Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through April 2020.

Imports: Ketones, quinones including butanone

Ketones, quinones including butanone, the No. 397 import by value totaled $61.2 million for the month of April, $229.16 million through April of 2020, and $756.81 million for all of 2019, 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$90.36 M
2Germany$22.19 M
3India$20.59 M
4Japan$14.4 M
5South Africa$12.7 M
6Mexico$12.62 M
7United Kingdom$12.29 M
8Belgium$8.8 M
9Switzerland$7.14 M
10Spain$5.85 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $167.97 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $62,041,325
2Port of Houston $39,821,747
3Port of Los Angeles $14,012,786
4Port of Long Beach $6,355,455
5Port of Wilmington, N.C. $5,269,606
6Port of Charleston $5,166,047
7Port of New Orleans $4,962,597
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $4,934,522
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,664,079
10Los Angeles International Airport $4,616,293

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 21.89 percent through March to $167.97 million

U.S. imports of Ketones, quinones including butanone decreased 21.89 percent from $215.04 million to $167.97 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 397 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 366 for the last full year with a total value of $756.81 million, a $186.91 million, 19.81 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, N.C..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $64,634,735
2India $16,262,589
3Germany $15,329,665
4Japan $10,254,148
5South Africa $10,125,946
6Belgium $8,710,329
7United Kingdom $8,167,526
8Mexico $7,706,545
9Switzerland $4,823,844
10Spain $4,112,768

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $18,992,346
2Houston $12,832,631
3Atlanta/Savannah $3,163,092
4Los Angeles $2,657,035
5Chicago $2,561,344
6Charleston $2,023,795
7Seattle $1,458,790
8New Orleans $1,405,915
9Wilmington $1,253,956
10Laredo $771,325

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 1.35 percent compared to last year to $62.04 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 45.06 percent compared to last year to $39.82 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 46.36 percent compared to last year to $14.01 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 236.19 percent compared to last year to $6.36 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. fell 12.41 percent compared to last year to $5.27 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 $2.01 million, 3.21 percent, (38.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $6.82 million, 29.54 percent, (9.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $2.22 million, 12.67 percent, (9.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $4.87 million, 90.49 percent, (6.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa decreased $3.84 million, 27.51 percent, (6.03 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.42 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $116.61 million of the $167.97 million total.

All totaled, 75.91 percent of all these Ketones, quinones including butanone imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $127.5 million of the $167.97 million total