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

Imports: Amplifiers, speakers, microphones

Amplifiers, speakers, microphones, the No. 81 import by value totaled $443.36 million for the month of December, $5.84 billion through December 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$3.48 B
2Mexico$1.08 B
3Vietnam$241.86 M
4Malaysia$125.26 M
5Germany$107.62 M
6Thailand$103.37 M
7Taiwan$91.38 M
8Indonesia$69.86 M
9Japan$69.46 M
10France$58.15 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.84 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,965,089,369
2Port of Long Beach $541,495,965
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $395,907,913
4Port of Newark $261,113,427
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $257,047,726
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $243,204,026
7Port Laredo $189,490,509
8Los Angeles International Airport $156,972,952
9Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $139,856,245
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $126,991,238

U.S. imports of Amplifiers, speakers, microphones increased 3.17 percent through December to $5.84 billion

U.S. imports of Amplifiers, speakers, microphones increased 3.17 percent from $5.66 billion to $5.84 billion in 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 81 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 81 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $3,476,861,729
2Mexico $1,079,560,595
3Vietnam $241,856,501
4Malaysia $125,261,848
5Germany $107,616,133
6Thailand $103,367,789
7Taiwan $91,381,449
8Indonesia $69,856,016
9Japan $69,458,701
10France $58,145,078

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $448,291,262
2Cleveland $111,604,859
3San Diego $92,944,314
4Chicago $73,475,032
5Laredo $69,711,518
6El Paso $59,490,500
7New Orleans $57,518,245
8New York City $51,608,991
9Phoenix/Nogales $44,427,270
10Charleston $36,731,165

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.67 percent compared to last year to $1.97 billion.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 23.26 percent compared to last year to $541.5 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 0.78 percent compared to last year to $395.91 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 19.51 percent compared to last year to $261.11 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 8.82 percent compared to last year to $257.05 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 $335.97 million, 10.7 percent, (59.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $248.95 million, 18.74 percent, (18.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $52.06 million, 27.43 percent, (4.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia decreased $34.46 million, 21.58 percent, (2.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $18.57 million, 20.86 percent, (1.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.16 percent of all these Amplifiers, speakers, microphones imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $5.03 billion of the $5.84 billion total.

All totaled, 58.58 percent of all these Amplifiers, speakers, microphones imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $3.42 billion of the $5.84 billion total