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

Imports: Firearm parts and accessories

Firearm parts and accessories, the No. 428 import by value totaled $58.53 million for the month of August, $438.84 million through August of 2019, and $686.94 million 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
1United Kingdom$43.85 M
2Israel$40.22 M
3Italy$39.83 M
4China$33.93 M
5Germany$33.43 M
6Japan$30.51 M
7Austria$26.77 M
8India$25.28 M
9Canada$21.9 M
10Taiwan$19.62 M
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U.S. imports of Firearm parts and accessories decreased 3.98 percent through August to $438.84 million

U.S. imports of Firearm parts and accessories decreased 3.98 percent from $457.03 million to $438.84 million 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 428 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 425 for the last full year with a total value of $686.94 million, a $38.77 million, 5.98 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Austria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $43,847,183
2Israel $40,222,812
3Italy $39,830,406
4China $33,929,175
5Germany $33,431,470
6Japan $30,513,537
7Austria $26,768,590
8India $25,283,634
9Canada $21,896,888
10Taiwan $19,618,007

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $40,414,685
2Cleveland $26,256,678
3Chicago $25,704,413
4Atlanta/Savannah $24,925,441
5St. Louis $22,943,485
6Houston $12,157,040
7Los Angeles $11,977,007
8Boston $10,073,203
9Charleston $9,075,103
10Laredo $8,204,213

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 27.05 percent compared to last year to $68.47 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 6.19 percent compared to last year to $67.34 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport fell 9.66 percent compared to last year to $41.97 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 5.24 percent compared to last year to $36.72 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 14.89 percent compared to last year to $25.34 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 United Kingdom decreased $15.88 million, 26.59 percent, (9.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Israel decreased $3.39 million, 7.78 percent, (9.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $1.4 million, 3.63 percent, (9.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $1.55 million, 4.37 percent, (7.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $15.07 million, 82.11 percent, (7.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 43.58 percent of all these Firearm parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $191.26 million of the $438.84 million total.

All totaled, 54.65 percent of all these Firearm parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $239.84 million of the $438.84 million total