Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Wooden casks, barrels and vats

Wooden casks, barrels and vats, the No. 634 import by value totaled $4.22 million for the month of December, $261.6 million through December of 2019, and $243.36 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

RankCountry2019
1France$236.13 M
2Hungary$4.59 M
3Italy$3.4 M
4Portugal$3.05 M
5Spain$2.75 M
6Mexico$2.36 M
7Chile$2.08 M
8Australia$2 M
9Austria$1.15 M
10Canada$837,247
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U.S. imports of Wooden casks, barrels and vats increased 7.49 percent through December 2019 to $261.6 million

U.S. imports of Wooden casks, barrels and vats increased 7.49 percent from $243.36 million to $261.6 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 634 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 656 for the last full year with a total value of $243.36 million, a $2.29 million, 0.93 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through December 2019 the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Hungary, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Portugal and No. 5 Spain. 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..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Hungary, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Portugal. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Laredo.

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five in 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 9.57 percent to $201.26 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 7.38 percent to $28.09 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 43.35 percent to $12.43 million.
  • Port of New York rose 853.14 percent to $6.66 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 101.46 percent to $2.69 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 France increased $17.91 million, 8.21 percent, (90.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Hungary increased $6,016, 0.13 percent, (1.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $179,459, 5.57 percent, (1.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Portugal increased $447,629, 17.17 percent, (1.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $444,690, 19.26 percent, (1.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.54 percent of all these Wooden casks, barrels and vats imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $249.93 million of the $261.6 million total.

All totaled, 96 percent of all these Wooden casks, barrels and vats imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $251.12 million of the $261.6 million total.