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

Imports: Electric capacitors

Electric capacitors, the No. 210 import by value totaled $131.74 million for the month of August, $1.26 billion through August of 2019, and $1.82 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
1Japan$454.83 M
2China$196.66 M
3Mexico$119.01 M
4Malaysia$91.1 M
5Israel$62.91 M
6Taiwan$55.6 M
7South Korea$52.29 M
8Philippines$37.28 M
9Czech Republic$20.94 M
10Switzerland$18.41 M
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U.S. imports of Electric capacitors increased 7.54 percent through August to $1.26 billion

U.S. imports of Electric capacitors increased 7.54 percent from $1.17 billion to $1.26 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 210 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 223 for the last full year with a total value of $1.82 billion, a $436.07 million, 31.42 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $454,831,584
2China $196,661,020
3Mexico $119,008,264
4Malaysia $91,103,704
5Israel $62,910,992
6Taiwan $55,596,579
7South Korea $52,285,551
8Philippines $37,276,401
9Czech Republic $20,944,388
10Switzerland $18,412,513

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $116,481,254
2Atlanta/Savannah $102,999,252
3Chicago $48,995,682
4Dallas $43,139,029
5Laredo $41,126,395
6El Paso $31,727,309
7Cleveland $31,032,393
8New Orleans $29,038,074
9New York City $28,240,911
10San Francisco $27,054,795

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:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 43.4 percent compared to last year to $203.05 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 27.57 percent compared to last year to $194.6 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 13.82 percent compared to last year to $117.85 million.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 55.26 percent compared to last year to $80.8 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 60.5 percent compared to last year to $62.19 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 Japan increased $76.42 million, 20.2 percent, (36.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $27.92 million, 12.43 percent, (15.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $11.14 million, 8.56 percent, (9.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia increased $39.19 million, 75.48 percent, (7.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Israel increased $23.91 million, 61.31 percent, (5.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.57 percent of all these Electric capacitors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $924.52 million of the $1.26 billion total.

All totaled, 52.4 percent of all these Electric capacitors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $658.5 million of the $1.26 billion total