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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Imports: Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites

Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites, the No. 27 import by value totaled $956.88 million for the month of July, $7.98 billion through July of 2019, and $12.29 billion for all of 2018, 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
1France$3.32 B
2Canada$1.95 B
3Brazil$1.18 B
4Germany$803.6 M
5Israel$247.16 M
6Switzerland$231.41 M
7United Kingdom$124.59 M
8Italy$47.65 M
9Poland$24.53 M
10Ireland$16.54 M
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U.S. imports of Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites increased 12.48 percent through July to $7.98 billion

U.S. imports of Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites increased 12.48 percent from $7.09 billion to $7.98 billion through the first seven months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 27 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 29 for the last full year with a total value of $12.29 billion, a $1.52 billion, 11.01 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Burlington International Airport, Vt., No. 3 Clinton International Airport, Little Rock, Ark., No. 4 Port of Bangor, Maine and No. 5 Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Burlington International Airport, Vt., No. 2 Port of Bangor, Maine, No. 3 Clinton International Airport, Little Rock, Ark., No. 4 San Juan International Airport, P.R. and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1France $3,317,103,454
2Canada $1,945,887,301
3Brazil $1,183,071,525
4Germany $803,603,020
5Israel $247,158,014
6Switzerland $231,413,017
7United Kingdom $124,588,444
8Italy $47,654,112
9Poland $24,528,632
10Ireland $16,543,388

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Albans, Vt. $646,993,051
2Portland, Maine $601,876,695
3Detroit $439,372,146
4New Orleans $385,687,913
5Miami $331,238,742
6San Juan $238,422,054
7Atlanta/Savannah $215,139,841
8Boston $196,797,659
9Los Angeles $156,951,721
10Dallas $148,918,247

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 21.59 percent compared to last year to $975.58 million.
  • Burlington International Airport, Vt. fell 4.63 percent compared to last year to $831.68 million.
  • Clinton International Airport, Little Rock, Ark. fell 4.41 percent compared to last year to $831.3 million.
  • Port of Bangor, Maine fell 31.7 percent compared to last year to $780.09 million.
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fla. rose 259.87 percent compared to last year to $598.41 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 France increased $553.63 million, 20.03 percent, (41.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $517.09 million, 36.19 percent, (24.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Brazil increased $201.08 million, 20.48 percent, (14.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $577.35 million, 41.81 percent, (10.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Israel decreased $2.62 million, 1.05 percent, (3.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.99 percent of all these Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $7.5 billion of the $7.98 billion total.

All totaled, 50.37 percent of all these Aircraft, Spacecraft, Satellites imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $4.02 billion of the $7.98 billion total