Total Trade: $5.21 million
|2||Port of Charleston||$1,357,122|
|3||Port of Houston||$656,692|
|4||Port of Newark||$444,748|
|5||Port of New York||$430,659|
|6||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$257,993|
|7||Port of Virginia||$185,599|
|8||Port of Los Angeles||$140,526|
|9||Port of New Orleans||$54,724|
|10||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$46,760|
U.S. imports of Sulfides, polysulfides decreased 46.84 percent through March to $5.21 million
U.S. imports of Sulfides, polysulfides decreased 46.84 percent from $9.79 million to $5.21 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 1040 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 967 for the last full year with a total value of $35.22 million, a $8.56 million, 32.11 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 China and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of New York.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Austria and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
January – March 2019
|1||New York City||$3,650,749|
|6||Great Falls, Mont.||$447,120|
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 Laredo fell 6.17 percent compared to last year to $1.45 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 35.55 percent compared to last year to $1.36 million.
- Port of Houston rose 227.31 percent compared to last year to $656,692.
- Port of Newark fell 79.73 percent compared to last year to $444,748.
- Port of New York fell 56.41 percent compared to last year to $430,659.
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 decreased $279,411, 16.14 percent, (27.89 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $1.16 million, 47.33 percent, (24.71 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Austria decreased $247,191, 18.84 percent, (20.46 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $1.84 million, 71.31 percent, (14.2 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $2,732, 1.45 percent, (3.57 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 90.84 percent of all these Sulfides, polysulfides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $4.73 million of the $5.21 million total.
All totaled, 83.4 percent of all these Sulfides, polysulfides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $4.34 million of the $5.21 million total