U.S. fastener imports of iron and steel fasteners (HTS Code: 7318) declined 9% month-to-month to $449,275,078 in May and exports decreased 1% to $327,569,341.
Screws, Bolts, Nuts, Coach Screws, Screw Hooks, Rivets, Cotters, Cotter Pins, Washers and Similar Articles, Of Iron or Steel
The top five exporters of fasteners to U.S. during May were Chinese Taiwan (down 10.08% month-to-month to $144.50 million); Mainland China (up 9.25% to $117.02 million); Japan (down 24.70% to $54.19 million); Germany (down 17.64% to $29.04 million); and Canada (down 3.74% to $26.02 million).
The top five consumers of U.S. fastener exports in May were Mexico (up 0.96% month-to-month to $112.40 million); Canada (down 5.33% to $85.91 million); China (up 12.57% to $17.64 million); UK (up 3.64% to $13.66 million); and Germany (down 0.75% to $9.29 million).
Data source: Zepol