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

Imports: Fireworks

Fireworks, the No. 569 import by value totaled $7.41 million for the month of November, $305.75 million through November of 2019, and $359.34 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
1China$286.23 M
2Spain$4.63 M
3Hong Kong$4.39 M
4Germany$3.62 M
5Italy$1.64 M
6Thailand$1.52 M
7United Kingdom$1.14 M
8Sweden$810,906
9Japan$764,603
10Canada$314,372
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January – November 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $305.75 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $106,776,955
2Port of Long Beach $77,299,280
3Port of Newark $53,656,618
4Port of Charleston $16,431,644
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $12,396,230
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,562,658
7Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $7,031,710
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $6,988,764
9Port Miami $3,360,140
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,539,003

U.S. imports of Fireworks decreased 4.91 percent through November to $305.75 million

U.S. imports of Fireworks decreased 4.91 percent from $321.52 million to $305.75 million through the first 11 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 569 through November among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 564 for the last full year with a total value of $359.34 million, a $52.94 million, 17.28 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through November of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – November 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $286,234,276
2Spain $4,627,056
3Hong Kong $4,392,459
4Germany $3,623,210
5Italy $1,644,077
6Thailand $1,517,187
7United Kingdom $1,135,941
8Sweden $810,906
9Japan $764,603
10Canada $314,372

January – November 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $27,873,545
2St. Louis $23,149,204
3New York City $11,523,254
4Cleveland $10,281,404
5Chicago $10,207,528
6Charleston $6,885,254
7Atlanta/Savannah $6,253,716
8New Orleans $5,058,678
9Houston $3,897,614
10San Francisco $3,088,671

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 11 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 7.37 percent compared to last year to $106.78 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 25 percent compared to last year to $77.3 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 117.58 percent compared to last year to $53.66 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 16.04 percent compared to last year to $16.43 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 1.11 percent compared to last year to $12.4 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 decreased $3.77 million, 1.3 percent, (93.62 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain decreased $418,611, 8.3 percent, (1.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Hong Kong increased $432,069, 10.91 percent, (1.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $2.56 million, 41.37 percent, (1.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy decreased $231,208, 12.33 percent, (0.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.29 percent of all these Fireworks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through November of this year. That is equal to $300.52 million of the $305.75 million total.

All totaled, 87.18 percent of all these Fireworks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through November of this year. That is equal to $266.56 million of the $305.75 million total