Total Trade: $756.93 million
|1||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$625,251,029|
|2||Port of New Orleans||$49,692,226|
|3||Port of Mobile, Ala.||$21,375,293|
|4||Port of Newark||$15,443,883|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$14,371,091|
|6||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$11,692,271|
|7||Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing||$3,993,571|
|8||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$3,531,617|
|9||Port of New York||$2,386,529|
|10||Port 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
|7||New York City||$1,547,169|
|8||St. Albans, Vt.||$585,850|
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