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

Imports: Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools

Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools, the No. 151 import by value totaled $240.93 million for the month of February, $463.62 million through February of 2019, and $3.41 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
1China$123.75 M
2Germany$70.94 M
3Japan$65.94 M
4Canada$44.93 M
5South Korea$41.9 M
6Taiwan$16.36 M
7Mexico$14.76 M
8Italy$14.3 M
9Israel$8.74 M
10United Kingdom$7.15 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $463.62 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $73,017,316
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $48,260,631
3Port of Newark $37,938,634
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $35,851,381
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $26,032,451
6Port of Long Beach $25,025,552
7Port of Charleston $18,394,619
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $16,568,339
9Port of New Orleans $12,919,958
10Port of Philadelphia $11,582,131

U.S. imports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools decreased 15.91 percent through February to $463.62 million

U.S. imports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools decreased 15.91 percent from $551.32 million to $463.62 million through the first two 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 151 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 127 for the last full year with a total value of $3.41 billion, a $424.42 million, 14.22 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $123,750,092
2Germany $70,944,626
3Japan $65,938,584
4Canada $44,934,429
5South Korea $41,895,002
6Taiwan $16,355,767
7Mexico $14,760,397
8Italy $14,300,594
9Israel $8,737,342
10United Kingdom $7,152,043

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $171,895,301
2Detroit $136,477,792
3Los Angeles $131,807,529
4Cleveland $102,274,531
5Atlanta/Savannah $87,380,332
6Charleston $69,434,634
7New Orleans $65,877,845
8New York City $49,963,752
9Laredo $33,492,613
10Wilmington $32,723,094

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 23.61 percent compared to last year to $73.02 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 11.95 percent compared to last year to $48.26 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 25.28 percent compared to last year to $37.94 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 10.34 percent compared to last year to $35.85 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 48.12 percent compared to last year to $26.03 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 $10.64 million, 7.92 percent, (26.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $711,230, 1.01 percent, (15.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $34.21 million, 34.16 percent, (14.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $1.95 million, 4.16 percent, (9.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $25.48 million, 37.82 percent, (9.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.95 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $347.46 million of the $463.62 million total.

All totaled, 47.69 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $221.1 million of the $463.62 million total