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

Imports: Lathes for removing metal

Lathes for removing metal, the No. 313 import by value totaled $116.8 million for the month of October, $951.05 million through October of 2018, and $902.31 million 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
1Japan$413.97 M
2South Korea$181.82 M
3Taiwan$98 M
4Germany$94.13 M
5China$59.12 M
6Thailand$45.44 M
7Italy$20.33 M
8Switzerland$8.6 M
9Spain$6 M
10Austria$5.27 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $951.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $344,441,604
2Port of Newark $196,063,494
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $105,209,204
4Port of Long Beach $85,507,723
5Port of Virginia $57,187,827
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $36,429,629
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $25,857,983
8Port of Charleston $18,432,996
9Port of Houston $15,294,763
10Port of Boston $10,619,041

U.S. imports of Lathes for removing metal increased 32.09 percent through October to $951.05 million

U.S. imports of Lathes for removing metal increased 32.09 percent from $720.01 million to $951.05 million 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 313 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 350 for the last full year with a total value of $902.31 million, a $97.13 million, 12.06 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $413,968,711
2South Korea $181,819,093
3Taiwan $98,004,808
4Germany $94,128,370
5China $59,118,697
6Thailand $45,444,076
7Italy $20,331,489
8Switzerland $8,596,996
9Spain $5,995,003
10Austria $5,270,801

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $67,250,661
2New York City $22,567,111
3Atlanta/Savannah $15,720,666
4Baltimore $8,398,302
5Norfolk $7,951,259
6Seattle $7,142,003
7Charleston $3,605,412
8San Francisco $2,605,428
9Cleveland $2,396,806
10Houston $1,713,487

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 32.1 percent compared to last year to $344.44 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 57.38 percent compared to last year to $196.06 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 28.06 percent compared to last year to $105.21 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 47.23 percent compared to last year to $85.51 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 3.81 percent compared to last year to $57.19 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 Japan increased $59.25 million, 16.7 percent, (43.53 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $82.2 million, 82.52 percent, (19.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $36.96 million, 60.54 percent, (10.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $17.16 million, 22.29 percent, (9.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $18.94 million, 47.15 percent, (6.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.06 percent of all these Lathes for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $847.04 million of the $951.05 million total.

All totaled, 82.9 percent of all these Lathes for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $788.41 million of the $951.05 million total