Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2020.

Imports: Equipment, models for demonstrational uses

Equipment, models for demonstrational uses, the No. 481 import by value totaled $36.25 million for the month of March, $112.78 million through March of 2020, and $580.88 million for all of 2019, 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$21.05 M
2Germany$16.88 M
3Canada$11.24 M
4United Kingdom$9.32 M
5Sweden$6.72 M
6Norway$6.59 M
7Israel$5 M
8Japan$4.09 M
9Switzerland$3.28 M
10Italy$2.57 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $112.78 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $10,854,772
2Port of Los Angeles $9,633,633
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $7,201,734
4Port of New Orleans $7,166,011
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,084,008
6Port of Charleston $5,917,513
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,725,441
8Los Angeles International Airport $4,860,030
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $4,769,000
10Port of Houston $4,132,859

U.S. imports of Equipment, models for demonstrational uses decreased 12.55 percent through March to $112.78 million

U.S. imports of Equipment, models for demonstrational uses decreased 12.55 percent from $128.97 million to $112.78 million through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 481 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 479 for the last full year with a total value of $580.88 million, a $23.64 million, 4.24 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Norway. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $21,050,366
2Germany $16,878,329
3Canada $11,236,656
4United Kingdom $9,318,894
5Sweden $6,717,914
6Norway $6,594,155
7Israel $5,003,341
8Japan $4,087,452
9Switzerland $3,283,051
10Italy $2,568,107

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $8,855,622
2Los Angeles $6,782,267
3Chicago $4,056,035
4Cleveland $3,555,870
5Philadelphia $3,545,883
6New Orleans $2,505,994
7Detroit $2,206,575
8Houston $2,112,827
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,104,142
10Charleston $1,701,660

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 17.74 percent compared to last year to $10.85 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 18.66 percent compared to last year to $9.63 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 3.76 percent compared to last year to $7.2 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 16.9 percent compared to last year to $7.17 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 31.07 percent compared to last year to $6.08 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 decreased $10.33 million, 32.93 percent, (18.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $2.05 million, 13.81 percent, (14.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $4.27 million, 27.56 percent, (9.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $1.77 million, 15.98 percent, (8.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden increased $4.53 million, 207.23 percent, (5.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.81 percent of all these Equipment, models for demonstrational uses imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $65.2 million of the $112.78 million total.

All totaled, 36.3 percent of all these Equipment, models for demonstrational uses imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $40.94 million of the $112.78 million total