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

Imports: Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick

Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick, the No. 506 import by value totaled $34.66 million for the month of October, $370.05 million through October of 2018, and $376.69 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
1Canada$274.68 M
2Italy$17.46 M
3China$13.03 M
4Germany$10.96 M
5Gabon$4.9 M
6New Zealand$3.81 M
7Estonia$3.54 M
8Cote D'Ivoire$3.43 M
9Spain$3.23 M
10Slovenia$2.97 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $370.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $149,381,483
2Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $33,673,373
3Port of Newark $20,694,600
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $17,415,037
5Boundary Border Crossing, Wash. $16,135,891
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $16,129,783
7Port of Virginia $15,550,609
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $14,937,539
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $11,891,363
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,148,057

U.S. imports of Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick increased 19.68 percent through October to $370.05 million

U.S. imports of Veneer sheets not more than 6 mm thick increased 19.68 percent from $309.2 million to $370.05 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 506 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 534 for the last full year with a total value of $376.69 million, a $14.63 million, 4.04 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading 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 Boundary Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Virginia, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $274,679,052
2Italy $17,459,055
3China $13,027,115
4Germany $10,963,834
5Gabon $4,897,652
6New Zealand $3,806,988
7Estonia $3,541,699
8Cote D’Ivoire $3,430,331
9Spain $3,234,957
10Slovenia $2,967,103

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $39,537,462
2Detroit $8,415,782
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,628,872
4Cleveland $3,431,873
5Buffalo $2,757,831
6New York City $2,647,756
7Norfolk $2,195,137
8Chicago $1,211,368
9San Francisco $507,688
10Portland/Columbia-Snake River $504,060

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:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 48.57 percent compared to last year to $149.38 million.
  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. fell 18.93 percent compared to last year to $33.67 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 30.87 percent compared to last year to $20.69 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 14.75 percent compared to last year to $17.42 million.
  • Boundary Border Crossing, Wash. rose 26.95 percent compared to last year to $16.14 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 increased $47.26 million, 20.78 percent, (74.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $2.2 million, 14.4 percent, (4.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $3.52 million, 36.97 percent, (3.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $815,922, 6.93 percent, (2.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Gabon increased $4.02 million, 457.71 percent, (1.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.75 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 October of this year. That is equal to $321.03 million of the $370.05 million total.

All totaled, 64.13 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 October of this year. That is equal to $237.3 million of the $370.05 million total