Total Trade: $76.02 million
|1||Port of Newark||$20,054,942|
|2||Port of Long Beach||$9,782,472|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$9,475,738|
|4||Los Angeles International Airport||$8,183,138|
|5||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$4,482,692|
|6||Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio||$4,077,854|
|7||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$3,298,784|
|8||Port of New Orleans||$2,341,969|
|9||Anchorage International Airport, Alaska||$2,057,753|
|10||Port of Seattle, Wash.||$973,164|
U.S. imports of Cameras, flashes increased 10.01 percent through March to $76.02 million
U.S. imports of Cameras, flashes increased 10.01 percent from $69.1 million to $76.02 million through the first three 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 585 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 615 for the last full year with a total value of $446.11 million, a $18.3 million, 4.28 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Philippines, No. 3 Sweden, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Philippines, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Austria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.
January – March 2019
|2||New York City||$29,484,480|
|9||Great Falls, Mont.||$1,843,484|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Newark rose 65.62 percent compared to last year to $20.05 million.
- Port of Long Beach rose 226.7 percent compared to last year to $9.78 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 26.8 percent compared to last year to $9.48 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport rose 23.98 percent compared to last year to $8.18 million.
- John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 19.94 percent compared to last year to $4.48 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 $11.46 million, 41.71 percent, (51.23 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Philippines decreased $3.27 million, 29.67 percent, (10.19 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Sweden increased $2.56 million, 184.82 percent, (5.18 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $1.38 million, 30.59 percent, (4.13 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $484,822, 21.3 percent, (3.63 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 74.37 percent of all these Cameras, flashes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $56.53 million of the $76.02 million total.
All totaled, 68.38 percent of all these Cameras, flashes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $51.98 million of the $76.02 million total