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

Imports: Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc.

Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc., the No. 240 import by value totaled $132.04 million for the month of October, $1.32 billion through October of 2018, and $1.4 billion 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
1India$498.15 M
2China$211.95 M
3France$118.96 M
4Spain$80.49 M
5Germany$68.9 M
6Mexico$50.67 M
7Italy$46.16 M
8Australia$36.94 M
9Philippines$29.27 M
10Chile$23.23 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.32 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $324,911,243
2Port of Houston $273,554,721
3Port of Los Angeles $123,116,334
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $113,064,278
5Port of Virginia $49,135,871
6Los Angeles International Airport $46,441,202
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $42,105,787
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $32,300,531
9Port Laredo $26,255,785
10Port of Philadelphia $25,377,349

U.S. imports of Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. increased 11.60 percent through October to $1.32 billion

U.S. imports of Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. increased 11.60 percent from $1.19 billion to $1.32 billion 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 240 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 237 for the last full year with a total value of $1.4 billion, a $172.89 million, 14.12 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 China, No. 3 France, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $498,153,672
2China $211,954,798
3France $118,964,381
4Spain $80,485,958
5Germany $68,898,728
6Mexico $50,665,534
7Italy $46,160,129
8Australia $36,937,710
9Philippines $29,273,831
10Chile $23,230,003

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $65,442,816
2Houston $56,238,562
3Los Angeles $24,790,896
4Chicago $15,567,577
5St. Louis $10,538,587
6Laredo $9,151,073
7Minneapolis $8,687,863
8Cleveland $8,315,197
9Seattle $5,951,326
10Baltimore $5,415,729

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 Newark rose 20.44 percent compared to last year to $324.91 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 1.94 percent compared to last year to $273.55 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 3.26 percent compared to last year to $123.12 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 21.3 percent compared to last year to $113.06 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 4.67 percent compared to last year to $49.14 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 India increased $45.88 million, 10.15 percent, (37.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $17.49 million, 8.99 percent, (16.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $30.75 million, 34.85 percent, (8.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $13.73 million, 20.56 percent, (6.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $10.2 million, 17.37 percent, (5.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.9 percent of all these Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $978.46 million of the $1.32 billion total.

All totaled, 66.75 percent of all these Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $883.78 million of the $1.32 billion total