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

Imports: Tin, unwrought

Tin, unwrought, the No. 409 import by value totaled $63.55 million for the month of December, $756.93 million through December 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$189.51 M
2Malaysia$158.35 M
3Peru$139.75 M
4Bolivia$129.65 M
5Brazil$56.92 M
6China$26.73 M
7Poland$16.03 M
8Belgium$10.62 M
9Canada$9.16 M
10Thailand$9.03 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $756.93 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $625,251,029
2Port of New Orleans $49,692,226
3Port of Mobile, Ala. $21,375,293
4Port of Newark $15,443,883
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,371,091
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $11,692,271
7Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $3,993,571
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,531,617
9Port of New York $2,386,529
10Port of Los Angeles $2,086,177

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 7.31 percent through December to $756.93 million

U.S. imports of Tin, unwrought increased 7.31 percent from $705.37 million to $756.93 million in 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 409 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 408 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Indonesia $189,507,738
2Malaysia $158,345,939
3Peru $139,750,898
4Bolivia $129,650,692
5Brazil $56,924,140
6China $26,731,414
7Poland $16,027,885
8Belgium $10,624,303
9Canada $9,158,710
10Thailand $9,025,561

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $145,716,380
2New Orleans $11,211,475
3Atlanta/Savannah $3,026,912
4Mobile $2,687,821
5Cleveland $2,063,410
6San Francisco $1,635,380
7New York City $1,547,169
8St. Albans, Vt. $585,850
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $452,122
10Laredo $410,130

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 4.27 percent compared to last year to $625.25 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 2.68 percent compared to last year to $49.69 million.
  • Port of Mobile, Ala. totaled $21.38 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.63 percent compared to last year to $15.44 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 132.64 percent compared to last year to $14.37 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 $9.06 million, 5.02 percent, (25.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Malaysia increased $11.67 million, 7.96 percent, (20.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru decreased $18.07 million, 11.45 percent, (18.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Bolivia increased $787,320, 0.61 percent, (17.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil increased $20.78 million, 57.5 percent, (7.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.07 percent of all these Tin, unwrought imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $674.18 million of the $756.93 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 December of this year. That is equal to $726.13 million of the $756.93 million total