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

Imports: Instruments to measure flow levels, parts

Instruments to measure flow levels, parts, the No. 132 import by value totaled $284.26 million for the month of March, $818.22 million through March of 2019, and $3.52 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$236.17 M
2China$108.35 M
3Germany$101.69 M
4Japan$69.59 M
5United Kingdom$50.5 M
6Canada$40.86 M
7France$28.53 M
8Switzerland$28.14 M
9Taiwan$22.63 M
10Malaysia$18.4 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $818.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $98,614,294
2El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $74,484,111
3Port of Los Angeles $53,983,141
4Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $52,851,384
5Port of New Orleans $43,516,839
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $41,152,547
7Port of Newark $33,181,023
8Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $30,782,176
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $30,551,928
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $28,050,655

U.S. imports of Instruments to measure flow levels, parts decreased 3.86 percent through March to $818.22 million

U.S. imports of Instruments to measure flow levels, parts decreased 3.86 percent from $851.05 million to $818.22 million through the first three 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 132 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 125 for the last full year with a total value of $3.52 billion, a $268.14 million, 8.25 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $236,173,388
2China $108,347,665
3Germany $101,686,531
4Japan $69,589,037
5United Kingdom $50,501,079
6Canada $40,863,912
7France $28,529,288
8Switzerland $28,142,144
9Taiwan $22,626,656
10Malaysia $18,404,460

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Cleveland $177,924,570
2Laredo $127,898,763
3New Orleans $93,306,855
4El Paso $91,794,705
5Chicago $68,898,005
6Los Angeles $64,614,362
7Dallas $50,581,071
8New York City $50,511,700
9Charleston $39,523,635
10San Diego $38,482,874

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 Laredo rose 6.81 percent compared to last year to $98.61 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 13.97 percent compared to last year to $74.48 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 12.1 percent compared to last year to $53.98 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 1.9 percent compared to last year to $52.85 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 15.14 percent compared to last year to $43.52 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 $11.1 million, 4.93 percent, (28.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $15.01 million, 12.17 percent, (13.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $8.56 million, 7.77 percent, (12.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $11.48 million, 14.16 percent, (8.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $643,360, 1.26 percent, (6.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.21 percent of all these Instruments to measure flow levels, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $566.3 million of the $818.22 million total.

All totaled, 39.53 percent of all these Instruments to measure flow levels, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $323.45 million of the $818.22 million total