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

Imports: Wooden casks, barrels and vats

Wooden casks, barrels and vats, the No. 919 import by value totaled $4.03 million for the month of March, $12.35 million through March of 2020, and $261.6 million 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
1France$9.05 M
2Spain$1.06 M
3Mexico$653,266
4Vietnam$552,868
5Japan$197,391
6Portugal$141,990
7Canada$133,920
8Austria$128,055
9Chile$118,418
10Hungary$80,754
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,969,850
2Port of Newark $2,764,971
3Port of New York $1,571,033
4Port Laredo $528,209
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $437,809
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $395,571
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $327,017
8Port of Virginia $324,504
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $218,909
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $199,578

U.S. imports of Wooden casks, barrels and vats decreased 24.48 percent through March to $12.35 million

U.S. imports of Wooden casks, barrels and vats decreased 24.48 percent from $16.35 million to $12.35 million 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 919 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 895 for the last full year with a total value of $261.6 million, a $18.24 million, 7.49 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of San Francisco, Calif..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1France $9,048,919
2Spain $1,055,839
3Mexico $653,266
4Vietnam $552,868
5Japan $197,391
6Portugal $141,990
7Canada $133,920
8Austria $128,055
9Chile $118,418
10Hungary $80,754

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $2,088,136
2St. Louis $969,906
3Seattle $299,842
4Cleveland $288,964
5Laredo $282,897
6San Juan $102,850
7Norfolk $60,658
8Chicago $37,216
9Los Angeles $19,780
10Miami $14,160

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:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 42.56 percent compared to last year to $4.97 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 3034.75 percent compared to last year to $2.76 million.
  • Port of New York rose 1342.64 percent compared to last year to $1.57 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 8.07 percent compared to last year to $528,209.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 355.41 percent compared to last year to $437,809.

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 France decreased $4.19 million, 31.62 percent, (73.28 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain increased $408,967, 63.22 percent, (8.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $1,631, 0.25 percent, (5.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $265,953, 92.69 percent, (4.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $86,630, 78.21 percent, (1.6 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.2 percent of all these Wooden casks, barrels and vats imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $11.51 million of the $12.35 million total.

All totaled, 83.18 percent of all these Wooden casks, barrels and vats imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $10.27 million of the $12.35 million total