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

Imports: Misc. aluminum household articles

Misc. aluminum household articles, the No. 354 import by value totaled $44.65 million for the month of March, $204.23 million through March of 2020, and $1.15 billion 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$129.42 M
2Thailand$21.21 M
3Vietnam$11.22 M
4Brazil$9.76 M
5India$7.33 M
6Italy$6.93 M
7Taiwan$2.77 M
8South Korea$2.14 M
9Mexico$1.85 M
10Denmark$1.5 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $204.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $51,518,859
2Port of Newark $37,012,383
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $22,548,129
4Port of Houston $18,731,431
5Port of Long Beach $13,672,798
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $12,996,611
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $10,065,020
8Port of Virginia $5,386,323
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $3,955,997
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,801,115

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles decreased 16.14 percent through March to $204.23 million

U.S. imports of Misc. aluminum household articles decreased 16.14 percent from $243.54 million to $204.23 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 354 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 341 for the last full year with a total value of $1.15 billion, a $28.51 million, 2.55 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 India and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $129,424,906
2Thailand $21,209,641
3Vietnam $11,218,817
4Brazil $9,764,441
5India $7,326,535
6Italy $6,925,331
7Taiwan $2,766,018
8South Korea $2,137,409
9Mexico $1,845,495
10Denmark $1,503,844

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $23,189,999
2New York City $17,141,547
3San Francisco $7,537,330
4Houston $6,910,475
5Atlanta/Savannah $4,806,917
6Seattle $4,547,993
7Chicago $2,502,089
8Norfolk $2,028,291
9Detroit $1,987,238
10Baltimore $1,644,842

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 Los Angeles fell 21.73 percent compared to last year to $51.52 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 15.35 percent compared to last year to $37.01 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 33.08 percent compared to last year to $22.55 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 126.95 percent compared to last year to $18.73 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 31.08 percent compared to last year to $13.67 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 $43.23 million, 25.04 percent, (63.37 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand decreased $5.34 million, 20.11 percent, (10.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $3.18 million, 39.61 percent, (5.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $6.17 million, 171.46 percent, (4.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $284,829, 3.74 percent, (3.59 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.62 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $178.94 million of the $204.23 million total.

All totaled, 70.26 percent of all these Misc. aluminum household articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $143.48 million of the $204.23 million total