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

Imports: Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.

Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc., the No. 893 import by value totaled $6.36 million for the month of October, $58.15 million through October of 2018, and $67.8 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
1Brazil$22.24 M
2China$10.62 M
3Vietnam$4.96 M
4Mexico$4.65 M
5Argentina$3.09 M
6Canada$2.61 M
7Ethiopia$1.2 M
8Japan$1.16 M
9Cameroon$904,465
10India$833,002
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $58.15 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $20,972,106
2Port of New York $13,947,770
3Port Laredo $4,654,173
4Port of Philadelphia $4,047,944
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,858,404
6Port of Virginia $2,671,619
7Port of Los Angeles $1,685,673
8Port of Boston $1,641,050
9Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,351,480
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $723,291

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. increased 0.69 percent through October to $58.15 million

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. increased 0.69 percent from $57.75 million to $58.15 million 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 893 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 885 for the last full year with a total value of $67.8 million, a $877,425, 1.28 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 China, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 China, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $22,243,913
2China $10,622,472
3Vietnam $4,963,320
4Mexico $4,654,173
5Argentina $3,092,242
6Canada $2,607,028
7Ethiopia $1,196,364
8Japan $1,155,104
9Cameroon $904,465
10India $833,002

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $5,895,821
2Philadelphia $910,430
3Seattle $878,651
4Laredo $771,986
5Pembina, N.D. $461,732
6Los Angeles $438,194
7Buffalo $406,452
8Minneapolis $345,704
9Boston $177,300
10Atlanta/Savannah $160,490

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 fell 31.22 percent compared to last year to $20.97 million.
  • Port of New York rose 82.91 percent compared to last year to $13.95 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 35.86 percent compared to last year to $4.65 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 15.56 percent compared to last year to $4.05 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 264.41 percent compared to last year to $2.86 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 Brazil decreased $1.81 million, 7.51 percent, (38.25 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $1.99 million, 15.75 percent, (18.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $31,613, 0.64 percent, (8.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.22 million, 35.62 percent, (8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Argentina increased $1.53 million, 97.4 percent, (5.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.37 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $45.58 million of the $58.15 million total.

All totaled, 79.93 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $46.48 million of the $58.15 million total