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

Imports: Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co

Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co, the No. 211 import by value totaled $154.85 million for the month of March, $443.08 million through March of 2019, and $1.91 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
1Mexico$156.38 M
2Canada$102.79 M
3Germany$34.17 M
4Turkey$24.34 M
5China$23.65 M
6Spain$21.53 M
7Thailand$8.9 M
8Switzerland$8.15 M
9Brazil$7.15 M
10Colombia$5.13 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $443.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $90,966,869
2Port Laredo $78,312,709
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $45,139,201
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $44,581,569
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $31,226,748
6Port of Los Angeles $19,233,168
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,174,183
8Pharr International Bridge in Texas $12,796,553
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $12,712,134
10Port of Philadelphia $11,190,370

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 1.66 percent through March to $443.08 million

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 1.66 percent from $435.86 million to $443.08 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 211 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 208 for the last full year with a total value of $1.91 billion, a $121.72 million, 6.81 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 China. 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 Germany, No. 4 China 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $156,378,410
2Canada $102,792,252
3Germany $34,166,746
4Turkey $24,338,883
5China $23,648,910
6Spain $21,526,838
7Thailand $8,904,511
8Switzerland $8,150,463
9Brazil $7,145,930
10Colombia $5,128,842

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $129,376,056
2Laredo $108,764,619
3Detroit $79,114,926
4El Paso $54,094,756
5Buffalo $44,710,489
6Los Angeles $32,094,086
7Philadelphia $23,980,880
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $22,756,561
9San Diego $19,276,808
10Atlanta/Savannah $12,474,369

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 Newark fell 5.08 percent compared to last year to $90.97 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 16.08 percent compared to last year to $78.31 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 13.56 percent compared to last year to $45.14 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 14.54 percent compared to last year to $44.58 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 14.34 percent compared to last year to $31.23 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 $21 million, 15.51 percent, (35.29 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $23.56 million, 18.64 percent, (23.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $2.62 million, 8.31 percent, (7.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Turkey increased $3.75 million, 18.19 percent, (5.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $5.87 million, 19.89 percent, (5.34 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.04 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $341.33 million of the $443.08 million total.

All totaled, 65.5 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $290.23 million of the $443.08 million total