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

Imports: Woven steel fencing, etc.

Woven steel fencing, etc., the No. 478 import by value totaled $41.46 million for the month of August, $359.78 million through August of 2019, and $529.22 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
1China$131.37 M
2Mexico$122.69 M
3Canada$42.3 M
4Germany$15.47 M
5Italy$6.57 M
6Vietnam$6.28 M
7Switzerland$4.2 M
8Japan$3.72 M
9South Korea$3.24 M
10Taiwan$3.03 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $359.78 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $80,986,238
2Port of Los Angeles $36,964,766
3Port of Newark $31,519,472
4Brownsville International Bridges $21,736,917
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $21,348,958
6Port of Houston $17,860,891
7Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $15,324,920
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,770,096
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,500,240
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $8,894,669

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 6.38 percent through August to $359.78 million

U.S. imports of Woven steel fencing, etc. increased 6.38 percent from $338.2 million to $359.78 million through the first eight 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 478 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 479 for the last full year with a total value of $529.22 million, a $96.43 million, 22.28 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $131,374,482
2Mexico $122,688,788
3Canada $42,303,107
4Germany $15,468,018
5Italy $6,567,743
6Vietnam $6,281,014
7Switzerland $4,204,839
8Japan $3,721,272
9South Korea $3,239,595
10Taiwan $3,032,258

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $43,955,231
2Los Angeles $18,264,237
3New York City $16,574,257
4Houston $13,926,908
5Seattle $13,483,257
6Chicago $10,423,905
7Atlanta/Savannah $7,191,518
8Charleston $6,281,760
9San Diego $5,411,042
10Detroit $4,977,601

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 42.53 percent compared to last year to $80.99 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 27.57 percent compared to last year to $36.96 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.71 percent compared to last year to $31.52 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges fell 11.47 percent compared to last year to $21.74 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 11.72 percent compared to last year to $21.35 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 $26.19 million, 16.62 percent, (36.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $25.82 million, 26.66 percent, (34.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $6.19 million, 17.14 percent, (11.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $902,908, 6.2 percent, (4.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $752,866, 12.95 percent, (1.83 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.5 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $318.4 million of the $359.78 million total.

All totaled, 53.52 percent of all these Woven steel fencing, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $192.56 million of the $359.78 million total