Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Compressors and pumps

Compressors and pumps, the No. 36 import by value totaled $761.35 million for the month of May, $4.31 billion through May of 2020, and $11.71 billion for all of 2019, 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$1.31 B
2Mexico$781.92 M
3Japan$366.89 M
4Germany$328.98 M
5South Korea$236.12 M
6Canada$170.93 M
7Taiwan$144.37 M
8Italy$116.34 M
9Thailand$113.01 M
10United Kingdom$95.99 M
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U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps decreased 17.24 percent through May to $4.31 billion

U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps decreased 17.24 percent from $5.2 billion to $4.31 billion through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 36 through May 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 $11.71 billion, a $12.52 million, 0.11 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May 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, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 16.22 percent compared to last year to $728.7 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 20.06 percent compared to last year to $351.92 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 12.91 percent compared to last year to $315.1 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 14.39 percent compared to last year to $298 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 18.71 percent compared to last year to $224.34 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 decreased $376.63 million, 22.34 percent, (30.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $227.28 million, 22.52 percent, (18.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $13.5 million, 3.55 percent, (8.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $56.2 million, 14.59 percent, (7.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $48.09 million, 16.92 percent, (5.48 percent market share).

All totaled, 70.21 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $3.02 billion of the $4.31 billion total.

All totaled, 44.54 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $1.92 billion of the $4.31 billion total