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

Imports: Tin, unwrought

Tin, unwrought, the No. 412 import by value totaled $52.28 million for the month of October, $624.89 million through October of 2018, and $705.37 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
1Indonesia$149.89 M
2Malaysia$135.17 M
3Peru$117.8 M
4Bolivia$105.28 M
5Brazil$45.27 M
6China$23.38 M
7Poland$13.5 M
8Belgium$10.62 M
9Thailand$7.6 M
10Canada$6.99 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $624.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $512,457,010
2Port of New Orleans $42,632,098
3Port of Mobile, Ala. $18,717,591
4Port of Newark $13,782,449
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,840,871
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $9,327,545
7Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $3,295,558
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,393,278
9Port of New York $2,375,649
10Port of Los Angeles $1,620,129

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 5.06 percent through October to $624.89 million

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 5.06 percent from $594.8 million to $624.89 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 412 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 407 for the last full year with a total value of $705.37 million, a $133.97 million, 23.45 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Indonesia, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Peru, 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..

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 Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Indonesia $149,893,151
2Malaysia $135,172,607
3Peru $117,799,159
4Bolivia $105,283,152
5Brazil $45,269,492
6China $23,382,054
7Poland $13,497,665
8Belgium $10,624,303
9Thailand $7,603,734
10Canada $6,994,906

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $88,515,181
2New Orleans $8,839,974
3Cleveland $2,039,589
4Mobile $1,936,119
5Atlanta/Savannah $1,934,416
6New York City $1,163,534
7St. Albans, Vt. $483,998
8San Francisco $438,914
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $430,558
10Laredo $352,337

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 1.41 percent compared to last year to $512.46 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 1.15 percent compared to last year to $42.63 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. totaled $18.72 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Newark rose 37.78 percent compared to last year to $13.78 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 213.09 percent compared to last year to $11.84 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 Indonesia increased $1.65 million, 1.11 percent, (23.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Malaysia increased $13.16 million, 10.79 percent, (21.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru decreased $18.47 million, 13.55 percent, (18.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Bolivia decreased $8.9 million, 7.79 percent, (16.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $17.7 million, 64.23 percent, (7.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.56 percent of all these Tin, unwrought imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $553.42 million of the $624.89 million total.

All totaled, 95.93 percent of all these Tin, unwrought imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $599.43 million of the $624.89 million total