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

Imports: Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co

Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co, the No. 206 import by value totaled $175.58 million for the month of October, $1.6 billion through October of 2018, and $1.79 billion 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
1Mexico$534.74 M
2Canada$421.26 M
3China$115.77 M
4Germany$111.72 M
5Spain$71.02 M
6Turkey$66.98 M
7Switzerland$34.72 M
8Thailand$30.83 M
9Brazil$27.05 M
10Colombia$20.34 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.6 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $326,423,030
2Port Laredo $259,068,177
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $177,955,877
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $154,378,619
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $125,311,665
6Port of Los Angeles $66,768,845
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $47,186,882
8Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $46,374,363
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $46,222,014
10Port of Philadelphia $43,849,907

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 8.09 percent through October to $1.6 billion

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 8.09 percent from $1.48 billion to $1.6 billion through the first 10 months of 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 206 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 211 for the last full year with a total value of $1.79 billion, a $15.92 million, 0.90 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $534,744,528
2Canada $421,255,451
3China $115,770,304
4Germany $111,721,570
5Spain $71,019,163
6Turkey $66,978,770
7Switzerland $34,716,685
8Thailand $30,832,465
9Brazil $27,051,745
10Colombia $20,335,878

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $62,408,235
2Laredo $52,162,132
3Detroit $38,841,444
4El Paso $25,411,072
5Buffalo $21,981,945
6Los Angeles $12,132,461
7Philadelphia $11,693,026
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,547,581
9San Diego $8,764,452
10Atlanta/Savannah $5,940,952

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 14.21 percent compared to last year to $326.42 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13.65 percent compared to last year to $259.07 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 5.82 percent compared to last year to $177.96 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 0.53 percent compared to last year to $154.38 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 4.77 percent compared to last year to $125.31 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 Mexico increased $54.76 million, 11.41 percent, (33.42 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $6.51 million, 1.57 percent, (26.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $6.38 million, 5.83 percent, (7.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $10.58 million, 10.46 percent, (6.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $15.46 million, 27.83 percent, (4.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.4 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.25 billion of the $1.6 billion total.

All totaled, 65.19 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.04 billion of the $1.6 billion total