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

Imports: Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping

Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping, the No. 295 import by value totaled $90.29 million for the month of December, $1.23 billion through December 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$283.36 M
2Germany$216.28 M
3Italy$161.46 M
4China$78.07 M
5Canada$68.03 M
6Austria$64.11 M
7Taiwan$59.49 M
8Switzerland$44.55 M
9South Korea$42.67 M
10Spain$23.52 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.23 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $193,310,988
2Port of Newark $193,279,630
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $159,344,683
4Port of Los Angeles $142,453,536
5Port of Virginia $83,499,552
6Port of Houston $73,431,384
7Port of Charleston $59,113,062
8Port of Long Beach $42,326,923
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $40,824,469
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $27,827,140

U.S. imports of Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping increased 7.67 percent through December to $1.23 billion

U.S. imports of Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping increased 7.67 percent from $1.14 billion to $1.23 billion 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 295 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 287 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 December 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 Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Newark, 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $283,363,367
2Germany $216,281,899
3Italy $161,463,301
4China $78,065,908
5Canada $68,031,273
6Austria $64,111,187
7Taiwan $59,491,351
8Switzerland $44,546,103
9South Korea $42,669,887
10Spain $23,522,306

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $45,191,185
2New York City $44,592,207
3Los Angeles $33,894,279
4Baltimore $30,418,543
5Charleston $17,301,473
6Houston $16,918,127
7Detroit $15,645,417
8Chicago $14,887,006
9Norfolk $13,023,454
10Seattle $8,323,711

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 35.25 percent compared to last year to $193.31 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.65 percent compared to last year to $193.28 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 34.24 percent compared to last year to $159.34 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 4.99 percent compared to last year to $142.45 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 7.48 percent compared to last year to $83.5 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 $44.71 million, 18.74 percent, (23.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $33.38 million, 18.25 percent, (17.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $18.13 million, 12.65 percent, (13.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $10.26 million, 11.62 percent, (6.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $43.72 million, 39.12 percent, (5.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.76 percent of all these Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $807.21 million of the $1.23 billion total.

All totaled, 62.89 percent of all these Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $771.89 million of the $1.23 billion total