from $545.9 million to $376.31 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 434 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 358 for the last full year with a total value of $870.05 million, a $104.29 million, 10.70 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 France, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Chester, Penn..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Taiwan $61,603,820
2Mexico $55,498,343
3Belgium $43,197,568
4Vietnam $35,250,378
5Sweden $27,107,934
6South Korea $25,953,794
7France $24,117,127
8Japan $13,505,866
9Brazil $12,854,775
10South Africa $12,284,557

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $40,020,296
2Baltimore $38,072,573
3Houston $33,570,232
4Los Angeles $29,728,061
5Laredo $26,211,518
6Chicago $16,288,080
7Mobile $13,520,343
8New York City $11,683,459
9Atlanta/Savannah $8,929,921
10Norfolk $5,664,639

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 of Baltimore, Md. fell 44.44 percent compared to last year to $49.16 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 21.29 percent compared to last year to $46.67 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. rose 45.18 percent compared to last year to $39.23 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. fell 27.14 percent compared to last year to $37.75 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 46.5 percent compared to last year to $36.97 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 $20.67 million, 25.13 percent, (16.37 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $23.33 million, 29.6 percent, (14.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Belgium decreased $16.16 million, 27.22 percent, (11.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $7.86 million, 28.71 percent, (9.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden decreased $10.17 million, 27.28 percent, (7.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.17 percent of all these Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $222.66 million of the $376.31 million total.

All totaled, 55.75 percent of all these Stainless steel, not less than 600mm wide imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $209.78 million of the $376.31 million total