Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Sulfur, not sublimed

Sulfur, not sublimed, the No. 884 import by value totaled $6.88 million for the month of February, $10.35 million through February of 2020, and $130.78 million for all of 2019, 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
1Canada$6.17 M
2Russia$3.42 M
3India$363,094
4China$242,282
5Italy$81,795
6Poland$34,200
7Sweden$18,679
8Mexico$15,794
9Lebanon$0
10Costa Rica$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Manatee, Fla. $3,226,731
2Port of Eastport, Idaho $2,101,295
3Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,539,603
4Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $1,277,922
5International Falls, Minn. $1,202,932
6Port of Houston $206,901
7Port of Tampa, Fla. $191,182
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $184,353
9Port of Charleston $171,073
10Port of Los Angeles $69,150

U.S. imports of Sulfur, not sublimed decreased 70.63 percent through February to $10.35 million

U.S. imports of Sulfur, not sublimed decreased 70.63 percent from $35.23 million to $10.35 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 884 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 678 for the last full year with a total value of $130.78 million, a $71.38 million, 35.31 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 India, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Manatee, Fla., No. 2 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 3 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 4 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 2 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 3 International Falls, Minn., No. 4 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $6,173,767
2Russia $3,417,913
3India $363,094
4China $242,282
5Italy $81,795
6Poland $34,200
7Sweden $18,679
8Mexico $15,794
9South Korea $0
10Japan $0

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Great Falls, Mont. $1,137,605
2Duluth, Minn. $433,384
3Pembina, N.D. $430,883
4Portland, Maine $138,327
5San Francisco $116,733
6Atlanta/Savannah $99,708
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $91,917
8Charleston $64,679
9Houston $61,733
10Cleveland $48,240

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Manatee, Fla. rose 26.96 percent compared to last year to $3.23 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 66.07 percent compared to last year to $2.1 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 63.44 percent compared to last year to $1.54 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 54.42 percent compared to last year to $1.28 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 79.29 percent compared to last year to $1.2 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 Canada decreased $10.36 million, 62.66 percent, (59.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia decreased $13.06 million, 79.25 percent, (33.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India decreased $110,924, 23.4 percent, (3.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $227,757, 1568.03 percent, (2.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $5,193, 6.78 percent, (0.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.34 percent of all these Sulfur, not sublimed imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $10.28 million of the $10.35 million total.

All totaled, 90.35 percent of all these Sulfur, not sublimed imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $9.35 million of the $10.35 million total