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

Imports: Sutures, dental cements, etc.

Sutures, dental cements, etc., the No. 108 import by value totaled $333.13 million for the month of March, $1.04 billion through March of 2019, and $4.21 billion 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
1The Netherlands$302.19 M
2Finland$168.71 M
3Germany$134.06 M
4Norway$73.95 M
5Switzerland$51.35 M
6France$42.94 M
7Denmark$37.83 M
8India$27.17 M
9Ireland$27.03 M
10United Kingdom$22.9 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.04 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $219,683,653
2Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $180,310,085
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $126,345,647
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $74,225,348
5Port of New Orleans $53,310,027
6Huntsville International Airport, Ala. $40,847,212
7Port of Long Beach $34,621,944
8Port of Los Angeles $30,950,709
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,540,502
10Port of Newark $22,219,759

U.S. imports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 9.50 percent through March to $1.04 billion

U.S. imports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 9.50 percent from $949.14 million to $1.04 billion 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 108 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 113 for the last full year with a total value of $4.21 billion, a $1.29 billion, 44.24 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Finland, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $302,191,379
2Finland $168,712,593
3Germany $134,058,529
4Norway $73,946,079
5Switzerland $51,350,483
6France $42,940,901
7Denmark $37,829,004
8India $27,165,253
9Ireland $27,025,592
10United Kingdom $22,896,709

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $366,819,174
2Atlanta/Savannah $171,583,493
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $141,649,093
4Chicago $96,689,984
5New Orleans $91,039,309
6Charleston $83,985,547
7Los Angeles $76,730,878
8Cleveland $46,441,562
9Mobile $41,490,355
10Buffalo $41,209,102

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 6.9 percent compared to last year to $219.68 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 3238.3 percent compared to last year to $180.31 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 27861 percent compared to last year to $126.35 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 49.41 percent compared to last year to $74.23 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 0.8 percent compared to last year to $53.31 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 The Netherlands increased $97.01 million, 47.28 percent, (29.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Finland decreased $23.87 million, 12.39 percent, (16.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $14.55 million, 9.79 percent, (12.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Norway increased $62.51 million, 546.36 percent, (7.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Switzerland decreased $185,580, 0.36 percent, (4.94 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.27 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $730.26 million of the $1.04 billion total.

All totaled, 62.92 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $653.87 million of the $1.04 billion total