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

Imports: Sulfuric acid

Sulfuric acid, the No. 768 import by value totaled $13.43 million for the month of October, $121.23 million through October of 2018, and $110.83 million 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
1Canada$71.79 M
2Mexico$14.29 M
3Spain$12.24 M
4Germany$9.35 M
5Sweden$4.77 M
6Taiwan$4.07 M
7Finland$2.46 M
8United Kingdom$569,726
9Colombia$566,795
10Japan$342,223
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $121.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $36,632,456
2Port of Beaumont, Texas $10,134,603
3Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $9,922,836
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $7,523,755
5Port of Tampa, Fla. $6,368,749
6Port of Greater Baton Rouge, La. $5,572,952
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,021,498
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $4,357,269
9Trout River, NY Border Crossing $3,330,425
10International Falls, Minn. $2,968,707

U.S. imports of Sulfuric acid increased 27.86 percent through October to $121.23 million

U.S. imports of Sulfuric acid increased 27.86 percent from $94.82 million to $121.23 million through the first 10 months of 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 768 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 789 for the last full year with a total value of $110.83 million, a $24.01 million, 17.81 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Beaumont, Texas, No. 3 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Tampa, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Finland, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Boundary Border Crossing, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $71,792,408
2Mexico $14,288,823
3Spain $12,240,227
4Germany $9,350,603
5Sweden $4,769,301
6Taiwan $4,073,460
7Finland $2,460,711
8United Kingdom $569,726
9Colombia $566,795
10Japan $342,223

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $6,437,672
2Phoenix/Nogales $2,082,399
3Seattle $1,356,022
4Buffalo $1,170,707
5Pembina, N.D. $1,084,796
6Atlanta/Savannah $869,170
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $856,991
8Port Arthur, Texas $815,198
9New Orleans $780,199
10Duluth, Minn. $509,346

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 22.47 percent compared to last year to $36.63 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 292.45 percent compared to last year to $10.13 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 9.98 percent compared to last year to $9.92 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 22.28 percent compared to last year to $7.52 million.
  • Port of Tampa, Fla. rose 3972.38 percent compared to last year to $6.37 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 increased $1.13 million, 1.6 percent, (59.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.65 million, 22.78 percent, (11.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $9.88 million, 419.44 percent, (10.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $7.18 million, 330.49 percent, (7.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden increased $3.67 million, 333.42 percent, (3.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.75 percent of all these Sulfuric acid imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $112.44 million of the $121.23 million total.

All totaled, 58.22 percent of all these Sulfuric acid imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $70.58 million of the $121.23 million total