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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools

Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools, the No. 129 import by value totaled $299.39 million for the month of October, $2.88 billion through October of 2018, and $2.99 billion for all of 2017, 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$799.02 M
2Japan$479.1 M
3Germany$419.14 M
4South Korea$269.01 M
5Canada$242.77 M
6Mexico$90.98 M
7Taiwan$82.62 M
8Italy$71.01 M
9Brazil$46.63 M
10Spain$41.5 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.88 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $474,467,521
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $287,746,625
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $215,960,967
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $198,626,761
5Port of Charleston $185,784,327
6Port of Newark $177,811,001
7Port of Long Beach $158,814,850
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $94,806,465
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $77,611,450
10Port of New Orleans $74,999,758

U.S. imports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools increased 17.68 percent through October to $2.88 billion

U.S. imports of Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools increased 17.68 percent from $2.45 billion to $2.88 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 129 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 135 for the last full year with a total value of $2.99 billion, a $358.77 million, 13.66 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading 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.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, 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 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $799,016,157
2Japan $479,101,215
3Germany $419,144,295
4South Korea $269,005,700
5Canada $242,770,456
6Mexico $90,982,014
7Taiwan $82,615,399
8Italy $71,014,260
9Brazil $46,629,087
10Spain $41,496,230

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $91,183,644
2Los Angeles $74,864,620
3Detroit $72,493,057
4Atlanta/Savannah $55,820,151
5Cleveland $45,981,446
6New Orleans $32,783,880
7Charleston $27,881,166
8New York City $22,422,826
9Laredo $16,539,674
10Houston $15,226,516

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 26.27 percent compared to last year to $474.47 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 5.42 percent compared to last year to $287.75 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 15.59 percent compared to last year to $215.96 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 47.24 percent compared to last year to $198.63 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 22.79 percent compared to last year to $185.78 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 increased $150.67 million, 23.24 percent, (27.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $17.36 million, 3.76 percent, (16.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $74.98 million, 21.79 percent, (14.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Korea increased $92.9 million, 52.75 percent, (9.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $25.89 million, 11.93 percent, (8.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.58 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.21 billion of the $2.88 billion total.

All totaled, 47.24 percent of all these Interchange tools for hand- or machine-tools imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.36 billion of the $2.88 billion total