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

Imports: Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p

Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p, the No. 622 import by value totaled $19 million for the month of December, $282.15 million through December of 2018, and $245.25 million 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$96.2 M
2Japan$43.19 M
3China$42.22 M
4Canada$19.85 M
5Thailand$14 M
6Taiwan$9.34 M
7Germany$8.2 M
8Switzerland$8 M
9Malaysia$6.83 M
10Vietnam$5.26 M
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U.S. imports of Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p increased 15.05 percent through December to $282.15 million

U.S. imports of Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p increased 15.05 percent from $245.25 million to $282.15 million 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 622 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 629 for the last full year with a total value of $245.25 million, a $1.76 million, 0.72 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Honolulu International Airport, Hawaii and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $96,200,108
2Japan $43,192,435
3China $42,216,217
4Canada $19,845,475
5Thailand $14,002,782
6Taiwan $9,337,513
7Germany $8,204,720
8Switzerland $7,997,866
9Malaysia $6,828,122
10Vietnam $5,262,157

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $9,738,467
2Laredo $8,658,761
3Cleveland $6,328,406
4Chicago $4,486,285
5Atlanta/Savannah $4,186,152
6Detroit $3,940,391
7San Diego $3,675,172
8Phoenix/Nogales $3,503,300
9El Paso $3,284,355
10Buffalo $3,101,495

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 73.51 percent compared to last year to $27.62 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 42.3 percent compared to last year to $24.75 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 319.99 percent compared to last year to $21.9 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 46.5 percent compared to last year to $15.7 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 12.69 percent compared to last year to $14.41 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 Mexico increased $20.86 million, 27.68 percent, (34.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $8.3 million, 23.8 percent, (15.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $6.27 million, 17.44 percent, (14.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $4.13 million, 26.25 percent, (7.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $1.01 million, 7.75 percent, (4.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.36 percent of all these Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $215.46 million of the $282.15 million total.

All totaled, 36.99 percent of all these Battery waste, scrap, misc. electrical machinery p imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $104.38 million of the $282.15 million total