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

Imports: Woven steel fencing, etc.

Woven steel fencing, etc., the No. 479 import by value totaled $51.94 million for the month of December, $529.22 million through December 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$241.5 M
2Mexico$156.13 M
3Canada$57.36 M
4Germany$22.32 M
5Italy$8.04 M
6Japan$5.66 M
7Switzerland$5.57 M
8Taiwan$5.37 M
9Spain$3.65 M
10South Korea$3.52 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $529.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $94,853,818
2Port of Los Angeles $54,612,737
3Port of Newark $46,676,287
4Brownsville International Bridges $36,270,344
5Port of Houston $33,215,437
6Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $29,120,573
7Port of Long Beach $26,044,092
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $18,317,262
9Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $17,782,672
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $16,024,418

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 22.28 percent through December to $529.22 million

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 22.28 percent from $432.79 million to $529.22 million 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 479 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 501 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 December 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 Italy. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $241,495,811
2Mexico $156,129,227
3Canada $57,360,257
4Germany $22,316,939
5Italy $8,039,798
6Japan $5,663,441
7Switzerland $5,572,383
8Taiwan $5,374,207
9Spain $3,648,170
10South Korea $3,520,827

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $29,241,567
2Los Angeles $14,473,415
3New York City $12,981,387
4Houston $10,423,601
5Seattle $9,803,705
6Chicago $7,633,604
7Atlanta/Savannah $5,652,204
8Charleston $4,573,557
9San Diego $3,630,858
10Detroit $3,485,617

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 36.19 percent compared to last year to $94.85 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 55.11 percent compared to last year to $54.61 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 23.37 percent compared to last year to $46.68 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges fell 6.67 percent compared to last year to $36.27 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 60.76 percent compared to last year to $33.22 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 $45.01 million, 22.91 percent, (45.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $30.36 million, 24.14 percent, (29.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $13.27 million, 30.11 percent, (10.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $614,688, 2.83 percent, (4.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $1.34 million, 19.92 percent, (1.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.71 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $485.34 million of the $529.22 million total.

All totaled, 50.19 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $265.63 million of the $529.22 million total