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

Imports: Compressors and pumps

Compressors and pumps, the No. 32 import by value totaled $1.02 billion for the month of August, $8.27 billion through August of 2019, and $11.69 billion 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
1China$2.58 B
2Mexico$1.6 B
3Japan$617.73 M
4Germany$617.06 M
5South Korea$430.92 M
6Canada$365.18 M
7Italy$263.2 M
8Thailand$262.3 M
9Taiwan$196.01 M
10United Kingdom$184.8 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.27 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,357,850,102
2Port Laredo $704,269,232
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $567,054,299
4Port of Newark $538,388,262
5Port of Charleston $446,011,341
6Port of Long Beach $403,086,254
7Pharr International Bridge in Texas $392,669,898
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $347,724,846
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $302,420,484
10Port of Virginia $252,591,492

U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps increased 3.56 percent through August to $8.27 billion

U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps increased 3.56 percent from $7.99 billion to $8.27 billion through the first eight 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 32 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 31 for the last full year with a total value of $11.69 billion, a $693.87 million, 6.31 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,576,023,557
2Mexico $1,598,656,096
3Japan $617,725,658
4Germany $617,057,351
5South Korea $430,922,712
6Canada $365,178,654
7Italy $263,195,835
8Thailand $262,301,773
9Taiwan $196,008,033
10United Kingdom $184,797,717

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $537,969,642
2Los Angeles $452,305,192
3Chicago $344,062,409
4Atlanta/Savannah $297,210,980
5New York City $251,816,294
6Charleston $194,255,221
7Cleveland $177,582,659
8New Orleans $170,798,720
9Detroit $124,547,751
10Dallas $124,476,015

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 7.68 percent compared to last year to $1.36 billion.
  • Port Laredo rose 3.07 percent compared to last year to $704.27 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 12.64 percent compared to last year to $567.05 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 1.9 percent compared to last year to $538.39 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 5.48 percent compared to last year to $446.01 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 $446,709, 0.02 percent, (31.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $39.9 million, 2.56 percent, (19.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $49.59 million, 7.43 percent, (7.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $4.97 million, 0.81 percent, (7.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $58.46 million, 15.7 percent, (5.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.62 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $5.84 billion of the $8.27 billion total.

All totaled, 43.69 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $3.61 billion of the $8.27 billion total