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

Imports: Personal toiletries for shaving, etc.

Personal toiletries for shaving, etc., the No. 378 import by value totaled $67.08 million for the month of April, $278.7 million through April of 2019, and $878.76 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
1Canada$72.79 M
2Mexico$61.32 M
3China$58.47 M
4France$15.75 M
5India$12.06 M
6South Korea$8.39 M
7United Kingdom$8.06 M
8Spain$6.05 M
9Thailand$4.46 M
10Japan$3.28 M
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January – April 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $278.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $38,146,187
2Port of Los Angeles $37,007,176
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $28,838,942
4Port Laredo $23,265,884
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $21,463,061
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $15,266,552
7Port of Long Beach $10,957,172
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,300,456
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $10,068,953
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,369,120

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 8.56 percent through April to $278.7 million

U.S. imports of Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. increased 8.56 percent from $256.73 million to $278.7 million through the first four 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 378 through April among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 395 for the last full year with a total value of $878.76 million, a $128.99 million, 17.20 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through April of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 France and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 France and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – April 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $72,785,704
2Mexico $61,318,762
3China $58,467,465
4France $15,746,294
5India $12,061,357
6South Korea $8,391,829
7United Kingdom $8,057,032
8Spain $6,053,041
9Thailand $4,456,189
10Japan $3,283,599

January – April 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $45,567,196
2New York City $38,476,116
3Detroit $31,758,702
4Laredo $23,810,994
5El Paso $22,936,944
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $17,700,933
7Buffalo $13,214,063
8New Orleans $12,489,742
9Seattle $10,495,662
10Chicago $10,440,905

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 3.95 percent compared to last year to $38.15 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 3.32 percent compared to last year to $37.01 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 37.02 percent compared to last year to $28.84 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13.39 percent compared to last year to $23.27 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 3.61 percent compared to last year to $21.46 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 Canada increased $11.8 million, 19.35 percent, (26.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $16.63 million, 37.21 percent, (22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $15.71 million, 21.18 percent, (20.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $759,447, 5.07 percent, (5.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $4.31 million, 55.63 percent, (4.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.07 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through April of this year. That is equal to $220.38 million of the $278.7 million total.

All totaled, 53.36 percent of all these Personal toiletries for shaving, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through April of this year. That is equal to $148.72 million of the $278.7 million total