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

Imports: Wood, tongue & groove, shaped

Wood, tongue & groove, shaped, the No. 284 import by value totaled $116.78 million for the month of December, $1.29 billion through December of 2018, and $1.26 billion 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
1Brazil$390.28 M
2China$337.72 M
3Chile$198.39 M
4Canada$111.45 M
5Mexico$86.71 M
6Malaysia$30.19 M
7Argentina$24.08 M
8Italy$20.03 M
9Indonesia$19.04 M
10New Zealand$7.19 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.29 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $146,683,538
2Port of Newark $141,568,463
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $122,339,877
4Port of Los Angeles $96,578,397
5Port of Charleston $89,149,689
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $78,074,074
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $67,875,220
8Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $67,540,166
9Port of Philadelphia $54,022,418
10Port of Virginia $51,311,604

U.S. imports of Wood, tongue & groove, shaped increased 2.12 percent through December to $1.29 billion

U.S. imports of Wood, tongue & groove, shaped increased 2.12 percent from $1.26 billion to $1.29 billion in 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 284 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 267 for the last full year with a total value of $1.26 billion, a $144.45 million, 12.96 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 China, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 China, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Brazil $390,278,987
2China $337,715,912
3Chile $198,394,580
4Canada $111,448,417
5Mexico $86,705,662
6Malaysia $30,189,639
7Argentina $24,079,332
8Italy $20,025,681
9Indonesia $19,035,359
10New Zealand $7,190,773

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $40,329,368
2New York City $33,999,593
3Baltimore $30,068,710
4Charleston $23,598,392
5Jacksonville/Tampa $21,721,469
6El Paso $20,031,056
7Atlanta/Savannah $19,427,415
8Los Angeles $19,141,520
9Philadelphia $16,351,514
10Seattle $14,780,577

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 9.61 percent compared to last year to $146.68 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 34.76 percent compared to last year to $141.57 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 15.55 percent compared to last year to $122.34 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 14.54 percent compared to last year to $96.58 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 3.95 percent compared to last year to $89.15 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 Brazil decreased $20.85 million, 5.07 percent, (30.35 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $69.72 million, 26.01 percent, (26.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Chile increased $36,624, 0.02 percent, (15.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $29.4 million, 20.87 percent, (8.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $615,580, 0.7 percent, (6.74 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.46 percent of all these Wood, tongue & groove, shaped imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.12 billion of the $1.29 billion total.

All totaled, 46.38 percent of all these Wood, tongue & groove, shaped imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $596.32 million of the $1.29 billion total