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

Imports: Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic

Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic, the No. 76 import by value totaled $592.9 million for the month of March, $1.49 billion through March of 2020, and $5.8 billion 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
1Canada$1.13 B
2Germany$82.87 M
3Brazil$49.97 M
4Sweden$49.05 M
5New Zealand$32.66 M
6Chile$27.9 M
7China$20.14 M
8Austria$14.04 M
9Romania$10.71 M
10Finland$8.11 M
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U.S. imports of Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic increased 8.53 percent through March to $1.49 billion

U.S. imports of Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic increased 8.53 percent from $1.37 billion to $1.49 billion through the first three 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 76 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 86 for the last full year with a total value of $5.8 billion, a $1.39 billion, 19.40 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Chile and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 International Falls, Minn., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,125,403,305
2Germany $82,865,223
3Brazil $49,965,312
4Sweden $49,046,837
5New Zealand $32,662,004
6Chile $27,899,804
7China $20,138,614
8Austria $14,039,756
9Romania $10,709,684
10Finland $8,105,903

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Duluth, Minn. $86,405,050
2Seattle $82,996,133
3Detroit $59,638,438
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $38,548,406
5Pembina, N.D. $37,131,827
6Wilmington $19,444,478
7Baltimore $18,779,821
8Buffalo $17,822,891
9St. Albans, Vt. $17,819,131
10Portland, Maine $16,592,697

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:

  • International Falls, Minn. rose 5.52 percent compared to last year to $238.59 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 4.97 percent compared to last year to $132.92 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 10.24 percent compared to last year to $103.92 million.
  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. rose 14.34 percent compared to last year to $82.73 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 8.16 percent compared to last year to $77.58 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 $90.5 million, 8.74 percent, (75.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $20.39 million, 32.65 percent, (5.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Brazil decreased $12.37 million, 19.84 percent, (3.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $20.4 million, 71.22 percent, (3.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 New Zealand increased $2.19 million, 7.18 percent, (2.19 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.91 percent of all these Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.34 billion of the $1.49 billion total.

All totaled, 42.66 percent of all these Wood, sawed or chipped, greater than 6 meters thic imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $635.75 million of the $1.49 billion total