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

Imports: Machine tools for removing metal

Machine tools for removing metal, the No. 616 import by value totaled $17.37 million for the month of October, $241.27 million through October of 2018, and $273.43 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$79.54 M
2Japan$29.58 M
3China$23.07 M
4Taiwan$21.77 M
5Italy$20.66 M
6Canada$17.01 M
7Switzerland$15.32 M
8Mexico$8.52 M
9India$4.14 M
10South Korea$3.36 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $241.27 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $38,396,339
2Port of Los Angeles $31,773,099
3Port of Newark $24,851,194
4Port of Virginia $20,837,679
5Port of Charleston $15,741,324
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,014,587
7Port of Long Beach $14,398,707
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $9,310,838
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,875,405
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,675,525

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal increased 5.87 percent through October to $241.27 million

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal increased 5.87 percent from $227.91 million to $241.27 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 616 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 604 for the last full year with a total value of $273.43 million, a $19.16 million, 7.53 percent increase from the 2016 total.

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

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $79,542,458
2Japan $29,583,081
3China $23,069,305
4Taiwan $21,769,357
5Italy $20,660,465
6Canada $17,010,589
7Switzerland $15,315,588
8Mexico $8,521,615
9India $4,144,490
10South Korea $3,357,207

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $17,877,427
2Chicago $6,160,115
3New York City $3,664,769
4Detroit $3,483,810
5Los Angeles $2,815,964
6Laredo $2,510,964
7New Orleans $2,430,415
8Atlanta/Savannah $1,922,555
9Norfolk $1,587,403
10Charleston $1,541,735

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 11.51 percent compared to last year to $38.4 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 1.98 percent compared to last year to $31.77 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 7.37 percent compared to last year to $24.85 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 4.51 percent compared to last year to $20.84 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 3.88 percent compared to last year to $15.74 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 decreased $459,922, 0.57 percent, (32.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $8.1 million, 21.5 percent, (12.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $1.35 million, 5.54 percent, (9.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $3.9 million, 21.8 percent, (9.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $3.95 million, 23.61 percent, (8.56 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.38 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $174.62 million of the $241.27 million total.

All totaled, 54.54 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $131.6 million of the $241.27 million total