U.S. Imports of Steel Mill Products
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'C & A' = Carbon and Alloy products, 'S' = Stainless products
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Product Census Data
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YTD Jan
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Jul 2019
All Steel Mill   Products
All Steel Mill Products 1,124,355 1,505,751 1,729,412 2,900,316 2,161,101 789,133 740,126 638,559 395,368 357,278
Carbon and Alloy Products
All Carbon and Alloy Products 990,633 1,373,413 1,623,798 2,724,967 1,976,866 716,637 685,261 591,842 366,363 326,802
Wire Drawn -- C & A 103,097 111,643 121,898 146,270 188,309 194,699 148,144 144,537 79,158 82,315
Bars-Hot rolled -- C & A 90,473 225,896 558,715 142,751 75,536 48,844 59,607 95,983 52,100 47,100
Tin Plate -- C & A 16,507 21,601 30,003 57,754 46,377 60,099 63,223 50,363 27,988 58,147
Mechanical Tubing -- C & A 62,072 66,890 51,449 58,022 53,333 40,337 57,707 41,934 26,982 19,558
Standard Pipe -- C & A 18,025 15,743 23,852 38,879 44,678 97,133 61,514 38,514 27,160 13,944
Tin Free Steel -- C & A 38,338 35,147 53,279 30,889 28,477 36,957 58,539 37,803 28,722 21,922
Steel Piling -- C & A 695.4 611.0 369.8 308.1 11,837 6,181 28,807 31,858 23,571 17,075
Plates in Coils -- C & A 2,726 1,011 6,522 11,749 10,501 8,911 16,746 24,700 17,683 8,607
Tool Steel -- C & A 22,138 39,960 25,209 28,737 29,895 17,387 19,775 20,321 12,416 8,123
Line Pipe -- C & A 53,392 59,422 33,438 54,714 54,666 21,142 35,002 19,908 13,723 6,892
Bars-Cold Finished -- C & A 11,867 12,815 8,576 14,292 13,949 10,199 16,339 18,922 11,970 12,206
Structural Pipe & Tube -- C & A 17,014 18,442 8,955 16,632 14,040 15,706 20,839 10,588 8,675 4,611
Railroad Accessories -- C & A 1,297 1,833 3,544 3,524 6,379 6,671 4,950 7,579 3,750 4,038
Blooms, Billets and Slabs -- C & A 6,783 6,773 6,955 6,539 6,135 5,332 7,154 6,476 4,279 3,444
Rails All Other -- C & A 26,661 31,822 18,408 21,090 32,666 39,127 6,821 5,904 5,189 848.4
Sheets & Strip All Other Metallic Coat -- C & A 77,592 109,854 54,856 99,562 57,544 7,125 4,468 5,530 3,043 2,418
Rails Standard -- C & A 6,536 4,131 2,261 4,302 3,658 3,108 5,008 5,460 2,796 3,254
Sheets & Strip-Electrical -- C & A 14,932 13,056 13,438 2,296 465.9 3,284 9,075 4,498 3,950 605.4
Structural Shapes Heavy -- C & A 1,457 1,095 8,357 9,892 51,840 15,821 9,306 4,442 1,773 2,417
Oil Country Goods -- C & A 16,369 21,175 7,004 6,926 4,189 2,662 18,235 4,265 2,545 4,081
Pipe For Piling -- C & A 8,539 9,631 1,914 7,093 10,693 3,356 4,239 3,460 2,960 523.7
Pressure Tubing -- C & A 8,864 4,695 6,640 5,372 3,763 5,690 8,748 2,263 991.3 1,953
Sheets Hot Rolled -- C & A 20,081 14,375 14,372 15,048 7,537 7,516 6,955 2,000 1,944 56.5
Sheets & Strip Galv Hot Dipped -- C & A 174,139 214,181 227,161 718,284 636,322 10,349 2,189 1,043 555.9 687.8
Pipe & Tubing Nonclassified -- C & A 1,572 810.2 2,874 929.6 1,148 4,078 1,710 886.8 445.2 354.0
Plates Cut Lengths -- C & A 11,822 10,415 22,261 44,460 60,144 32,396 1,442 767.7 537.4 424.0
Sheets Cold Rolled -- C & A 159,364 245,368 239,807 782,985 482,215 1,147 1,218 365.4 337.5 68.8
Wire Rods -- C & A 229.5 59,982 43,467 339,999 1,579 60.2 32.8 364.7 359.7 21.2
Bars-Light Shaped -- C & A 48.1 396.7 304.5 3,607 16,700 2,235 545.9 292.0 145.6 311.2
Ingots and Steel for Castings -- C & A 216.3 64.6 260.4 585.9 1,176 1,625 970.7 286.4 256.3 3.14
Strip-Cold Rolled -- C & A 3,344 3,697 743.5 1,871 957.2 622.5 430.2 250.0 149.3 126.0
Bars-Reinforcing -- C & A 187.7 258.2 301.7 473.5 3,443 732.2 1,259 200.2 162.4 426.4
Sheets & Strip Galv Electrolyt -- C & A 8,470 7,130 24,363 46,004 11,807 5,911 4,184 41.8 17.4 168.6
Strip-Hot Rolled -- C & A 130.9 31.8 59.6 450.0 49.5 180.4 66.0 25.7 17.8 62.5
Black Plate -- C & A 5,640 3,443 2,169 2,661 4,843 . . . . .
Stainless        Products
All Stainless Products 133,721 132,337 105,613 175,349 184,234 72,495 54,864 46,717 29,005 30,475
Stainless Pipe & Tubing -- S 18,810 21,322 18,617 23,712 22,227 14,624 19,507 17,687 10,075 11,845
Wire Drawn -- S 7,363 6,427 6,972 7,911 7,227 7,550 10,136 8,461 5,373 5,093
Wire Rods -- S 2,849 2,828 3,104 5,258 8,586 4,371 7,262 7,405 5,114 5,661
Line Pipe -- S 3,163 2,824 3,827 3,847 3,958 2,249 3,341 5,090 3,113 2,709
Sheets Cold Rolled -- S 81,341 71,630 54,462 116,651 129,075 33,132 3,327 1,901 1,047 1,391
Bars-Cold Finished -- S 1,995 2,111 2,010 2,405 1,741 1,607 2,082 1,535 1,134 640.2
Strip-Cold Rolled -- S 1,937 2,183 2,570 2,710 3,285 2,562 1,262 1,270 740.2 540.0
Plates in Coils -- S 5,575 12,841 5,107 1,945 929.4 992.9 2,522 929.0 801.7 358.5
Bars-Hot rolled -- S 825.6 1,417 881.2 513.2 310.4 2,855 1,196 812.6 518.1 752.5
Oil Country Goods -- S 462.0 568.9 437.9 1,297 2,489 450.1 445.7 462.7 330.8 229.6
Plates Cut Lengths -- S 8,156 7,208 7,037 8,172 3,130 957.8 416.8 388.5 321.2 418.3
Structural Pipe & Tube -- S 17.5 132.6 61.3 3.15 . 60.3 363.9 348.8 169.1 541.3
Blooms, Billets and Slabs -- S 145.6 222.9 275.6 382.7 337.5 252.7 2,731 304.2 184.7 226.6
Bars-Light Shaped -- S 62.2 8.74 9.80 3.04 19.7 36.7 155.8 71.4 44.5 24.5
Strip-Hot Rolled -- S 49.1 115.5 102.0 117.9 142.7 379.8 32.6 18.5 17.3 1.80
Sheets Hot Rolled -- S 716.4 354.6 131.8 400.6 740.6 383.0 32.8 15.0 13.9 5.97
Ingots and Steel for Castings -- S 35.0 132.3 2.16 11.8 27.9 4.03 1.54 11.0 3.26 12.0
Structural Shapes Heavy -- S 213.8 5.70 1.33 4.57 4.50 22.9 44.2 2.77 0.87 22.1

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Enforcement & Compliance
Table last modified on: September 4, 2019 , with
Final Census data compiled through July 2019
Data listed in order of descending volume imported during the year - 2018
Steel mill categories are defined by 10-digit HTS codes
 
 
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