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

Imports: Lathes for removing metal

Lathes for removing metal, the No. 316 import by value totaled $77.2 million for the month of February, $178.82 million through February of 2019, and $1.14 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
1Japan$74.91 M
2South Korea$50.49 M
3Taiwan$20.62 M
4Thailand$9.18 M
5Germany$7.52 M
6China$5.31 M
7Austria$2.91 M
8Italy$2.49 M
9Switzerland$1.54 M
10Czech Republic$876,490
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $178.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $67,576,464
2Port of Newark $32,370,252
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,678,989
4Port of Long Beach $15,276,003
5Port of Virginia $14,698,894
6Port of Houston $7,701,970
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $4,986,216
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $4,250,909
9Port of Charleston $3,731,981
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,432,680

U.S. imports of Lathes for removing metal increased 21.31 percent through February to $178.82 million

U.S. imports of Lathes for removing metal increased 21.31 percent from $147.41 million to $178.82 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 316 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 351 for the last full year with a total value of $1.14 billion, a $241.3 million, 26.74 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Germany. 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 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.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $74,914,737
2South Korea $50,492,141
3Taiwan $20,622,571
4Thailand $9,181,942
5Germany $7,519,397
6China $5,312,194
7Austria $2,912,844
8Italy $2,489,398
9Switzerland $1,536,049
10Czech Republic $876,490

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $169,167,857
2New York City $54,672,393
3Atlanta/Savannah $32,284,984
4Norfolk $18,646,960
5Seattle $13,281,496
6Baltimore $9,689,913
7Charleston $7,793,483
8Houston $7,111,622
9Boston $5,256,728
10Cleveland $4,465,671

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 rose 20.42 percent compared to last year to $67.58 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 38.02 percent compared to last year to $32.37 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 0.27 percent compared to last year to $15.68 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 16.12 percent compared to last year to $15.28 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 77.72 percent compared to last year to $14.7 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 $5.36 million, 7.7 percent, (41.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $26.15 million, 107.43 percent, (28.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $3.27 million, 18.82 percent, (11.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $3.5 million, 61.72 percent, (5.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $7.74 million, 50.72 percent, (4.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91 percent of all these Lathes for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $162.73 million of the $178.82 million total.

All totaled, 81.42 percent of all these Lathes for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $145.6 million of the $178.82 million total