Total Trade: $12.36 million
|2||Port of Charleston||$2,803,856|
|3||Port of Houston||$1,465,761|
|4||Port of Newark||$1,282,989|
|5||Port of Virginia||$997,562|
|6||Port of New York||$587,280|
|7||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$351,827|
|8||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$332,574|
|9||Port of Los Angeles||$246,429|
|10||Anchorage International Airport, Alaska||$173,406|
U.S. imports of Sulfides, polysulfides decreased 43.51 percent through July to $12.36 million
U.S. imports of Sulfides, polysulfides decreased 43.51 percent from $21.87 million to $12.36 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 1047 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 984 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Austria, No. 4 China and No. 5 Singapore. 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 Virginia.
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 – July 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 seven months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port Laredo rose 5.98 percent compared to last year to $3.47 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 36.64 percent compared to last year to $2.8 million.
- Port of Houston rose 120.21 percent compared to last year to $1.47 million.
- Port of Newark fell 59.64 percent compared to last year to $1.28 million.
- Port of Virginia rose 54.59 percent compared to last year to $997,562.
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 $202,180, 5.44 percent, (28.45 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $3.16 million, 54.06 percent, (21.7 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Austria increased $309,911, 13.84 percent, (20.63 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $4.68 million, 76.64 percent, (11.54 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Singapore increased $613,283, 0 percent, (4.96 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 87.28 percent of all these Sulfides, polysulfides imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $10.78 million of the $12.36 million total.
All totaled, 81.12 percent of all these Sulfides, polysulfides imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $10.02 million of the $12.36 million total