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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Air conditioning machines

Air conditioning machines, the No. 53 import by value totaled $579.51 million for the month of October, $7.61 billion through October of 2018, and $7.84 billion for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$3.32 B
2China$2.56 B
3Canada$400.05 M
4South Korea$280.92 M
5Japan$280.7 M
6Thailand$272.19 M
7Germany$65.87 M
8France$65.64 M
9United Kingdom$46.81 M
10Italy$36.5 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $7.61 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $2,466,808,177
2Port of Los Angeles $955,486,898
3Port of Newark $467,769,759
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $407,187,740
5Port of Houston $350,332,427
6Port of Long Beach $308,750,610
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $301,505,127
8Pharr International Bridge in Texas $277,096,287
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $161,300,713
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $123,453,445

U.S. imports of Air conditioning machines increased 10.61 percent through October to $7.61 billion

U.S. imports of Air conditioning machines increased 10.61 percent from $6.88 billion to $7.61 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 53 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 55 for the last full year with a total value of $7.84 billion, a $713.7 million, 10.01 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $3,324,744,027
2China $2,560,592,840
3Canada $400,052,569
4South Korea $280,919,425
5Japan $280,704,003
6Thailand $272,194,407
7Germany $65,868,123
8France $65,642,126
9United Kingdom $46,810,125
10Italy $36,501,352

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $486,408,690
2Los Angeles $161,653,652
3New York City $95,148,072
4Houston $87,401,003
5Atlanta/Savannah $68,091,987
6El Paso $66,544,111
7Chicago $57,689,451
8Detroit $53,813,657
9Seattle $39,753,179
10San Diego $29,454,589

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 14.37 percent compared to last year to $2.47 billion.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 3.02 percent compared to last year to $955.49 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 9.1 percent compared to last year to $467.77 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 4.54 percent compared to last year to $407.19 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 60.35 percent compared to last year to $350.33 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 Mexico increased $371.37 million, 12.57 percent, (43.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $138.02 million, 5.7 percent, (33.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $33.09 million, 9.02 percent, (5.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $28.47 million, 11.28 percent, (3.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $7.28 million, 2.66 percent, (3.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.01 percent of all these Air conditioning machines imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $6.85 billion of the $7.61 billion total.

All totaled, 61.09 percent of all these Air conditioning machines imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $4.65 billion of the $7.61 billion total