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

Imports: Stainless steel wire

Stainless steel wire, the No. 700 import by value totaled $10.5 million for the month of February, $29.2 million through February of 2020, and $190.55 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
1South Korea$7.64 M
2India$7.13 M
3China$2.83 M
4Japan$2.13 M
5Germany$1.92 M
6Canada$1.72 M
7Taiwan$1.28 M
8Sweden$944,994
9Italy$660,884
10Switzerland$614,428
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $29.2 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $7,231,031
2Port of Newark $6,917,149
3Port of Houston $2,982,521
4Port of New York $2,244,763
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,275,387
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,088,492
7Port of Charleston $912,979
8Port of Virginia $866,014
9Port of Long Beach $858,420
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $785,444

U.S. imports of Stainless steel wire decreased 28.77 percent through February to $29.2 million

U.S. imports of Stainless steel wire decreased 28.77 percent from $41 million to $29.2 million through the first two 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 700 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 631 for the last full year with a total value of $190.55 million, a $31.65 million, 14.24 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

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

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $7,639,695
2India $7,130,784
3China $2,834,568
4Japan $2,128,197
5Germany $1,923,703
6Canada $1,722,448
7Taiwan $1,284,289
8Sweden $944,994
9Italy $660,884
10Switzerland $614,428

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $2,597,625
2New York City $1,270,608
3Charleston $713,795
4Houston $650,200
5Cleveland $598,843
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $520,702
7Laredo $513,710
8Baltimore $436,354
9Detroit $386,448
10Boston $382,662

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 29.63 percent compared to last year to $7.23 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 14.54 percent compared to last year to $6.92 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 33.4 percent compared to last year to $2.98 million.
  • Port of New York rose 14.02 percent compared to last year to $2.24 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 10.39 percent compared to last year to $1.28 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 South Korea decreased $1.66 million, 17.81 percent, (26.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $3.55 million, 33.22 percent, (24.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $3.63 million, 56.14 percent, (9.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $69,315, 3.15 percent, (7.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $1.29 million, 40.12 percent, (6.59 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.16 percent of all these Stainless steel wire imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $21.66 million of the $29.2 million total.

All totaled, 70.72 percent of all these Stainless steel wire imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $20.65 million of the $29.2 million total