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

Imports: Electric generating sets, rotary converters

Electric generating sets, rotary converters, the No. 364 import by value totaled $64.92 million for the month of March, $216.87 million through March of 2019, and $1.78 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
1China$87.31 M
2Japan$29.74 M
3Spain$16.56 M
4India$10.66 M
5Canada$10.44 M
6Thailand$8.58 M
7Germany$8.33 M
8Poland$7.79 M
9United Kingdom$7.1 M
10France$5.67 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $216.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $60,174,235
2Port of Virginia $17,696,451
3Brownsville International Bridges $15,593,545
4Port of Charleston $13,987,553
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $13,358,827
6Port of Long Beach $9,971,601
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $8,181,155
8Port of Houston $7,394,548
9Port of Newark $7,300,205
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,326,564

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters decreased 33.56 percent through March to $216.87 million

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters decreased 33.56 percent from $326.41 million to $216.87 million through the first three 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 364 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 274 for the last full year with a total value of $1.78 billion, a $435.92 million, 32.33 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 India and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $87,313,277
2Japan $29,739,122
3Spain $16,559,327
4India $10,660,144
5Canada $10,439,197
6Thailand $8,584,764
7Germany $8,330,336
8Poland $7,793,372
9United Kingdom $7,097,124
10France $5,673,462

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $158,693,277
2Atlanta/Savannah $67,432,729
3Chicago $47,078,849
4New Orleans $36,089,711
5Charleston $27,990,618
6Seattle $26,352,588
7New York City $22,783,201
8Norfolk $20,696,329
9Houston $13,405,943
10Miami $13,343,458

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 39.96 percent compared to last year to $60.17 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 3.7 percent compared to last year to $17.7 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges totaled $15.59 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Charleston fell 17.79 percent compared to last year to $13.99 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 60.66 percent compared to last year to $13.36 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 $92.28 million, 51.38 percent, (40.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $1.05 million, 3.66 percent, (13.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $15.21 million, 1129.76 percent, (7.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $3.21 million, 43.03 percent, (4.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $4.71 million, 82.21 percent, (4.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.34 percent of all these Electric generating sets, rotary converters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $154.71 million of the $216.87 million total.

All totaled, 55.71 percent of all these Electric generating sets, rotary converters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $120.81 million of the $216.87 million total