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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V

Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V, the No. 35 import by value totaled $1.01 billion for the month of October, $9.73 billion through October of 2018, and $10.69 billion for all of 2017, 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$2.59 B
2China$2.31 B
3Japan$710.8 M
4Germany$666.86 M
5Dominican Republic$557.63 M
6Taiwan$300.3 M
7France$268.75 M
8Switzerland$190.58 M
9South Korea$189.28 M
10Malaysia$175.18 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $9.73 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,099,419,545
2Port Laredo $637,493,478
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $514,924,704
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $510,816,912
5Port of Newark $457,160,496
6Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $400,086,649
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $397,973,668
8Los Angeles International Airport $371,627,875
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $361,387,575
10Port of Long Beach $354,416,939

U.S. imports of Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V increased 9.20 percent through October to $9.73 billion

U.S. imports of Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V increased 9.20 percent from $8.91 billion to $9.73 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 35 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 38 for the last full year with a total value of $10.69 billion, a $432.17 million, 4.21 percent increase from the 2016 total.

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

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,588,231,530
2China $2,310,021,260
3Japan $710,804,729
4Germany $666,863,416
5Dominican Republic $557,633,375
6Taiwan $300,301,560
7France $268,749,298
8Switzerland $190,581,320
9South Korea $189,277,375
10Malaysia $175,178,309

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $249,481,296
2Laredo $236,411,304
3Chicago $175,593,427
4Cleveland $142,684,105
5El Paso $119,250,063
6New Orleans $96,467,603
7New York City $92,347,447
8Phoenix/Nogales $85,123,728
9Atlanta/Savannah $83,464,848
10San Diego $77,462,741

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 7.43 percent compared to last year to $1.1 billion.
  • Port Laredo rose 7.23 percent compared to last year to $637.49 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 9.89 percent compared to last year to $514.92 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 6.82 percent compared to last year to $510.82 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 12.04 percent compared to last year to $457.16 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 Mexico increased $192.74 million, 8.05 percent, (26.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $107.92 million, 4.9 percent, (23.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $6.59 million, 0.94 percent, (7.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $67.74 million, 11.31 percent, (6.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $224.82 million, 67.55 percent, (5.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.26 percent of all these Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $6.83 billion of the $9.73 billion total.

All totaled, 33.1 percent of all these Electrical supplies, apparatus, less than 1000V imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.22 billion of the $9.73 billion total