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

Imports: Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc.

Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc., the No. 241 import by value totaled $121.88 million for the month of December, $1.56 billion through December 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$578.14 M
2China$259.51 M
3France$141.62 M
4Spain$96.46 M
5Germany$81.8 M
6Mexico$59.61 M
7Italy$56.86 M
8Australia$40.27 M
9Philippines$33.61 M
10Chile$26.74 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.56 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $401,040,548
2Port of Houston $301,649,317
3Port of Los Angeles $149,101,424
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $136,307,269
5Los Angeles International Airport $57,977,738
6Port of Virginia $54,795,738
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $48,599,838
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $38,834,046
9Port Laredo $30,970,974
10Port of Long Beach $25,944,242

U.S. imports of Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. increased 11.79 percent through December to $1.56 billion

U.S. imports of Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. increased 11.79 percent from $1.4 billion to $1.56 billion 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 241 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 241 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 December 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 Los Angeles International Airport.

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $578,135,653
2China $259,507,315
3France $141,623,589
4Spain $96,455,942
5Germany $81,799,722
6Mexico $59,614,490
7Italy $56,856,064
8Australia $40,272,197
9Philippines $33,611,285
10Chile $26,737,844

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $114,925,029
2Houston $69,261,990
3Los Angeles $45,217,191
4Chicago $23,051,736
5St. Louis $12,438,285
6Minneapolis $12,152,412
7Laredo $12,134,196
8Cleveland $10,805,339
9Seattle $9,198,765
10Baltimore $8,328,397

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 25.37 percent compared to last year to $401.04 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 5.24 percent compared to last year to $301.65 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 2.06 percent compared to last year to $149.1 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 23.68 percent compared to last year to $136.31 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 58.55 percent compared to last year to $57.98 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 $55.44 million, 10.61 percent, (37.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $25.51 million, 10.9 percent, (16.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $31.34 million, 28.41 percent, (9.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $19.23 million, 24.9 percent, (6.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $12.88 million, 18.68 percent, (5.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.1 percent of all these Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.16 billion of the $1.56 billion total.

All totaled, 66.96 percent of all these Vegetable extracts, pectates, agar, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.05 billion of the $1.56 billion total