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

Imports: Electric ignition equipment

Electric ignition equipment, the No. 106 import by value totaled $333.68 million for the month of February, $692.41 million through February of 2019, and $4.32 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
1Mexico$233.17 M
2Japan$179.88 M
3China$106.74 M
4Germany$35.86 M
5United Kingdom$13.92 M
6South Korea$13.7 M
7France$9.66 M
8Taiwan$9.13 M
9Canada$8.97 M
10Poland$8.95 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $692.41 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $123,727,911
2Port of Los Angeles $114,392,319
3Port of Tacoma, Wash. $69,506,572
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $64,156,961
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $43,457,195
6Port of Long Beach $23,989,447
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $22,683,926
8Port of Newark $20,089,547
9Port of Charleston $17,297,031
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,638,812

U.S. imports of Electric ignition equipment increased 1.52 percent through February to $692.41 million

U.S. imports of Electric ignition equipment increased 1.52 percent from $682.07 million to $692.41 million through the first two 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 106 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 108 for the last full year with a total value of $4.32 billion, a $296.53 million, 7.37 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $233,171,013
2Japan $179,878,018
3China $106,737,394
4Germany $35,863,776
5United Kingdom $13,918,212
6South Korea $13,702,914
7France $9,664,361
8Taiwan $9,132,440
9Canada $8,967,697
10Poland $8,946,707

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $342,187,096
2New Orleans $185,523,854
3San Diego $147,570,342
4Los Angeles $132,418,004
5Chicago $122,880,794
6Detroit $64,684,542
7Seattle $57,719,176
8Cleveland $54,040,271
9Norfolk $37,784,114
10Miami $36,987,475

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 7.93 percent compared to last year to $123.73 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 10.16 percent compared to last year to $114.39 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 5.25 percent compared to last year to $69.51 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 28.63 percent compared to last year to $64.16 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 41.41 percent compared to last year to $43.46 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 Mexico decreased $526,009, 0.23 percent, (33.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $6.13 million, 3.3 percent, (25.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $5.35 million, 5.28 percent, (15.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $6.23 million, 21.03 percent, (5.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $2.9 million, 26.32 percent, (2.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.26 percent of all these Electric ignition equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $569.57 million of the $692.41 million total.

All totaled, 59.97 percent of all these Electric ignition equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $415.24 million of the $692.41 million total