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

Imports: Engine parts

Engine parts, the No. 47 import by value totaled $825.75 million for the month of August, $6.72 billion through August of 2019, and $9.79 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
1Mexico$2.05 B
2Japan$913.94 M
3China$750.57 M
4Germany$691.36 M
5Canada$580.98 M
6South Korea$317.91 M
7Brazil$271.39 M
8India$202.04 M
9United Kingdom$129.25 M
10Italy$116.3 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.72 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $1,676,014,318
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $796,773,710
3Port of Los Angeles $679,853,668
4Port of Newark $416,469,021
5Port of Virginia $372,110,407
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $347,231,417
7Port of Charleston $304,369,883
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $253,718,713
9Port of Long Beach $208,169,491
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $126,495,582

U.S. imports of Engine parts increased 2.45 percent through August to $6.72 billion

U.S. imports of Engine parts increased 2.45 percent from $6.56 billion to $6.72 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 47 through August 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 $9.79 billion, a $559.3 million, 6.06 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,045,708,408
2Japan $913,943,332
3China $750,565,970
4Germany $691,364,765
5Canada $580,982,803
6South Korea $317,906,271
7Brazil $271,386,562
8India $202,035,807
9United Kingdom $129,249,913
10Italy $116,301,432

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $845,199,979
2Detroit $473,321,549
3Chicago $268,824,690
4Cleveland $209,670,363
5New Orleans $182,048,209
6Los Angeles $159,857,171
7New York City $149,208,933
8Norfolk $137,462,504
9Atlanta/Savannah $88,176,136
10Charleston $75,192,562

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 0.31 percent compared to last year to $1.68 billion.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 0.97 percent compared to last year to $796.77 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 7.19 percent compared to last year to $679.85 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 3.21 percent compared to last year to $416.47 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 1.94 percent compared to last year to $372.11 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 $81.34 million, 4.14 percent, (30.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $10.02 million, 1.11 percent, (13.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $20.13 million, 2.61 percent, (11.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $126.27 million, 22.34 percent, (10.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $47.09 million, 7.5 percent, (8.65 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.18 percent of all these Engine parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $4.98 billion of the $6.72 billion total.

All totaled, 58.67 percent of all these Engine parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $3.94 billion of the $6.72 billion total