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

Imports: Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts

Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts, the No. 322 import by value totaled $87.32 million for the month of December, $1.1 billion through December of 2018, and $942.81 million 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
1China$479.21 M
2Japan$135.09 M
3Germany$109.51 M
4Mexico$76.92 M
5South Korea$35.47 M
6Italy$29.75 M
7United Kingdom$25.87 M
8France$21.5 M
9New Zealand$20.15 M
10Philippines$15.79 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.1 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $201,573,136
2Port of Long Beach $126,141,268
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $103,460,376
4Port of Newark $86,786,123
5Port Laredo $45,933,049
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $42,632,236
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $38,654,039
8Port of Charleston $31,673,030
9Port of Virginia $27,898,274
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $25,206,315

U.S. imports of Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts increased 16.70 percent through December to $1.1 billion

U.S. imports of Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts increased 16.70 percent from $942.81 million to $1.1 billion in 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 322 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 332 for the last full year with a total value of $942.81 million, a $42.06 million, 4.67 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $479,208,067
2Japan $135,091,793
3Germany $109,513,576
4Mexico $76,919,078
5South Korea $35,466,992
6Italy $29,748,179
7United Kingdom $25,867,456
8France $21,496,079
9New Zealand $20,146,037
10Philippines $15,789,698

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $47,695,475
2Los Angeles $32,741,648
3New York City $18,305,218
4Detroit $15,928,514
5New Orleans $14,520,998
6Laredo $13,362,711
7San Francisco $11,913,697
8Charleston $11,329,333
9Dallas $10,679,423
10Cleveland $10,603,740

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2.02 percent compared to last year to $201.57 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 17.08 percent compared to last year to $126.14 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 14.53 percent compared to last year to $103.46 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 24.87 percent compared to last year to $86.79 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 84.88 percent compared to last year to $45.93 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 increased $66.18 million, 16.02 percent, (43.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.82 million, 4.5 percent, (12.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $9.83 million, 9.86 percent, (9.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $28.53 million, 58.97 percent, (6.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $4.24 million, 13.59 percent, (3.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76 percent of all these Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $836.2 million of the $1.1 billion total.

All totaled, 51.25 percent of all these Electromagnets, permanent magnets and parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $563.89 million of the $1.1 billion total