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

Imports: Razors, razor blades

Razors, razor blades, the No. 431 import by value totaled $50.37 million for the month of March, $147.03 million through March of 2020, and $653.75 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
1Mexico$47.59 M
2Germany$32.86 M
3Greece$28.03 M
4Poland$10.12 M
5China$8.33 M
6Brazil$4.12 M
7South Korea$3.24 M
8Vietnam$3.04 M
9France$2.35 M
10Israel$1.99 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $147.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $50,637,046
2Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $27,378,498
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,088,438
4Port of Los Angeles $15,140,764
5Port of Newark $10,402,344
6Port of Charleston $8,059,474
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $4,280,319
8Port of Virginia $2,653,843
9International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $1,922,489
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,449,147

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 1.57 percent through March to $147.03 million

U.S. imports of Razors, razor blades decreased 1.57 percent from $149.37 million to $147.03 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 431 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 448 for the last full year with a total value of $653.75 million, a $15.06 million, 2.25 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Greece, No. 4 Poland and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Greece, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $47,587,611
2Germany $32,859,685
3Greece $28,034,998
4Poland $10,115,420
5China $8,333,835
6Brazil $4,123,536
7South Korea $3,238,460
8Vietnam $3,035,350
9France $2,354,048
10Israel $1,994,546

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $15,244,694
2Atlanta/Savannah $7,237,632
3Phoenix/Nogales $7,106,564
4Los Angeles $6,282,577
5New York City $4,282,674
6Charleston $1,918,220
7San Diego $1,636,426
8New Orleans $1,295,882
9Chicago $1,229,927
10Wilmington $401,688

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 Laredo rose 21.18 percent compared to last year to $50.64 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 5.79 percent compared to last year to $27.38 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 24.79 percent compared to last year to $18.09 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 30.72 percent compared to last year to $15.14 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 24.72 percent compared to last year to $10.4 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 Mexico increased $4.79 million, 11.2 percent, (32.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $11.99 million, 57.44 percent, (22.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Greece increased $3.47 million, 14.13 percent, (19.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Poland increased $88,213, 0.88 percent, (6.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $11.41 million, 57.78 percent, (5.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.33 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $126.93 million of the $147.03 million total.

All totaled, 82.73 percent of all these Razors, razor blades imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $121.65 million of the $147.03 million total