Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2021.

Imports: Gold

Total Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

-34.06%

Compared to last month

-22.16%

Total All Imports Compared to the same month a year ago

20.78%

Compared to last month

3.38%

RankAmong U.S. Imports

29

Rank 2020

9

U.S. imports of Gold totaled $1.07 billion in August, a change of -34.06 percent from the same month one year ago. The change from one month ago was -22.16 percent. Among more than 1,260 commodity classifications, Gold ranked No. 29 in August. It had ranked No. 9 for the same month last year.

While Gold ranked No. 29 in August by value, it ranked No. 1130 by tonnage. The top three U.S. markets by value for Gold imports in August were (1) Canada, (2) Switzerland, and (3) Mexico. Among the nation's more than 450 airports, seaports and border crossings, the top three by value were (1) Passenger vehicles, (2) Oil, and (3) Computers.