Total Trade: $7.64 million
|1||Port of Newark||$1,476,087|
|2||Port of Charleston||$1,105,026|
|4||Seattle-Tacoma International Airport||$724,048|
|5||Port of Houston||$681,585|
|6||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$433,934|
|7||Port of Los Angeles||$409,590|
|8||Port of Boston||$305,534|
|9||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$256,669|
|10||Philadelphia International Airport||$246,568|
U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 18.81 percent through March to $7.64 million
U.S. imports of Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts decreased 18.81 percent from $9.41 million to $7.64 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 985 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 964 for the last full year with a total value of $38.62 million, a $1.04 million, 2.62 percent decreased from the 2018 total.
Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and No. 5 Port of Houston.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.
January – March 2020
|1||New York City||$805,825|
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 Newark fell 49.53 percent compared to last year to $1.48 million.
- Port of Charleston rose 62.57 percent compared to last year to $1.11 million.
- Port Laredo rose 204.32 percent compared to last year to $737,761.
- Seattle-Tacoma International Airport rose 2865.47 percent compared to last year to $724,048.
- Port of Houston rose 882.01 percent compared to last year to $681,585.
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 United Kingdom increased $1.29 million, 74.58 percent, (39.46 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $1.69 million, 63.89 percent, (12.53 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $1.43 million, 60.7 percent, (12.08 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $495,328, 204.32 percent, (9.66 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic increased $585,902, 0 percent, (7.67 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 81.41 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $6.22 million of the $7.64 million total.
All totaled, 61.85 percent of all these Acetylene gas, producer gas generators, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $4.72 million of the $7.64 million total