The US is Italy’s top destination of finished marble products exports. Although China was holding the leading position in finished marble products imports by the US in the last two years, in 2019 Italy takes the lead. More specifically, during the first half of 2019, the US finished marble products imports from Italy represent 31.28% of the total finished marble products imports value of the US, ranking Italy in the first place, followed by Turkey (24.27%) and China (20.02%).
At the following table you can see the growth rate of the US imports of finished marble products from Italy both in value and in quantity. based on the HS tariff code system and the data have been derived by United States Census Bureau and edited by Stonenews.eu.
As seen at the table, the value of US imports of finished marble products from Italy had several fluctuations during the first half of 2019: January and March had positive growth while the rest of months closed with negative growth. April was the month with the greatest loss (-16.58%) while March was the month with the greatest increase in import value.
As for the quantity of US imports of finished marble products from Italy, the picture is identical. Negative growth of -18.55% for April, 21.25% increase for January 2019, all compared with the same period of time in the previous year.
*Due to consistent data flow, statistics may alter during the year