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

Imports: Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling

Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling, the No. 537 import by value totaled $28.4 million for the month of December, $393.94 million through December 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$87.89 M
2Italy$50.95 M
3Taiwan$46.88 M
4China$36.52 M
5Switzerland$34.2 M
6Sweden$30.47 M
7Japan$26.81 M
8South Korea$18.3 M
9Spain$13.68 M
10United Kingdom$10.7 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $393.94 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $97,599,533
2Port of Los Angeles $65,390,116
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $33,201,961
4Port of Virginia $32,931,000
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $19,696,815
6Port of Charleston $16,110,050
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $14,610,761
8Port of Houston $13,368,746
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $12,064,432
10Port of Long Beach $11,318,150

U.S. imports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 15.37 percent through December to $393.94 million

U.S. imports of Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling increased 15.37 percent from $341.45 million to $393.94 million in 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 537 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 552 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Virginia 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 Taiwan. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $87,894,691
2Italy $50,951,008
3Taiwan $46,881,564
4China $36,519,464
5Switzerland $34,204,622
6Sweden $30,466,038
7Japan $26,814,985
8South Korea $18,297,260
9Spain $13,678,765
10United Kingdom $10,700,360

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $20,975,864
2Los Angeles $17,742,458
3Seattle $8,196,778
4Norfolk $8,019,148
5Atlanta/Savannah $7,511,122
6Baltimore $7,311,526
7Chicago $5,905,300
8Detroit $5,231,285
9Houston $4,407,077
10Charleston $3,708,220

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 20.02 percent compared to last year to $97.6 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2.46 percent compared to last year to $65.39 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 55.68 percent compared to last year to $33.2 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 20.34 percent compared to last year to $32.93 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 52.67 percent compared to last year to $19.7 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 Germany increased $11.18 million, 14.57 percent, (22.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $3.32 million, 6.98 percent, (12.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $12.9 million, 37.98 percent, (11.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $2.49 million, 7.3 percent, (9.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Switzerland decreased $4.25 million, 11.05 percent, (8.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.1 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $256.45 million of the $393.94 million total.

All totaled, 63.16 percent of all these Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $248.82 million of the $393.94 million total