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

Imports: Electrical boards, panels and switches

Electrical boards, panels and switches, the No. 31 import by value totaled $1.03 billion for the month of February, $2.08 billion through February of 2020, and $13.13 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
1Mexico$900.15 M
2China$269.35 M
3Japan$127.67 M
4Canada$111.14 M
5Germany$106.69 M
6United Kingdom$73.93 M
7South Korea$57.55 M
8Vietnam$47.87 M
9France$45 M
10Malaysia$32.42 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.08 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $358,109,954
2Pharr International Bridge in Texas $197,921,941
3Port of Los Angeles $181,107,257
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $157,865,582
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $97,422,311
6Port of New Orleans $80,846,317
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $55,168,403
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $51,643,725
9Port of Charleston $49,564,168
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $47,587,633

U.S. imports of Electrical boards, panels and switches increased 3.18 percent through February to $2.08 billion

U.S. imports of Electrical boards, panels and switches increased 3.18 percent from $2.02 billion to $2.08 billion through the first two 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 31 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 32 for the last full year with a total value of $13.13 billion, a $760.45 million, 6.15 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $900,149,547
2China $269,349,559
3Japan $127,668,437
4Canada $111,139,011
5Germany $106,693,231
6United Kingdom $73,930,791
7South Korea $57,552,133
8Vietnam $47,870,931
9France $44,999,488
10Malaysia $32,416,139

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $245,438,635
2El Paso $76,145,383
3Cleveland $71,975,549
4Los Angeles $67,797,422
5New Orleans $65,523,449
6Chicago $64,685,557
7Atlanta/Savannah $41,485,941
8San Francisco $40,076,961
9New York City $33,425,867
10Detroit $33,418,898

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 rose 21.4 percent compared to last year to $358.11 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 8.64 percent compared to last year to $197.92 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 2.82 percent compared to last year to $181.11 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 6.95 percent compared to last year to $157.87 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 18.99 percent compared to last year to $97.42 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 increased $110.08 million, 13.93 percent, (43.18 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $72.23 million, 21.15 percent, (12.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $5.68 million, 4.65 percent, (6.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $6.15 million, 5.25 percent, (5.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $14.6 million, 12.04 percent, (5.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.68 percent of all these Electrical boards, panels and switches imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.51 billion of the $2.08 billion total.

All totaled, 47.61 percent of all these Electrical boards, panels and switches imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $992.43 million of the $2.08 billion total