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

Imports: Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts

Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts, the No. 55 import by value totaled $723.55 million for the month of December, $8.97 billion through December of 2018, and $8.03 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
1Mexico$2.14 B
2China$1.32 B
3Germany$1.09 B
4Canada$882.94 M
5Japan$557.75 M
6United Kingdom$394.9 M
7South Korea$324.72 M
8France$241.58 M
9Italy$228.75 M
10South Africa$193.31 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.97 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $1,552,169,909
2Port of Los Angeles $940,221,932
3Port of Newark $767,597,005
4Port of Charleston $451,499,977
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $404,109,328
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $328,777,141
7Port of Long Beach $292,781,882
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $270,295,197
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $231,376,371
10Port of Virginia $217,651,526

U.S. imports of Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts increased 11.73 percent through December to $8.97 billion

U.S. imports of Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts increased 11.73 percent from $8.03 billion to $8.97 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 55 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 56 for the last full year with a total value of $8.03 billion, a $321.6 million, 4.17 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,137,863,003
2China $1,315,138,240
3Germany $1,093,087,561
4Canada $882,943,198
5Japan $557,748,899
6United Kingdom $394,897,594
7South Korea $324,723,716
8France $241,577,525
9Italy $228,747,773
10South Africa $193,305,179

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $390,261,335
2Los Angeles $212,291,971
3New York City $171,335,815
4Chicago $166,627,691
5Detroit $157,249,430
6New Orleans $114,348,053
7Cleveland $103,294,351
8Charleston $92,721,234
9Boston $77,831,877
10Atlanta/Savannah $70,672,850

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 7.27 percent compared to last year to $1.55 billion.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 5.98 percent compared to last year to $940.22 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 13.75 percent compared to last year to $767.6 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 6.94 percent compared to last year to $451.5 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 18.09 percent compared to last year to $404.11 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 $154.74 million, 7.8 percent, (23.82 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $57.49 million, 4.57 percent, (14.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $95.73 million, 9.6 percent, (12.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $129.21 million, 17.14 percent, (9.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $54.49 million, 10.83 percent, (6.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.71 percent of all these Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $5.99 billion of the $8.97 billion total.

All totaled, 45.86 percent of all these Centrifuges, filters, machines and parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $4.12 billion of the $8.97 billion total