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

Imports: Electrical energy

Electrical energy, the No. 199 import by value totaled $181.12 million for the month of August, $1.37 billion through August of 2019, and $2.08 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
1Canada$1.37 B
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.37 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $586,327,397
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $275,532,682
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $218,909,525
4Spokane International Airport, Wash. $189,814,111
5Port of Calais, Maine $59,799,499
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $23,336,585
7Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $15,551,532
8Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $1,400,926

U.S. imports of Electrical energy decreased 1.91 percent through August to $1.37 billion

U.S. imports of Electrical energy decreased 1.91 percent from $1.4 billion to $1.37 billion through the first eight 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 199 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 196 for the last full year with a total value of $2.08 billion, a $291.88 million, 12.29 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources only markets for U.S. imports in this category was . The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Spokane International Airport, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Calais, Maine.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources only markets for U.S. imports of was . The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Spokane International Airport, Wash., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port of Calais, Maine.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,370,672,257

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $276,947,503
2Buffalo $201,153,383
3Seattle $129,449,737
4Pembina, N.D. $71,501,968
5Portland, Maine $45,168,508
6Great Falls, Mont. $4,733,774

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 0.39 percent compared to last year to $586.33 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 10.7 percent compared to last year to $275.53 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 23.26 percent compared to last year to $218.91 million.
  • Spokane International Airport, Wash. fell 23.34 percent compared to last year to $189.81 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine rose 24.39 percent compared to last year to $59.8 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 Canada decreased $26.75 million, 1.91 percent, (100 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 0 percent of all these Electrical energy imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $0 of the $1.37 billion total.

All totaled, 97.06 percent of all these Electrical energy imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.33 billion of the $1.37 billion total