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

Imports: Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co

Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co, the No. 205 import by value totaled $147.87 million for the month of December, $1.91 billion through December 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$633.71 M
2Canada$495.88 M
3China$147.62 M
4Germany$130.85 M
5Spain$84.38 M
6Turkey$81.58 M
7Switzerland$41.38 M
8Thailand$36.24 M
9Brazil$32.38 M
10Colombia$24.17 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.91 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $392,096,571
2Port Laredo $305,960,908
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $209,721,607
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $183,062,303
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $147,866,667
6Port of Los Angeles $85,437,907
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $55,622,307
8Pharr International Bridge in Texas $55,126,833
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $55,014,805
10Port of Philadelphia $53,813,774

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 6.81 percent through December to $1.91 billion

U.S. imports of Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co increased 6.81 percent from $1.79 billion to $1.91 billion in 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 205 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 207 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $633,707,091
2Canada $495,882,648
3China $147,620,503
4Germany $130,847,318
5Spain $84,377,840
6Turkey $81,575,436
7Switzerland $41,379,490
8Thailand $36,239,345
9Brazil $32,383,888
10Colombia $24,173,866

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $100,687,120
2Laredo $78,002,264
3Detroit $55,787,835
4El Paso $37,150,536
5Buffalo $31,604,997
6Los Angeles $23,055,728
7Philadelphia $17,543,654
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $15,604,202
9San Diego $13,630,470
10Atlanta/Savannah $10,011,895

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 12.43 percent compared to last year to $392.1 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 12.14 percent compared to last year to $305.96 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 2.6 percent compared to last year to $209.72 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 2.05 percent compared to last year to $183.06 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 2.91 percent compared to last year to $147.87 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 $64.56 million, 11.34 percent, (33.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $4.31 million, 0.86 percent, (25.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $10.48 million, 7.64 percent, (7.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $8.35 million, 6.81 percent, (6.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $18.93 million, 28.93 percent, (4.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.16 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.49 billion of the $1.91 billion total.

All totaled, 64.88 percent of all these Sugar confection, including white chocolate; no co imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.24 billion of the $1.91 billion total