Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2023.

Imports: Gold

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U.S. imports of Gold totaled $1.28 billion in December, a change of 72.44 percent from the same month one year ago. The change from one month ago was -0.26 percent. Among more than 1,260 commodity classifications, Gold ranked No. 31 in December. It had ranked No. 72 for the same month last year.

While Gold ranked No. 31 in December by value, it ranked No. 1139 by tonnage. The top three U.S. markets by value for Gold imports in December were (1) Mexico, (2) Canada, and (3) Colombia. Among the nation's more than 450 airports, seaports and border crossings, the top three by value were (1) Passenger vehicles, (2) Oil, and (3) Cell phones, related equipment.