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

Imports: Electric generating sets, rotary converters

Electric generating sets, rotary converters, the No. 276 import by value totaled $148.04 million for the month of July, $749.42 million through July 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$243.24 M
2Japan$92.59 M
3Hungary$74.95 M
4Spain$68.74 M
5Thailand$42.94 M
6Germany$35.93 M
7Canada$29.19 M
8India$20.8 M
9Poland$20.05 M
10Taiwan$17.54 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $749.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $191,742,421
2Port of Houston $107,352,967
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $54,977,604
4Brownsville International Bridges $48,856,656
5Port of Virginia $36,998,115
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $31,546,291
7Port of Charleston $31,120,350
8Port of Newark $28,307,196
9Port of Long Beach $28,082,442
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $16,170,060

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters decreased 25.55 percent through July to $749.42 million

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters decreased 25.55 percent from $1.01 billion to $749.42 million through the first seven 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 276 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 219 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Hungary, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Thailand 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $243,239,857
2Japan $92,585,675
3Hungary $74,953,213
4Spain $68,742,666
5Thailand $42,939,656
6Germany $35,927,546
7Canada $29,192,310
8India $20,798,680
9Poland $20,046,901
10Taiwan $17,538,294

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 32.05 percent compared to last year to $191.74 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 283.19 percent compared to last year to $107.35 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 32.9 percent compared to last year to $54.98 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 4.95 percent compared to last year to $48.86 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 4.86 percent compared to last year to $37 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 $235.45 million, 49.19 percent, (32.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $13.57 million, 17.17 percent, (12.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Hungary increased $74.95 million, 0 percent, (10 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain decreased $88.85 million, 56.38 percent, (9.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand decreased $22.6 million, 34.48 percent, (5.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.72 percent of all these Electric generating sets, rotary converters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $522.46 million of the $749.42 million total.

All totaled, 58.7 percent of all these Electric generating sets, rotary converters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $439.93 million of the $749.42 million total