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

Imports: Sulfides, polysulfides

Sulfides, polysulfides, the No. 1047 import by value totaled $1.89 million for the month of July, $12.36 million through July of 2019, and $35.22 million 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$3.51 M
2Germany$2.68 M
3Austria$2.55 M
4China$1.43 M
5Singapore$613,283
6Sweden$389,028
7Italy$363,429
8Belgium$338,585
9Japan$160,984
10India$145,388
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $3,473,013
2Port of Charleston $2,803,856
3Port of Houston $1,465,761
4Port of Newark $1,282,989
5Port of Virginia $997,562
6Port of New York $587,280
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $351,827
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $332,574
9Port of Los Angeles $246,429
10Anchorage 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

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $3,514,718
2Germany $2,680,991
3Austria $2,549,133
4China $1,426,448
5Singapore $613,283
6Sweden $389,028
7Italy $363,429
8Belgium $338,585
9Japan $160,984
10India $145,388

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $3,650,749
2Laredo $2,311,627
3New Orleans $1,304,278
4Charleston $861,264
5Chicago $497,186
6Great Falls, Mont. $447,120
7Houston $411,759
8St. Louis $395,959
9Philadelphia $320,607
10Los Angeles $303,172

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