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

Imports: Sweetened waters

Sweetened waters, the No. 138 import by value totaled $281.06 million for the month of October, $2.69 billion through October of 2018, and $3.19 billion 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
1Austria$801.17 M
2Switzerland$591.43 M
3Mexico$309.24 M
4Canada$174.02 M
5Thailand$155.22 M
6Philippines$92.65 M
7South Korea$68.56 M
8Italy$62.62 M
9France$61.71 M
10United Kingdom$48.81 M

Top Gateways

RankPortYTD
1Port of Newark$531.82 M
2Port of Virginia$378.55 M
3Port of Houston$322.1 M
4Port of Los Angeles$306.93 M
5Port Laredo$182.39 M
6Port Everglades, Fla.$132.81 M
7Port of Long Beach$99.27 M
8Port Miami$96.23 M
9Port of Seattle, Wash.$91.68 M
10Port of Oakland, Calif.$66.61 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.69 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $531,818,186
2Port of Virginia $378,549,449
3Port of Houston $322,102,288
4Port of Los Angeles $306,925,770
5Port Laredo $182,392,709
6Port Everglades, Fla. $132,809,342
7Port of Long Beach $99,269,220
8Port Miami $96,230,037
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $91,683,033
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $66,610,765

U.S. imports of Sweetened waters increased 2.03 percent through October to $2.69 billion

U.S. imports of Sweetened waters increased 2.03 percent from $2.64 billion to $2.69 billion 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 138 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 127 for the last full year with a total value of $3.19 billion, a $282.34 million, 9.73 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Austria, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Austria, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Austria $801,169,710
2Switzerland $591,432,589
3Mexico $309,237,683
4Canada $174,021,544
5Thailand $155,216,139
6Philippines $92,647,624
7South Korea $68,563,246
8Italy $62,623,054
9France $61,712,777
10United Kingdom $48,814,601

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $79,312,935
2Los Angeles $74,440,343
3Houston $50,784,579
4Norfolk $44,845,118
5Miami $39,229,364
6Laredo $33,145,131
7Chicago $24,682,318
8San Diego $19,005,581
9Seattle $17,289,952
10Detroit $14,160,690

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 of Newark rose 6.1 percent compared to last year to $531.82 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 12.38 percent compared to last year to $378.55 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 2.43 percent compared to last year to $322.1 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 23.33 percent compared to last year to $306.93 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 9.77 percent compared to last year to $182.39 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 Austria increased $101.45 million, 14.5 percent, (29.74 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland decreased $78.07 million, 11.66 percent, (21.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $30.56 million, 10.97 percent, (11.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $48.18 million, 38.28 percent, (6.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand decreased $43.06 million, 21.72 percent, (5.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.41 percent of all these Sweetened waters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.03 billion of the $2.69 billion total.

All totaled, 63.92 percent of all these Sweetened waters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.72 billion of the $2.69 billion total