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

Imports: Computer parts

Computer parts, the No. 12 import by value totaled $2 billion for the month of October, $22.99 billion through October of 2018, and $22.71 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
1China$15.24 B
2South Korea$3.5 B
3Taiwan$1.49 B
4Philippines$963.76 M
5Mexico$272.11 M
6Malaysia$219.07 M
7Thailand$207.8 M
8Canada$188.98 M
9Singapore$158.18 M
10Germany$131.61 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $22.99 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $5,096,897,121
2Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $4,947,411,407
3Los Angeles International Airport $2,229,857,706
4Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $2,044,532,635
5Port of New Orleans $1,769,291,646
6Port of Los Angeles $1,509,419,098
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $813,748,383
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $730,522,260
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $587,126,178
10Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $462,013,011

U.S. imports of Computer parts increased 25.94 percent through October to $22.99 billion

U.S. imports of Computer parts increased 25.94 percent from $18.26 billion to $22.99 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 12 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 18 for the last full year with a total value of $22.71 billion, a $6.68 billion, 41.70 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 2 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 2 San Francisco International Airport, Calif., No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $15,239,118,159
2South Korea $3,504,969,767
3Taiwan $1,488,500,842
4Philippines $963,762,056
5Mexico $272,110,779
6Malaysia $219,068,420
7Thailand $207,801,124
8Canada $188,983,910
9Singapore $158,180,874
10Germany $131,609,173

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $886,238,517
2Los Angeles $799,722,516
3Atlanta/Savannah $624,391,185
4New Orleans $514,360,109
5Anchorage $417,825,147
6Cleveland $343,605,117
7New York City $197,761,050
8Chicago $137,784,253
9El Paso $118,344,140
10Dallas $84,647,585

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:

  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 35.42 percent compared to last year to $5.1 billion.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 16.32 percent compared to last year to $4.95 billion.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 42.5 percent compared to last year to $2.23 billion.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 71.39 percent compared to last year to $2.04 billion.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 43.04 percent compared to last year to $1.77 billion.

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 $2.99 billion, 24.36 percent, (66.27 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $1.31 billion, 59.41 percent, (15.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $345.63 million, 30.24 percent, (6.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Philippines increased $100.78 million, 11.68 percent, (4.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $7.44 million, 2.81 percent, (1.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.37 percent of all these Computer parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $21.47 billion of the $22.99 billion total.

All totaled, 69.97 percent of all these Computer parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $16.09 billion of the $22.99 billion total