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

Imports: Casting machinery, molds, parts

Casting machinery, molds, parts, the No. 511 import by value totaled $37.04 million for the month of March, $105.04 million through March of 2019, and $368.23 million 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
1Japan$24.19 M
2Canada$22.05 M
3Germany$21.17 M
4China$9.78 M
5Italy$9.22 M
6United Kingdom$5.21 M
7Switzerland$4.6 M
8Bulgaria$1.68 M
9Australia$995,311
10India$825,141
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $105.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Chester, Penn. $14,750,599
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $13,640,961
3Port of Los Angeles $9,496,252
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $8,660,394
5Port of Newark $6,717,259
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,100,318
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,589,739
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $5,544,606
9Port of Long Beach $4,253,974
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $4,174,113

U.S. imports of Casting machinery, molds, parts increased 20.11 percent through March to $105.04 million

U.S. imports of Casting machinery, molds, parts increased 20.11 percent from $87.46 million to $105.04 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 511 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 553 for the last full year with a total value of $368.23 million, a $12.55 million, 3.29 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Chester, Penn., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $24,192,488
2Canada $22,051,605
3Germany $21,166,467
4China $9,780,439
5Italy $9,219,620
6United Kingdom $5,205,933
7Switzerland $4,595,075
8Bulgaria $1,678,365
9Australia $995,311
10India $825,141

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $29,069,628
2Detroit $28,395,308
3Baltimore $11,820,598
4Atlanta/Savannah $8,499,768
5Cleveland $8,039,876
6Charleston $7,590,541
7Philadelphia $4,770,608
8Los Angeles $3,892,394
9Houston $3,805,328
10New Orleans $3,670,364

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 Chester, Penn. rose 28511 percent compared to last year to $14.75 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 14.91 percent compared to last year to $13.64 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 7.14 percent compared to last year to $9.5 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 30.15 percent compared to last year to $8.66 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 11.28 percent compared to last year to $6.72 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 Japan increased $6.38 million, 35.82 percent, (23.03 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $427,734, 1.9 percent, (20.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $6.32 million, 42.61 percent, (20.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $755,183, 8.37 percent, (9.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $839,516, 10.02 percent, (8.78 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.26 percent of all these Casting machinery, molds, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $86.41 million of the $105.04 million total.

All totaled, 50.71 percent of all these Casting machinery, molds, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $53.27 million of the $105.04 million total