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

Imports: Titanium, including waste and scrap

Titanium, including waste and scrap, the No. 345 import by value totaled $89.52 million for the month of June, $473.62 million through June of 2019, and $817.44 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
1Japan$144.37 M
2Russia$113.97 M
3United Kingdom$34.34 M
4China$33.96 M
5France$26.66 M
6Canada$21.08 M
7Germany$18.97 M
8Mexico$16.74 M
9Kazakhstan$13.06 M
10Ukraine$8.93 M
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January – June 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $473.62 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $127,779,209
2Port of Newark $62,188,412
3Port of Philadelphia $38,837,783
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $33,280,622
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $28,013,998
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $19,917,470
7Port of Charleston $15,675,300
8Port of New Orleans $14,778,447
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,249,557
10Los Angeles International Airport $12,734,502

U.S. imports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 25.47 percent through June to $473.62 million

U.S. imports of Titanium, including waste and scrap increased 25.47 percent from $377.49 million to $473.62 million through the first six 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 345 through June among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 403 for the last full year with a total value of $817.44 million, a $35.62 million, 4.56 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

January – June 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $144,366,840
2Russia $113,974,032
3United Kingdom $34,339,294
4China $33,964,407
5France $26,663,596
6Canada $21,082,179
7Germany $18,972,991
8Mexico $16,743,568
9Kazakhstan $13,055,664
10Ukraine $8,927,743

January – June 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $71,357,760
2New York City $29,083,761
3Philadelphia $28,849,244
4Cleveland $26,259,086
5Portland/Columbia-Snake River $17,775,289
6Charleston $14,087,680
7Seattle $13,781,357
8New Orleans $9,143,188
9Detroit $8,919,314
10Atlanta/Savannah $8,888,309

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 69.2 percent compared to last year to $127.78 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 12.06 percent compared to last year to $62.19 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 1287.37 percent compared to last year to $38.84 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 406.54 percent compared to last year to $33.28 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 4.4 percent compared to last year to $28.01 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 Japan increased $42.46 million, 41.67 percent, (30.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia increased $21.95 million, 23.85 percent, (24.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 United Kingdom increased $1.25 million, 3.77 percent, (7.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $3.51 million, 11.54 percent, (7.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $439,366, 1.68 percent, (5.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.6 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $353.31 million of the $473.62 million total.

All totaled, 61.25 percent of all these Titanium, including waste and scrap imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $290.1 million of the $473.62 million total