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

Imports: Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles

Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles, the No. 320 import by value totaled $98.9 million for the month of December, $1.12 billion through December of 2018, and $756.63 million 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
1Germany$571.66 M
2Canada$344.22 M
3Japan$63.89 M
4Denmark$53.91 M
5Norway$26.34 M
6The Netherlands$18.84 M
7United Kingdom$9.21 M
8Italy$8.79 M
9Switzerland$5.75 M
10Mexico$4.51 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.12 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Galveston, Texas $250,640,301
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $150,455,622
3Port of Newark $113,808,538
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $101,942,668
5Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $71,430,087
6Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $65,399,471
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $52,921,870
8Port of Houston $39,864,262
9Port Hueneme, Calif. $30,348,606
10Port of Charleston $25,357,349

U.S. imports of Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles increased 47.52 percent through December to $1.12 billion

U.S. imports of Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles increased 47.52 percent from $756.63 million to $1.12 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 320 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 394 for the last full year with a total value of $756.63 million, a $169.72 million, 28.92 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Norway. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Norway. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $571,658,215
2Canada $344,224,380
3Japan $63,885,716
4Denmark $53,905,619
5Norway $26,336,207
6The Netherlands $18,836,038
7United Kingdom $9,208,131
8Italy $8,794,348
9Switzerland $5,754,893
10Mexico $4,513,211

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $53,987,439
2Baltimore $39,904,261
3Los Angeles $29,762,898
4Seattle $27,033,057
5Great Falls, Mont. $26,206,317
6New York City $20,986,397
7Pembina, N.D. $18,473,117
8Charleston $9,960,759
9Detroit $8,710,171
10Jacksonville/Tampa $6,132,830

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 63.51 percent compared to last year to $250.64 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 64.87 percent compared to last year to $150.46 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 0.41 percent compared to last year to $113.81 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 189.82 percent compared to last year to $101.94 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. rose 154.36 percent compared to last year to $71.43 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 Germany increased $187.9 million, 48.96 percent, (51.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $126.98 million, 58.45 percent, (30.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $26.09 million, 69.04 percent, (5.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Denmark increased $19.25 million, 55.55 percent, (4.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Norway increased $6.99 million, 36.1 percent, (2.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.97 percent of all these Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.06 billion of the $1.12 billion total.

All totaled, 61.66 percent of all these Cranes, derricks, industrial-use vehicles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $688.28 million of the $1.12 billion total