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

Imports: Waste from iron, steel manufacturing

Waste from iron, steel manufacturing, the No. 1142 import by value totaled $223,779 for the month of March, $1.38 million through March of 2019, and $6.64 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$1.04 M
2Japan$150,219
3Mexico$115,035
4Finland$60,575
5Malaysia$4,478
6Brazil$2,319
7United Arab Emirates$0
8Bangladesh$0
9India$0
10South Korea$0
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.38 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $765,775
2Port of Long Beach $150,219
3MBS International Airport, Mich. $142,621
4International Falls, Minn. $90,000
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $63,918
6Port of Los Angeles $60,575
7Port Laredo $51,117
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $34,099
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,534
10Port of Houston $4,478

U.S. imports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 835.93 percent through March to $1.38 million

U.S. imports of Waste from iron, steel manufacturing increased 835.93 percent from $147,089 to $1.38 million through the first three 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 1142 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1209 for the last full year with a total value of $6.64 million, a $1.45 million, 27.91 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Finland and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 MBS International Airport, Mich., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Finland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Ashtabula, Ohio.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,044,029
2Japan $150,219
3Mexico $115,035
4Finland $60,575
5Malaysia $4,478
6Brazil $2,319
7China $0

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Phoenix/Nogales $718,065
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $61,056
3Detroit $60,871
4Laredo $53,147
5El Paso $49,701
6Chicago $13,148
7Baltimore $10,500
8Buffalo $4,141
9Houston $0
10Charleston $0

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport totaled $765,775. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Long Beach totaled $150,219. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • MBS International Airport, Mich. totaled $142,621. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • International Falls, Minn. totaled $90,000. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas totaled $63,918. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 $943,363, 937.12 percent, (75.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $150,219, 0 percent, (10.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $79,112, 220.23 percent, (8.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Finland increased $60,575, 0 percent, (4.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia increased $4,478, 0 percent, (0.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.83 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.37 million of the $1.38 million total.

All totaled, 88.08 percent of all these Waste from iron, steel manufacturing imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $1.21 million of the $1.38 million total