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

Imports: Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer

Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer, the No. 920 import by value totaled $3.1 million for the month of December, $59.94 million through December of 2018, and $55.81 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
1Malaysia$24.13 M
2Canada$8.77 M
3Spain$8.32 M
4Germany$5.35 M
5Mexico$3.45 M
6The Netherlands$1.72 M
7China$1.64 M
8United Kingdom$1.56 M
9Switzerland$652,160
10Guyana$605,941
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U.S. imports of Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer increased 7.41 percent through December to $59.94 million

U.S. imports of Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer increased 7.41 percent from $55.81 million to $59.94 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 920 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 920 for the last full year with a total value of $55.81 million, a $3.51 million, 6.71 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Malaysia $24,131,351
2Canada $8,772,584
3Spain $8,317,439
4Germany $5,352,124
5Mexico $3,446,771
6The Netherlands $1,717,652
7China $1,644,437
8United Kingdom $1,557,044
9Switzerland $652,160
10Guyana $605,941

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Anchorage $2,629,262
2Miami $2,517,954
3New Orleans $2,063,183
4Detroit $1,670,424
5San Francisco $1,210,550
6Laredo $1,106,379
7Los Angeles $693,395
8New York City $638,607
9Cleveland $535,956
10Chicago $240,680

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 81.22 percent compared to last year to $12.74 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 29.32 percent compared to last year to $9.46 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 17.83 percent compared to last year to $8.84 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 360.53 percent compared to last year to $7.78 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 12.91 percent compared to last year to $6.89 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 $12.45 million, 106.63 percent, (40.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $3.18 million, 26.63 percent, (14.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $850,539, 11.39 percent, (13.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $192,092, 3.72 percent, (8.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $6.68 million, 65.97 percent, (5.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.45 percent of all these Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $50.02 million of the $59.94 million total.

All totaled, 76.25 percent of all these Unused postage, check forms, bank notes, stock cer imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $45.71 million of the $59.94 million total