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

Imports: Engine parts

Engine parts, the No. 47 import by value totaled $894.46 million for the month of October, $8.25 billion through October of 2018, and $9.24 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$2.47 B
2Japan$1.12 B
3China$981.97 M
4Canada$791.81 M
5Germany$720.19 M
6South Korea$415.81 M
7Brazil$363.51 M
8India$246.11 M
9Italy$166.02 M
10United Kingdom$135.37 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.25 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $2,089,893,321
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $985,045,438
3Port of Los Angeles $926,241,511
4Port of Newark $499,514,389
5Port of Virginia $465,629,325
6Port of Long Beach $415,555,513
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $306,388,121
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $268,670,080
9Port of Charleston $261,746,026
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $142,464,021

U.S. imports of Engine parts increased 6.62 percent through October to $8.25 billion

U.S. imports of Engine parts increased 6.62 percent from $7.74 billion to $8.25 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 47 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 48 for the last full year with a total value of $9.24 billion, a $132.54 million, 1.46 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,471,276,711
2Japan $1,124,191,392
3China $981,971,863
4Canada $791,807,006
5Germany $720,190,006
6South Korea $415,809,945
7Brazil $363,510,046
8India $246,105,707
9Italy $166,024,961
10United Kingdom $135,367,012

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $435,240,578
2Detroit $240,946,557
3Chicago $127,866,487
4Cleveland $107,912,256
5New Orleans $93,651,149
6Norfolk $79,133,975
7New York City $74,794,538
8Los Angeles $70,185,138
9Atlanta/Savannah $39,976,720
10Charleston $34,604,489

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 Laredo rose 8.54 percent compared to last year to $2.09 billion.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 13.41 percent compared to last year to $985.05 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 0.86 percent compared to last year to $926.24 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 10.93 percent compared to last year to $499.51 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 6.14 percent compared to last year to $465.63 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 $86.34 million, 3.62 percent, (29.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $134.6 million, 10.69 percent, (13.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $150.53 million, 18.1 percent, (11.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $71.54 million, 9.93 percent, (9.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $149.68 million, 26.24 percent, (8.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.83 percent of all these Engine parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $6.09 billion of the $8.25 billion total.

All totaled, 60.21 percent of all these Engine parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $4.97 billion of the $8.25 billion total