Port of Houston

Foreign Trade

Imports to Port of Houston

Measured by weight (kg)

Measured by weight (kg)

In 2010, foreign imports to Port of Houston totaled 80,020,698,258 kilograms. This was an increase of 4.35% compared to the prior year. When measured in kilograms, the top countries sending goods to Port of Houston were Mexico, Venezuela, Algeria, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. | ||||

Country | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | |

World Total |
80,020,698,258 |
76,684,565,839 |
84,523,926,658 |
more |

Mexico | 21,766,371,484 | 20,617,873,994 | 19,492,094,875 | more |

Venezuela | 6,256,130,543 | 7,134,650,619 | 7,368,183,443 | more |

Algeria | 6,194,101,069 | 5,503,833,975 | 4,241,318,742 | more |

Nigeria | 5,934,627,835 | 4,871,876,714 | 3,387,211,234 | more |

Saudi Arabia | 3,671,164,252 | 3,454,725,854 | 8,663,963,568 | more |

Brazil | 3,398,680,658 | 4,614,504,595 | 1,939,312,516 | more |

Trinidad and Tobago | 2,931,977,879 | 2,515,705,059 | 1,546,535,164 | more |

Korea, South | 2,213,075,676 | 1,467,730,512 | 2,384,653,641 | more |

Angola | 1,862,999,958 | 1,104,480,275 | 1,882,239,304 | more |

China | 1,467,368,255 | 1,767,835,408 | 4,246,670,274 | more |

Iraq | 1,380,106,548 | 2,713,694,455 | 5,166,934,731 | more |

Kuwait | 1,148,974,930 | 688,432,811 | 542,027,125 | more |

India | 1,139,075,116 | 440,031,050 | 1,254,923,221 | more |

Libya | 1,075,659,034 | 299,273,029 | 807,833,393 | more |

Equatorial Guinea | 975,141,537 | 355,233,772 | 357,582,545 | more |

Germany | 819,852,074 | 678,148,791 | 1,086,228,389 | more |

Canada | 803,162,107 | 542,557,015 | 89,759,943 | more |

Colombia | 769,216,083 | 1,802,954,703 | 909,191,787 | more |

Morocco | 753,709,797 | 802,100,851 | 735,216,305 | more |

Norway | 730,666,285 | 584,901,238 | 691,247,899 | more |

Belgium | 703,959,899 | 262,799,730 | 676,462,973 | more |

Netherlands | 660,483,001 | 601,362,387 | 1,205,414,406 | more |

United Kingdom | 645,693,933 | 1,343,578,053 | 1,142,622,486 | more |

Spain | 594,262,929 | 381,766,750 | 524,089,556 | more |

Japan | 544,152,180 | 423,240,769 | 519,972,643 | more |

Italy | 502,763,007 | 545,629,757 | 1,017,459,323 | more |

Turkey | 380,369,286 | 347,422,740 | 491,663,490 | more |

France | 336,643,121 | 354,421,869 | 777,617,277 | more |

Peru | 296,276,015 | 148,108,454 | 248,838,270 | more |

Cote D'Ivoire | 288,619,201 | 16,470,844 | 66,934,247 | more |

Egypt | 233,850,416 | 208,148,012 | 270,984,128 | more |

Argentina | 224,742,477 | 321,890,760 | 1,104,237,858 | more |

South Africa | 222,685,079 | 163,099,052 | 237,885,856 | more |

Austria | 222,569,414 | 162,510,565 | 250,918,161 | more |

Taiwan | 203,058,366 | 184,973,134 | 638,360,836 | more |

Sweden | 198,708,509 | 97,265,635 | 172,115,218 | more |

Ecuador | 177,054,522 | 321,552,772 | 600,119,510 | more |

Indonesia | 162,811,612 | 141,671,694 | 305,603,308 | more |

Australia | 161,379,593 | 65,095,815 | 161,770,757 | more |

Chile | 150,306,268 | 199,198,090 | 250,707,240 | more |

Malaysia | 141,278,824 | 237,013,444 | 461,322,652 | more |

Cameroon | 113,671,636 | 54,729,547 | 11,982,065 | more |

Guatemala | 110,042,180 | 143,484,447 | 98,392,660 | more |

Bahrain | 109,850,339 | 195,950,027 | 91,369,339 | more |

Gabon | 101,496,633 | 33,199,789 | 470,497 | more |

Romania | 99,182,321 | 42,002,887 | 110,763,834 | more |

Singapore | 92,993,981 | 35,047,395 | 91,238,044 | more |

Finland | 92,202,045 | 63,117,113 | 115,401,897 | more |

Costa Rica | 83,295,433 | 48,178,169 | 88,074,604 | more |

Congo, Republic of | 72,424,482 | 520,754 | 1,002,618 | more |

United Arab Emirates | 68,959,401 | 953,239,313 | 67,837,931 | more |

Portugal | 68,880,164 | 32,456,009 | 58,260,683 | more |

Switzerland | 61,441,185 | 71,448,629 | 79,130,637 | more |

Luxembourg | 54,366,585 | 23,077,061 | 22,738,311 | more |

Bahamas | 53,145,215 | 11,469,418 | 19,667,893 | more |

Netherlands Antilles | 46,890,405 | 59,114,954 | 120,989,715 | more |

Israel | 46,561,081 | 71,122,655 | 76,595,143 | more |

El Salvador | 42,650,888 | 55,155,259 | 155,984,764 | more |

Liberia | 42,531,785 | 18,713 | more | |

Denmark | 40,915,045 | 44,158,596 | 76,483,784 | more |

Poland | 39,809,022 | 36,270,518 | 60,287,825 | more |

Syria | 39,712,713 | 27,288,765 | 71,319,874 | more |

Nicaragua | 37,049,652 | 14,660,130 | 14,029,941 | more |

New Zealand | 36,306,880 | 42,938,682 | 35,331,361 | more |

Oman | 33,168,073 | 8,973,651 | 44,638,663 | more |

Thailand | 33,118,911 | 45,320,678 | 123,182,119 | more |

Pakistan | 29,865,512 | 44,116,038 | 64,464,378 | more |

Ireland | 28,837,040 | 27,224,398 | 42,586,301 | more |

Jamaica | 28,498,888 | 28,311,815 | 24,433,916 | more |

Vietnam | 27,305,248 | 19,865,419 | 8,739,784 | more |

Estonia | 26,480,867 | 14,029,510 | 1,796,817 | more |

Guyana | 24,108,838 | 19,477,604 | 19,482,304 | more |

Dominican Republic | 22,321,041 | 20,883,706 | 25,556,746 | more |

Greece | 22,097,329 | 36,922,961 | 118,283,343 | more |

Honduras | 21,323,544 | 32,420,617 | 36,119,317 | more |

Serbia | 20,210,133 | 554,652 | 3,292,951 | more |

Mongolia | 19,187,430 | 30,837,005 | more | |

Lithuania | 18,261,350 | 2,890,193 | 2,535,291 | more |

Paraguay | 10,886,984 | 14,159,680 | 14,542,026 | more |

Philippines | 10,577,821 | 2,396,425 | 3,494,956 | more |

Hungary | 9,607,274 | 6,757,097 | 12,519,680 | more |

Mozambique | 8,480,024 | 379,712 | 32,725 | more |

Hong Kong | 8,389,536 | 1,460,052 | 1,778,242 | more |

Uruguay | 7,160,601 | 7,605,439 | 15,166,156 | more |

Bangladesh | 6,517,740 | 5,189,432 | 1,195,979 | more |

Sri Lanka | 5,833,477 | 4,845,836 | 5,807,516 | more |

Latvia | 3,961,335 | 3,102,979 | 7,327,194 | more |

Chad | 3,620,659 | 31,911 | 29,389 | more |

Liechtenstein | 3,528,817 | 3,667,878 | 5,820,673 | more |

Ghana | 3,519,844 | 2,879,260 | 54,053,012 | more |

Suriname | 3,327,122 | 3,431,253 | 1,810,846 | more |

Bolivia | 2,804,854 | 25,439,940 | 77,408,368 | more |

Martinique | 2,541,996 | 5,777,522 | 5,812,946 | more |

Qatar | 2,510,403 | 819,816 | 15,470,206 | more |

Jordan | 2,446,695 | 1,928,331 | 1,797,418 | more |

Malawi | 2,335,815 | 800,937 | 3,282,445 | more |

Panama | 2,172,234 | 26,859,564 | 15,616,929 | more |

Bulgaria | 1,242,273 | 13,782,423 | 21,020,355 | more |

Kenya | 1,035,525 | 639,146 | 1,105,455 | more |

Zimbabwe | 695,220 | 622,174 | 426,894 | more |

Tunisia | 676,239 | 1,150,092 | 825,850 | more |

Lebanon | 538,129 | 522,944 | 729,179 | more |

Virgin Islands (British) | 527,266 | 68,313 | 137,147 | more |

Uganda | 393,546 | 458,822 | 1,126,165 | more |

Iceland | 376,490 | 9,358 | 28,792 | more |

Tanzania | 218,165 | 375,120 | 465,293 | more |

Belize | 211,728 | 341,716 | 336,360 | more |

Gaza Strip | 210,838 | 277,120 | 10,250 | more |

Swaziland | 175,575 | 123,009 | 32,060 | more |

Cambodia | 159,716 | 203,343 | 375,966 | more |

Marshall Islands | 144,657 | more | ||

Congo, Democratic Republic of | 138,147 | 95,222 | 1,658,234 | more |

Malta | 131,632 | 133,546 | 485,448 | more |

Cyprus | 122,987 | 62,355 | 573,863 | more |

Papua New Guinea | 122,873 | 265,379 | 456,928 | more |

Samoa | 120,000 | more | ||

Cook Islands | 100,096 | more | ||

Guinea | 69,777 | 102,878 | 19,014 | more |

Namibia | 56,398 | 211,983 | 646,683 | more |

Aruba | 47,805 | 363,897,503 | 323,665,164 | more |

Madagascar | 47,365 | 58,945 | 132,349 | more |

Central African Republic | 43,343 | 128,170 | more | |

Tokelau | 42,981 | 15,990 | 3,207 | more |

Cape Verde | 38,832 | more | ||

Djibouti | 35,613 | 40,275 | more | |

Sierra Leone | 33,567 | 33,314 | 17,819 | more |

Barbados | 32,901 | 544 | 147,612 | more |

Lesotho | 29,870 | 13,154 | 527 | more |

Niger | 25,811 | 156,849 | 23,374 | more |

Senegal | 24,086 | 884 | 2,867 | more |

Iran | 21,170 | 79,768 | 125,919 | more |

Albania | 21,006 | more | ||

Mauritius | 12,543 | 688 | 40,210 | more |

Antigua and Barbuda | 11,545 | 20,612 | more | |

Burkina Faso | 11,437 | more | ||

Mali | 10,000 | 68,840 | 37,460 | more |

Togo | 9,400 | 83,397 | more | |

West Bank | 7,350 | 19,500 | 517,070 | more |

Kiribati | 5,440 | more | ||

Yemen | 3,535 | 2,089 | more | |

St. Helena | 1,112 | more | ||

Turks and Caicos Islands | 1 | more | ||

Macau | 153,603 | 216 | more | |

Haiti | 56,719 | 3,589 | more | |

Benin | 18,951 | 19,950 | more | |

Falkland Islands (Malvinas) | 17,052 | more | ||

Solomon Islands | 16,230 | more | ||

Afghanistan | 10,191 | more | ||

Tonga | 107 | more | ||

Nepal | 23 | 2,059 | more | |

Russia | 3,056,139,128 | more | ||

Ukraine | 428,994,692 | more | ||

Azerbaijan | 176,602,456 | more | ||

Czech Republic | 100,812,240 | more | ||

Turkmenistan | 86,635,154 | more | ||

Belarus | 57,856,055 | more | ||

Kazakhstan | 49,013,589 | more | ||

Georgia | 37,339,534 | more | ||

Slovakia (Slovak Republic) | 21,006,462 | more | ||

Slovenia | 6,770,522 | more | ||

Uzbekistan | 1,056,503 | more | ||

Armenia | 874,054 | more | ||

Ethiopia | 840,461 | more | ||

Croatia | 294,025 | more | ||

Bosnia and Herzegowina | 211,124 | more | ||

Moldova, Republic of | 166,803 | more | ||

Kyrgyzstan | 104,869 | more | ||

Dominica | 72,860 | more | ||

Botswana | 56,319 | more | ||

Mauritania | 33,408 | more | ||

Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of | 28,806 | more | ||

Andorra | 16,754 | more | ||

San Marino | 4,960 | more | ||

British Indian Ocean Territory | 4,070 | more | ||

Rwanda | 1,784 | more | ||

Laos | 89 | more |

Complete import and export trade data is available from the Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau and USA Trade Online www.usatradeonline.gov |