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

Imports: Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping

Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping, the No. 291 import by value totaled $93.61 million for the month of October, $1.04 billion through October of 2018, and $1.14 billion 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$237.78 M
2Germany$179.46 M
3Italy$133.78 M
4China$68.39 M
5Canada$55.83 M
6Austria$52.05 M
7Taiwan$51.06 M
8South Korea$40.06 M
9Switzerland$36.52 M
10Spain$20.93 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.04 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $162,346,065
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $156,700,694
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $140,498,961
4Port of Los Angeles $119,791,676
5Port of Virginia $71,504,511
6Port of Houston $66,282,737
7Port of Charleston $49,249,857
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $37,499,283
9Port of Long Beach $36,877,517
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $23,282,150

U.S. imports of Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping increased 14.10 percent through October to $1.04 billion

U.S. imports of Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping increased 14.10 percent from $910.43 million to $1.04 billion 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 291 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 298 for the last full year with a total value of $1.14 billion, a $183.57 million, 19.19 percent increase from the 2016 total.

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

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $237,776,144
2Germany $179,464,495
3Italy $133,775,051
4China $68,389,519
5Canada $55,825,157
6Austria $52,054,580
7Taiwan $51,059,160
8South Korea $40,061,076
9Switzerland $36,524,736
10Spain $20,932,207

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $31,847,341
2New York City $25,134,986
3Baltimore $23,385,720
4Los Angeles $22,039,416
5Houston $12,287,492
6Charleston $11,921,461
7Detroit $9,760,941
8Norfolk $9,077,950
9Chicago $8,738,263
10San Francisco $7,722,960

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 34.47 percent compared to last year to $162.35 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 29.15 percent compared to last year to $156.7 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 65.1 percent compared to last year to $140.5 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.54 percent compared to last year to $119.79 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 10.43 percent compared to last year to $71.5 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 $45.96 million, 23.96 percent, (22.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $34.54 million, 23.83 percent, (17.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $19.26 million, 16.82 percent, (12.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $8.39 million, 10.93 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $30.18 million, 35.09 percent, (5.37 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65 percent of all these Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $675.23 million of the $1.04 billion total.

All totaled, 62.65 percent of all these Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $650.84 million of the $1.04 billion total