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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Imports: Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick

Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick, the No. 551 import by value totaled $27.23 million for the month of August, $247.28 million through August of 2019, and $426 million for all of 2018, 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
1Canada$177.93 M
2Italy$15.57 M
3Germany$8.54 M
4China$4.03 M
5Spain$3.37 M
6Ecuador$3.24 M
7India$2.87 M
8Cote D'Ivoire$2.77 M
9Slovenia$2.67 M
10Portugal$2.62 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $247.28 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $91,238,367
2Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $19,770,095
3Port of Newark $19,397,231
4Port of Virginia $14,843,521
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,298,977
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,676,303
7Boundary Border Crossing, Wash. $11,127,891
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,818,730
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $8,524,877
10Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. $7,523,234

U.S. imports of Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick decreased 17.96 percent through August to $247.28 million

U.S. imports of Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick decreased 17.96 percent from $301.4 million to $247.28 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 551 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 500 for the last full year with a total value of $426 million, a $49.31 million, 13.09 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Gabon. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $177,933,119
2Italy $15,569,831
3Germany $8,537,985
4China $4,034,572
5Spain $3,367,960
6Ecuador $3,241,247
7India $2,868,960
8Cote D’Ivoire $2,774,899
9Slovenia $2,666,728
10Portugal $2,616,138

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $67,768,031
2Detroit $15,185,911
3Cleveland $7,385,202
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,491,642
5Buffalo $6,473,132
6New York City $5,099,035
7Norfolk $4,801,391
8Chicago $2,218,106
9Charleston $1,416,232
10Atlanta/Savannah $1,024,609

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 25.5 percent compared to last year to $91.24 million.
  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. fell 30.25 percent compared to last year to $19.77 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 5.42 percent compared to last year to $19.4 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 12.71 percent compared to last year to $14.84 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 9.16 percent compared to last year to $13.3 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 Canada decreased $46.89 million, 20.86 percent, (71.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $72,734, 0.47 percent, (6.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $177,855, 2.04 percent, (3.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $6.13 million, 60.32 percent, (1.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $689,978, 25.76 percent, (1.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.7 percent of all these Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $209.44 million of the $247.28 million total.

All totaled, 64.12 percent of all these Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $158.55 million of the $247.28 million total