Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Machine tool parts

Machine tool parts, the No. 167 import by value totaled $165.65 million for the month of May, $932.59 million through May of 2020, and $2.89 billion for all of 2019, 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$158.8 M
2Germany$150.05 M
3Taiwan$127.05 M
4China$100.26 M
5Canada$94.48 M
6Italy$54.24 M
7Switzerland$44.72 M
8South Korea$31.6 M
9Sweden$23.45 M
10Israel$16.21 M
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U.S. imports of Machine tool parts decreased 22.13 percent through May to $932.59 million

U.S. imports of Machine tool parts decreased 22.13 percent from $1.2 billion to $932.59 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 167 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 151 for the last full year with a total value of $2.89 billion, a $20.02 million, 0.69 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 25.43 percent compared to last year to $144.84 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 20.21 percent compared to last year to $143.75 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 23.67 percent compared to last year to $75.4 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 14.49 percent compared to last year to $47.65 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 25.78 percent compared to last year to $45.87 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 decreased $44.89 million, 22.04 percent, (17.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $57.19 million, 27.6 percent, (16.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $3.26 million, 2.64 percent, (13.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $68.59 million, 40.62 percent, (10.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $37.01 million, 28.15 percent, (10.13 percent market share).

All totaled, 67.62 percent of all these Machine tool parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $630.63 million of the $932.59 million total.

All totaled, 49.06 percent of all these Machine tool parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $457.51 million of the $932.59 million total