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

Imports: Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling

Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling, the No. 532 import by value totaled $35 million for the month of October, $335.29 million through October of 2018, and $341.45 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
1Germany$77.45 M
2Italy$46.28 M
3Taiwan$39.64 M
4Switzerland$31.57 M
5China$29.34 M
6Sweden$25.86 M
7Japan$21.59 M
8South Korea$14.76 M
9United Kingdom$9.07 M
10Spain$7.51 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $335.29 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $92,354,043
2Port of Los Angeles $53,190,195
3Port of Virginia $28,925,904
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $27,502,083
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,163,679
6Port of Charleston $14,408,264
7Port of Houston $11,397,807
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,699,067
9Port of Long Beach $9,050,161
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,939,224

U.S. imports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 17.78 percent through October to $335.29 million

U.S. imports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 17.78 percent from $284.66 million to $335.29 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 532 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 551 for the last full year with a total value of $341.45 million, a $78.56 million, 18.70 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Switzerland, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $77,451,112
2Italy $46,279,115
3Taiwan $39,639,180
4Switzerland $31,569,362
5China $29,338,835
6Sweden $25,860,397
7Japan $21,585,614
8South Korea $14,759,054
9United Kingdom $9,068,462
10Spain $7,514,880

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $18,636,698
2Los Angeles $12,369,436
3Norfolk $6,139,198
4Baltimore $5,174,828
5Atlanta/Savannah $5,171,465
6Detroit $4,831,642
7Seattle $4,196,318
8Chicago $4,040,989
9Charleston $2,378,723
10San Diego $2,138,693

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 Newark rose 44.05 percent compared to last year to $92.35 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 1.46 percent compared to last year to $53.19 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 21.72 percent compared to last year to $28.93 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 43.63 percent compared to last year to $27.5 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 49.26 percent compared to last year to $16.16 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 Germany increased $14.18 million, 22.42 percent, (23.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $2.08 million, 4.71 percent, (13.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $11.86 million, 42.67 percent, (11.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland decreased $138,143, 0.44 percent, (9.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $1.26 million, 4.47 percent, (8.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.89 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $224.28 million of the $335.29 million total.

All totaled, 65.06 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $218.14 million of the $335.29 million total