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

Imports: Titanium, including waste and scrap

Titanium, including waste and scrap, the No. 393 import by value totaled $72.91 million for the month of October, $674.11 million through October of 2018, and $781.82 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
1Japan$198.27 M
2Russia$156.35 M
3United Kingdom$60.33 M
4China$56.45 M
5France$45.93 M
6Germany$29.97 M
7Mexico$24.41 M
8Canada$24.34 M
9Italy$17.27 M
10South Korea$10.26 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $674.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $123,482,303
2Port of Newark $120,907,551
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $64,332,269
4Port of Tacoma, Wash. $47,534,974
5Port of Virginia $32,960,619
6Port of Charleston $25,763,434
7Port of Philadelphia $25,391,899
8Port of New Orleans $24,396,319
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $24,354,955
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,927,140

U.S. imports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 0.98 percent through October to $674.11 million

U.S. imports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 0.98 percent from $667.58 million to $674.11 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 393 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 378 for the last full year with a total value of $781.82 million, a $114.09 million, 17.09 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 France and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $198,265,479
2Russia $156,353,914
3United Kingdom $60,333,227
4China $56,450,883
5France $45,933,866
6Germany $29,974,320
7Mexico $24,412,204
8Canada $24,343,313
9Italy $17,269,646
10South Korea $10,260,126

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $31,727,340
2New York City $16,070,595
3Philadelphia $15,017,005
4Cleveland $12,751,224
5Seattle $9,260,982
6Charleston $7,060,191
7Atlanta/Savannah $5,039,915
8Detroit $4,097,873
9Chicago $3,551,006
10New Orleans $3,333,400

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 Los Angeles fell 13.69 percent compared to last year to $123.48 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 14.71 percent compared to last year to $120.91 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 7.23 percent compared to last year to $64.33 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 27.64 percent compared to last year to $47.53 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 8.6 percent compared to last year to $32.96 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 Japan increased $22.27 million, 12.65 percent, (29.41 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia decreased $7.6 million, 4.64 percent, (23.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $6.98 million, 10.37 percent, (8.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $8.44 million, 17.58 percent, (8.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France decreased $3.08 million, 6.28 percent, (6.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.74 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $517.34 million of the $674.11 million total.

All totaled, 57.74 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $389.22 million of the $674.11 million total