Total Trade: $228.7 million
|1||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$181,677,059|
|2||Port of Virginia||$14,344,706|
|3||Port of New Orleans||$10,698,201|
|4||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$5,509,855|
|5||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$4,489,495|
|6||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$3,184,949|
|7||Port of Newark||$2,893,583|
|8||Port of Chester, Penn.||$2,029,694|
|9||Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing||$928,039|
|10||Port 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
|5||New York City||$2,824,968|
|8||St. Albans, Vt.||$1,387,305|
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