Total Trade: $9.87 billion
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$1,769,198,893|
|3||Port of Long Beach||$665,496,629|
|4||Port of Newark||$656,333,433|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$614,620,475|
|6||Port of Charleston||$583,314,237|
|7||Pharr International Bridge in Texas||$449,269,126|
|8||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$386,586,844|
|9||Port of Virginia||$312,645,857|
|10||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$268,712,626|
U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps increased 5.30 percent through October to $9.87 billion
U.S. imports of Compressors and pumps increased 5.30 percent from $9.38 billion to $9.87 billion through the first 10 months of 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 34 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 32 for the last full year with a total value of $11 billion, a $979.17 million, 9.77 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through October 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 Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.
January – October 2018
|5||New York City||$129,833,837|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles rose 6.39 percent compared to last year to $1.77 billion.
- Port Laredo rose 5.5 percent compared to last year to $859.5 million.
- Port of Long Beach rose 24.71 percent compared to last year to $665.5 million.
- Port of Newark rose 13.82 percent compared to last year to $656.33 million.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 20.04 percent compared to last year to $614.62 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 $140.29 million, 4.74 percent, (31.41 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $101.22 million, 5.47 percent, (19.77 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $21.05 million, 2.61 percent, (8.39 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $55.71 million, 7.76 percent, (7.84 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $56.63 million, 13.87 percent, (4.71 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 72.12 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $7.12 billion of the $9.87 billion total.
All totaled, 46.23 percent of all these Compressors and pumps imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $4.57 billion of the $9.87 billion total