Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through April 2021.

Imports: Various forms of salt

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U.S. imports of Various forms of salt totaled $51.27 million in April, a change of 23.92 percent from the same month one year ago. The change from one month ago was -14.39 percent. Among more than 1,260 commodity classifications, Various forms of salt ranked No. 427 in April. It had ranked No. 402 for the same month last year.

While Various forms of salt ranked No. 427 in April by value, it ranked No. 5 by tonnage. The top three U.S. markets by value for Various forms of salt imports in April were (1) Canada, (2) Chile, and (3) Mexico. Among the nation's more than 450 airports, seaports and border crossings, the top three by value were (1) Passenger vehicles, (2) Computers, and (3) Oil.

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