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

Imports: Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.

Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc., the No. 891 import by value totaled $6.08 million for the month of December, $71.09 million through December 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$28.81 M
2China$13.03 M
3Vietnam$5.64 M
4Mexico$5.19 M
5Argentina$3.23 M
6Canada$3.17 M
7Japan$1.43 M
8Ethiopia$1.34 M
9India$1.22 M
10Cameroon$1.03 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $71.09 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $25,263,673
2Port of New York $16,527,049
3Port of Philadelphia $5,853,821
4Port Laredo $5,185,173
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $3,953,277
6Port of Virginia $2,837,827
7Port of Los Angeles $2,207,415
8Port of Boston $1,641,050
9Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,508,068
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $972,589

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. increased 4.85 percent through December to $71.09 million

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. increased 4.85 percent from $67.8 million to $71.09 million 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 891 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 888 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 December 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 of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port Laredo 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $28,806,146
2China $13,033,165
3Vietnam $5,641,920
4Mexico $5,185,173
5Argentina $3,229,802
6Canada $3,167,443
7Japan $1,427,239
8Ethiopia $1,335,364
9India $1,220,760
10Cameroon $1,030,010

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $8,593,081
2Seattle $1,909,820
3Philadelphia $1,454,967
4Minneapolis $962,412
5Pembina, N.D. $777,474
6Laredo $771,986
7Los Angeles $686,912
8Buffalo $495,851
9Cleveland $255,398
10Atlanta/Savannah $250,310

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 fell 26.4 percent compared to last year to $25.26 million.
  • Port of New York rose 73.62 percent compared to last year to $16.53 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 6.87 percent compared to last year to $5.85 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 29.39 percent compared to last year to $5.19 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 298.51 percent compared to last year to $3.95 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 increased $431,381, 1.52 percent, (40.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $1.02 million, 7.25 percent, (18.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $269,133, 5.01 percent, (7.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.17 million, 29.12 percent, (7.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Argentina increased $1.21 million, 60.03 percent, (4.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.62 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $55.9 million of the $71.09 million total.

All totaled, 79.87 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $56.78 million of the $71.09 million total