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

Imports: Woven steel fencing, etc.

Woven steel fencing, etc., the No. 482 import by value totaled $48.12 million for the month of October, $430.19 million through October of 2018, and $432.79 million 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
1China$195.86 M
2Mexico$126.25 M
3Canada$47.46 M
4Germany$19.03 M
5Italy$6.79 M
6Switzerland$4.79 M
7Japan$4.78 M
8Taiwan$4.4 M
9South Korea$2.97 M
10Spain$2.86 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $430.19 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $75,042,987
2Port of Los Angeles $40,500,124
3Port of Newark $38,171,387
4Brownsville International Bridges $30,118,659
5Port of Houston $25,926,582
6Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $24,522,324
7Port of Long Beach $23,395,422
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $14,856,022
9Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $14,804,248
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $14,184,036

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 17.47 percent through October to $430.19 million

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 17.47 percent from $366.2 million to $430.19 million through the first 10 months of 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 482 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 496 for the last full year with a total value of $432.79 million, a $39.19 million, 9.96 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $195,864,953
2Mexico $126,249,337
3Canada $47,458,161
4Germany $19,025,087
5Italy $6,788,804
6Switzerland $4,787,154
7Japan $4,783,312
8Taiwan $4,400,210
9South Korea $2,969,423
10Spain $2,864,485

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $17,500,016
2New York City $8,821,118
3Los Angeles $6,910,139
4Seattle $6,293,077
5Houston $5,231,410
6Chicago $4,504,386
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,660,075
8Charleston $3,153,243
9Detroit $2,196,743
10Baltimore $2,168,889

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 22.79 percent compared to last year to $75.04 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 35.99 percent compared to last year to $40.5 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 22.41 percent compared to last year to $38.17 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges fell 6.28 percent compared to last year to $30.12 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 53.35 percent compared to last year to $25.93 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 China increased $30.06 million, 18.13 percent, (45.53 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $18.54 million, 17.21 percent, (29.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $10.48 million, 28.32 percent, (11.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $376,979, 2.02 percent, (4.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $1.36 million, 25.16 percent, (1.58 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.91 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $395.39 million of the $430.19 million total.

All totaled, 48.76 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $209.76 million of the $430.19 million total