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

Imports: Wooden pallets, etc.

Wooden pallets, etc., the No. 738 import by value totaled $14.88 million for the month of March, $38.83 million through March of 2019, and $153.91 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$25.2 M
2Mexico$4.37 M
3China$2.37 M
4The Netherlands$1.34 M
5Germany$663,871
6France$645,625
7Brazil$603,958
8United Kingdom$603,148
9Japan$324,560
10Honduras$285,957
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $38.83 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $9,265,293
2Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,296,645
3Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $3,478,476
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $2,575,704
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,260,700
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,005,646
7Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $1,361,870
8Port Laredo $1,214,802
9Port of Los Angeles $1,188,563
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,091,679

U.S. imports of Wooden pallets, etc. increased 11.11 percent through March to $38.83 million

U.S. imports of Wooden pallets, etc. increased 11.11 percent from $34.95 million to $38.83 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 738 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 757 for the last full year with a total value of $153.91 million, a $10.98 million, 7.68 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $25,200,423
2Mexico $4,365,386
3China $2,367,688
4The Netherlands $1,343,004
5Germany $663,871
6France $645,625
7Brazil $603,958
8United Kingdom $603,148
9Japan $324,560
10Honduras $285,957

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $13,368,679
2Seattle $9,175,617
3San Diego $2,796,643
4St. Albans, Vt. $2,433,225
5Buffalo $2,238,716
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,807,929
7Laredo $1,744,585
8Los Angeles $1,469,302
9Pembina, N.D. $1,343,260
10New York City $1,303,841

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 28.55 percent compared to last year to $9.27 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 0.45 percent compared to last year to $4.3 million.
  • Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. rose 11.64 percent compared to last year to $3.48 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 66.2 percent compared to last year to $2.58 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 21.81 percent compared to last year to $2.26 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 $2.18 million, 9.47 percent, (64.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $904,070, 26.12 percent, (11.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $450,874, 23.52 percent, (6.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $65,995, 4.68 percent, (3.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $549,568, 45.29 percent, (1.71 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.4 percent of all these Wooden pallets, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $33.94 million of the $38.83 million total.

All totaled, 56.33 percent of all these Wooden pallets, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $21.88 million of the $38.83 million total