U.S. Imports of Steel Mill Products
FROM CHINA
Entered Customs Value in Thousands of U.S. Dollars
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'C & A' = Carbon and Alloy products, 'S' = Stainless products
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Product Census Data
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2019
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YTD Jan
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Aug 2019
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Aug 2020
All Steel Mill   Products
All Steel Mill Products $160,030 $147,035 $235,910 $179,459 $75,521 $81,361 $75,195 $60,565 $72,646 $39,974
Carbon and Alloy Products
All Carbon and Alloy Products $120,499 $117,069 $189,715 $134,962 $57,171 $62,791 $57,757 $44,355 $53,644 $30,791
Wire Drawn -- C & A $11,397 $11,710 $13,291 $14,377 $12,791 $11,532 $12,719 $10,006 $11,429 $7,108
Tin Plate -- C & A $1,860 $2,459 $4,636 $3,593 $3,529 $4,138 $3,755 $5,452 $7,650 $2,284
Bars-Hot rolled -- C & A $17,493 $29,558 $14,012 $8,003 $4,086 $5,036 $8,227 $5,871 $7,320 $2,201
Tin Free Steel -- C & A $2,977 $4,216 $2,489 $2,118 $2,876 $4,904 $3,259 $2,535 $3,261 $4,157
Mechanical Tubing -- C & A $10,193 $7,098 $8,132 $6,690 $4,396 $6,427 $5,367 $3,223 $3,880 $2,486
Standard Pipe -- C & A $2,061 $2,609 $4,523 $4,892 $9,187 $5,607 $4,065 $3,097 $3,363 $1,538
Steel Piling -- C & A $50.83 $30.71 $25.97 $985.6 $391.1 $1,833 $2,040 $1,313 $1,907 $934.5
Bars-Cold Finished -- C & A $1,468 $872.9 $1,438 $1,282 $791.2 $1,492 $1,854 $1,659 $2,071 $935.4
Plates in Coils -- C & A $88.53 $561.2 $910.7 $764.3 $501.4 $1,030 $1,548 $834.7 $930.5 $470.8
Tool Steel -- C & A $8,845 $6,100 $7,177 $7,088 $4,356 $5,020 $5,362 $4,349 $4,879 $4,155
Railroad Accessories -- C & A $198.8 $431.1 $402.9 $704.0 $650.1 $414.4 $706.5 $826.7 $604.8 $1,072
Line Pipe -- C & A $5,417 $2,834 $4,153 $4,273 $1,423 $3,269 $2,031 $923.7 $1,281 $475.0
Rails Standard -- C & A $308.0 $171.7 $318.3 $257.3 $188.6 $327.7 $360.8 $380.6 $428.9 $90.54
Structural Pipe & Tube -- C & A $2,860 $1,380 $2,065 $1,676 $1,252 $1,879 $1,569 $721.9 $872.4 $451.8
Structural Shapes Heavy -- C & A $124.5 $653.0 $800.1 $2,586 $1,336 $580.5 $347.4 $351.6 $382.1 $185.9
Oil Country Goods -- C & A $2,776 $1,058 $1,293 $826.7 $580.4 $2,328 $944.6 $750.0 $1,115 $384.8
Blooms, Billets and Slabs -- C & A $813.7 $748.7 $667.7 $513.2 $380.0 $618.2 $584.7 $334.9 $492.8 $43.64
Sheets & Strip All Other Metallic Coat -- C & A $9,077 $4,267 $7,436 $4,287 $640.4 $476.1 $608.7 $309.3 $313.8 $225.3
Pressure Tubing -- C & A $702.5 $984.6 $834.4 $696.0 $810.8 $1,741 $456.3 $528.0 $585.1 $548.7
Sheets Hot Rolled -- C & A $1,270 $1,211 $1,156 $591.7 $435.0 $460.3 $138.1 $103.1 $30.18 $323.4
Rails All Other -- C & A $2,155 $1,299 $1,480 $2,073 $1,576 $409.4 $383.9 $77.18 $94.26 $58.93
Sheets & Strip-Electrical -- C & A $1,322 $1,439 $211.8 $86.47 $528.1 $1,306 $628.1 $189.1 $180.8 $143.0
Sheets & Strip Galv Hot Dipped -- C & A $15,753 $15,393 $46,069 $35,975 $715.5 $144.4 $86.80 $64.23 $59.60 $18.57
Plates Cut Lengths -- C & A $1,145 $2,119 $3,456 $3,730 $1,710 $130.6 $51.66 $50.07 $53.96 $31.84
Pipe For Piling -- C & A $898.6 $147.0 $445.6 $737.5 $175.8 $282.1 $227.9 $34.80 $51.76 $85.52
Pipe & Tubing Nonclassified -- C & A $190.5 $332.1 $323.2 $324.0 $446.7 $519.3 $217.0 $167.8 $196.4 $115.9
Bars-Light Shaped -- C & A $49.07 $39.51 $213.7 $1,244 $324.9 $67.31 $36.63 $52.40 $71.68 $36.39
Bars-Reinforcing -- C & A $23.13 $26.14 $36.87 $221.7 $42.90 $103.6 $17.00 $31.70 $43.40 $2.097
Strip-Cold Rolled -- C & A $660.2 $114.3 $264.0 $109.4 $114.1 $82.27 $41.48 $39.28 $40.76 $37.59
Sheets & Strip Galv Electrolyt -- C & A $610.5 $2,068 $3,699 $1,480 $675.2 $339.0 $4.943 $20.51 $24.64 $14.38
Sheets Cold Rolled -- C & A $14,137 $12,750 $42,116 $22,313 $74.84 $65.36 $22.23 $39.45 $10.61 $17.86
Strip-Hot Rolled -- C & A $30.63 $41.62 $59.25 $24.73 $41.00 $47.32 $7.494 $8.650 $12.67 $2.823
Wire Rods -- C & A $3,313 $2,193 $15,337 $70.53 $4.769 $2.283 $42.28 $4.550 $4.345 $1.522
Ingots and Steel for Castings -- C & A $7.163 $25.98 $76.74 $109.9 $141.8 $179.1 $45.89 $6.366 $3.595 $4.900
Black Plate -- C & A $224.5 $127.7 $165.5 $258.9 . . . . . .
CRAI . . . . . . . . . $149.9
Stainless        Products
All Stainless Products $39,531 $29,967 $46,195 $44,497 $18,350 $18,570 $17,438 $16,210 $19,002 $9,183
Stainless Pipe & Tubing -- S $12,097 $10,082 $12,358 $11,097 $7,172 $9,876 $9,066 $9,008 $10,046 $5,694
Wire Rods -- S $527.8 $533.1 $952.8 $1,587 $632.4 $1,051 $1,489 $1,577 $2,104 $858.8
Wire Drawn -- S $2,115 $2,180 $2,525 $2,199 $1,874 $2,733 $2,593 $2,003 $2,501 $976.6
Line Pipe -- S $1,436 $1,658 $1,657 $1,722 $1,043 $1,382 $1,813 $1,531 $1,705 $479.0
Sheets Cold Rolled -- S $15,981 $11,182 $24,114 $24,251 $5,147 $771.0 $515.0 $485.6 $594.1 $368.0
Bars-Hot rolled -- S $275.6 $202.8 $104.4 $95.92 $414.5 $237.2 $221.9 $244.0 $342.9 $72.94
Bars-Cold Finished -- S $840.9 $633.7 $798.6 $658.5 $551.7 $629.6 $473.4 $388.9 $495.6 $213.8
Strip-Cold Rolled -- S $440.5 $464.4 $674.3 $710.0 $580.2 $407.5 $434.9 $264.9 $337.3 $133.8
Structural Pipe & Tube -- S $132.2 $93.66 $2.115 . $18.01 $187.9 $145.3 $158.1 $235.8 $19.96
Plates Cut Lengths -- S $1,867 $1,550 $1,757 $649.7 $167.1 $98.84 $94.84 $128.9 $177.9 $39.07
Plates in Coils -- S $3,172 $970.2 $390.9 $200.2 $173.9 $391.8 $155.6 $69.50 $86.66 $16.51
Oil Country Goods -- S $312.8 $209.0 $514.6 $927.1 $231.3 $187.5 $221.6 $172.3 $166.8 $130.8
Blooms, Billets and Slabs -- S $101.4 $149.4 $225.5 $214.3 $138.5 $549.4 $173.2 $143.7 $164.9 $136.6
Structural Shapes Heavy -- S $2.305 $1.163 $1.412 $2.156 $7.686 $11.10 $3.001 $11.31 $16.97 $19.76
Bars-Light Shaped -- S $3.958 $7.243 $4.401 $11.86 $14.23 $38.36 $21.59 $7.154 $9.134 $3.690
Ingots and Steel for Castings -- S $107.7 $0.747 $3.597 $7.788 $1.300 $0.415 $4.941 $7.230 $7.753 $3.266
Sheets Hot Rolled -- S $70.14 $24.64 $89.53 $125.5 $68.00 $4.978 $5.383 $4.644 $6.088 $2.512
Strip-Hot Rolled -- S $47.36 $24.75 $22.91 $36.69 $116.5 $12.33 $5.485 $5.374 $3.005 $14.24

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Enforcement & Compliance
Table last modified on: October 6, 2020 , with
Final Census data compiled through August 2020
Data listed in order of descending volume imported during the year - 2019
Steel mill categories are defined by 10-digit HTS codes
 
 
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