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

Imports: Sutures, dental cements, etc.

Sutures, dental cements, etc., the No. 108 import by value totaled $424.24 million for the month of July, $2.5 billion through July 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$817.54 M
2Finland$358.26 M
3Germany$311.13 M
4Norway$198.2 M
5Switzerland$137.62 M
6France$69.28 M
7Ireland$64.8 M
8India$62.18 M
9Denmark$58.12 M
10Italy$57.1 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.5 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $540,772,193
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $409,092,569
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $287,120,660
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $180,986,936
5Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $135,688,875
6Port of New Orleans $102,357,358
7Port of Los Angeles $86,998,884
8Port of Long Beach $79,265,314
9Huntsville International Airport, Ala. $65,979,917
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $62,496,826

U.S. imports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 11.80 percent through July to $2.5 billion

U.S. imports of Sutures, dental cements, etc. increased 11.80 percent from $2.23 billion to $2.5 billion 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 108 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 116 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 July 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 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Finland, 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $817,544,901
2Finland $358,258,138
3Germany $311,129,018
4Norway $198,201,072
5Switzerland $137,617,791
6France $69,275,173
7Ireland $64,802,261
8India $62,183,400
9Denmark $58,116,943
10Italy $57,096,686

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 200.05 percent compared to last year to $540.77 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 0.77 percent compared to last year to $409.09 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 35459 percent compared to last year to $287.12 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 10.81 percent compared to last year to $180.99 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 5.33 percent compared to last year to $135.69 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 $287.73 million, 54.31 percent, (32.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Finland increased $6.32 million, 1.8 percent, (14.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $60.03 million, 16.17 percent, (12.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Norway increased $168.47 million, 566.58 percent, (7.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Switzerland increased $361,845, 0.26 percent, (5.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.97 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $1.82 billion of the $2.5 billion total.

All totaled, 62.2 percent of all these Sutures, dental cements, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.55 billion of the $2.5 billion total