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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Imports: Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers

Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers, the No. 541 import by value totaled $50.58 million for the month of March, $92.95 million through March of 2019, and $378.07 million for all of 2018, 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
1United Kingdom$22.61 M
2Germany$18.88 M
3China$11.32 M
4India$9.39 M
5Czech Republic$9.11 M
6Australia$4.84 M
7Switzerland$4.2 M
8Italy$2.76 M
9Turkey$2.13 M
10Spain$1.47 M
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U.S. imports of Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers increased 6.59 percent through March to $92.95 million

U.S. imports of Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers increased 6.59 percent from $87.2 million to $92.95 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 541 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 554 for the last full year with a total value of $378.07 million, a $25.05 million, 6.21 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Czech Republic and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Philadelphia International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 International Port of Memphis, Tenn..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $22,608,419
2Germany $18,883,835
3China $11,316,166
4India $9,389,557
5Czech Republic $9,108,341
6Australia $4,843,903
7Switzerland $4,200,914
8Italy $2,755,656
9Turkey $2,126,472
10Spain $1,465,475

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $29,832,409
2New Orleans $29,218,110
3New York City $22,420,573
4St. Louis $11,428,930
5Chicago $7,776,613
6Los Angeles $6,932,011
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,511,415
8Houston $3,145,749
9San Juan $3,037,605
10Cleveland $2,357,018

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Philadelphia International Airport rose 20.66 percent compared to last year to $31.23 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 524.01 percent compared to last year to $12.98 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 37.49 percent compared to last year to $8.57 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 6.47 percent compared to last year to $8.22 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 36.95 percent compared to last year to $7.92 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 United Kingdom increased $3.82 million, 20.35 percent, (24.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $6.23 million, 49.21 percent, (20.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $2.3 million, 16.88 percent, (12.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $3.88 million, 70.39 percent, (10.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic decreased $956,670, 9.5 percent, (9.8 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.72 percent of all these Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $71.31 million of the $92.95 million total.

All totaled, 74.13 percent of all these Vegetable alkaloids, salts, ethers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $68.91 million of the $92.95 million total