Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc.

Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc., the No. 876 import by value totaled $4.92 million for the month of February, $11.1 million through February of 2020, and $61.17 million for all of 2019, 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$4.89 M
2Tanzania$1.42 M
3China$1.09 M
4Canada$923,594
5Vietnam$717,080
6India$693,484
7Mexico$594,750
8Argentina$352,124
9Japan$185,673
10Nigeria$88,500
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $11.1 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $3,881,065
2Port of New York $2,770,479
3Port of Philadelphia $1,079,781
4Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $728,878
5Port Laredo $594,750
6Port of Boston $280,260
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $275,188
8Port of Virginia $269,760
9Port of Long Beach $178,396
10Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $169,809

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. decreased 11.23 percent through February to $11.1 million

U.S. imports of Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. decreased 11.23 percent from $12.5 million to $11.1 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 876 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 870 for the last full year with a total value of $61.17 million, a $9.92 million, 13.96 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Tanzania, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $4,887,519
2Tanzania $1,415,027
3China $1,093,897
4Canada $923,594
5Vietnam $717,080
6India $693,484
7Mexico $594,750
8Argentina $352,124
9Japan $185,673
10Nigeria $88,500

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $2,636,554
2Cleveland $631,864
3Seattle $374,109
4Los Angeles $374,092
5Philadelphia $206,252
6Laredo $148,200
7Chicago $99,300
8Boston $68,990
9Atlanta/Savannah $29,964
10Great Falls, Mont. $29,484

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 7.75 percent compared to last year to $3.88 million.
  • Port of New York fell 20.16 percent compared to last year to $2.77 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 26.07 percent compared to last year to $1.08 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 14.65 percent compared to last year to $728,878.
  • Port Laredo fell 25.99 percent compared to last year to $594,750.

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 $1.25 million, 20.41 percent, (44.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Tanzania increased $968,027, 216.56 percent, (12.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $741,553, 40.4 percent, (9.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $24,509, 2.59 percent, (8.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $182,880, 34.23 percent, (6.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.44 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $9.04 million of the $11.1 million total.

All totaled, 81.6 percent of all these Vegetable waxes, beeswax, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $9.05 million of the $11.1 million total