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

Imports: Tin, unwrought

Tin, unwrought, the No. 350 import by value totaled $81.58 million for the month of March, $228.7 million through March of 2019, and $756.93 million 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
1Malaysia$57.06 M
2Peru$48.7 M
3Bolivia$37.04 M
4Indonesia$33.03 M
5Brazil$13.11 M
6Russia$10.94 M
7China$8.87 M
8Poland$5.51 M
9Belgium$3.81 M
10Estonia$3.38 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $228.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $181,677,059
2Port of Virginia $14,344,706
3Port of New Orleans $10,698,201
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,509,855
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,489,495
6Port of Mobile, Ala. $3,184,949
7Port of Newark $2,893,583
8Port of Chester, Penn. $2,029,694
9Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $928,039
10Port of Los Angeles $781,172

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 42.86 percent through March to $228.7 million

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 42.86 percent from $160.09 million to $228.7 million 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 350 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 429 for the last full year with a total value of $756.93 million, a $51.55 million, 7.31 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Bolivia, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Indonesia, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Bolivia and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Mobile, Ala., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Malaysia $57,055,159
2Peru $48,703,377
3Bolivia $37,038,031
4Indonesia $33,027,820
5Brazil $13,108,050
6Russia $10,939,422
7China $8,871,474
8Poland $5,509,855
9Belgium $3,806,648
10Estonia $3,378,528

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $201,309,200
2New Orleans $15,900,102
3Atlanta/Savannah $4,621,935
4Mobile $4,593,821
5New York City $2,824,968
6San Francisco $2,803,640
7Cleveland $2,083,810
8St. Albans, Vt. $1,387,305
9Detroit $1,236,819
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $462,322

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:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 36.16 percent compared to last year to $181.68 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 3149 percent compared to last year to $14.34 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 21.12 percent compared to last year to $10.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 89.89 percent compared to last year to $5.51 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 413.96 percent compared to last year to $4.49 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 Malaysia increased $26.33 million, 85.68 percent, (24.95 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Peru increased $12.22 million, 33.48 percent, (21.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Bolivia increased $8.43 million, 29.46 percent, (16.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $4.7 million, 12.45 percent, (14.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $5.33 million, 68.47 percent, (5.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.61 percent of all these Tin, unwrought imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $188.93 million of the $228.7 million total.

All totaled, 94.76 percent of all these Tin, unwrought imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $216.72 million of the $228.7 million total