Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2020.

Imports: Electric generating sets, rotary converters

Electric generating sets, rotary converters, the No. 283 import by value totaled $123.05 million for the month of March, $284.78 million through March of 2020, and $1.28 billion for all of 2019, 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$82.32 M
2India$35.91 M
3Spain$31.81 M
4Germany$25.06 M
5Japan$20.87 M
6Thailand$17.21 M
7Canada$12.94 M
8Vietnam$9.6 M
9Poland$8.53 M
10Brazil$7.3 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $284.78 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $65,533,597
2Port of Galveston, Texas $39,762,782
3Brownsville International Bridges $25,433,295
4Port of Houston $22,145,812
5Port of Long Beach $16,161,189
6Port of Virginia $14,714,235
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $11,510,017
8Port of Charleston $10,152,832
9Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $7,748,579
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,642,067

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters increased 31.31 percent through March to $284.78 million

U.S. imports of Electric generating sets, rotary converters increased 31.31 percent from $216.87 million to $284.78 million through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 283 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 364 for the last full year with a total value of $1.28 billion, a $505.37 million, 28.33 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 3 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Houston, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Galveston, Texas.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $82,317,498
2India $35,908,655
3Spain $31,806,775
4Germany $25,064,875
5Japan $20,866,403
6Thailand $17,213,760
7Canada $12,939,662
8Vietnam $9,601,667
9Poland $8,525,214
10Brazil $7,304,967

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $31,723,509
2Houston $18,565,012
3Jacksonville/Tampa $9,085,769
4Chicago $4,862,940
5Atlanta/Savannah $4,681,914
6Seattle $4,493,003
7Charleston $3,813,858
8Norfolk $3,628,394
9Miami $2,890,471
10Cleveland $2,654,176

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 rose 8.91 percent compared to last year to $65.53 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 2439.39 percent compared to last year to $39.76 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 63.1 percent compared to last year to $25.43 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 199.49 percent compared to last year to $22.15 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 62.07 percent compared to last year to $16.16 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 $5 million, 5.72 percent, (28.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $25.25 million, 236.85 percent, (12.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $15.25 million, 92.08 percent, (11.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $16.73 million, 200.89 percent, (8.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $8.87 million, 29.84 percent, (7.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.81 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 $195.96 million of the $284.78 million total.

All totaled, 59.36 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 $169.04 million of the $284.78 million total