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

Imports: Amplifiers, speakers, microphones

Amplifiers, speakers, microphones, the No. 83 import by value totaled $648.56 million for the month of October, $4.84 billion through October of 2018, and $5.66 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
1China$2.86 B
2Mexico$908.24 M
3Vietnam$199.78 M
4Malaysia$104.73 M
5Germany$90.37 M
6Thailand$86.33 M
7Taiwan$75.41 M
8Indonesia$61.62 M
9Japan$58.24 M
10France$47.97 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.84 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,618,340,105
2Port of Long Beach $459,937,425
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $339,219,461
4Port of Newark $218,899,955
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $211,608,861
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $195,662,913
7Port Laredo $157,498,440
8Los Angeles International Airport $123,650,130
9Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $112,029,382
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $104,422,698

U.S. imports of Amplifiers, speakers, microphones increased 4.63 percent through October to $4.84 billion

U.S. imports of Amplifiers, speakers, microphones increased 4.63 percent from $4.62 billion to $4.84 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 83 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 83 for the last full year with a total value of $5.66 billion, a $29.06 million, 0.52 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,860,165,644
2Mexico $908,235,977
3Vietnam $199,776,672
4Malaysia $104,730,930
5Germany $90,373,930
6Thailand $86,333,737
7Taiwan $75,413,379
8Indonesia $61,618,000
9Japan $58,241,248
10France $47,969,333

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $292,880,899
2Cleveland $74,588,228
3San Diego $67,074,872
4Chicago $46,049,855
5Laredo $44,871,723
6El Paso $38,794,886
7Phoenix/Nogales $36,469,657
8New Orleans $34,506,752
9New York City $32,266,662
10Charleston $25,945,409

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 of Los Angeles rose 8.99 percent compared to last year to $1.62 billion.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 23.88 percent compared to last year to $459.94 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 4.67 percent compared to last year to $339.22 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 24.73 percent compared to last year to $218.9 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 6.36 percent compared to last year to $211.61 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 China increased $305.24 million, 11.95 percent, (59.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $197.86 million, 17.89 percent, (18.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $45.1 million, 29.16 percent, (4.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia decreased $20.42 million, 16.32 percent, (2.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $18.45 million, 25.64 percent, (1.87 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.04 percent of all these Amplifiers, speakers, microphones imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $4.16 billion of the $4.84 billion total.

All totaled, 58.86 percent of all these Amplifiers, speakers, microphones imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2.85 billion of the $4.84 billion total