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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through September 2019.

Imports: Machine tools for removing metal

Machine tools for removing metal, the No. 609 import by value totaled $28.77 million for the month of September, $219.89 million through September of 2019, and $300.71 million for all of 2018, 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$68.74 M
2Japan$33.45 M
3Italy$28.57 M
4Taiwan$18.94 M
5China$17.17 M
6Canada$14.64 M
7Mexico$10.27 M
8Switzerland$7.51 M
9India$4.33 M
10South Korea$2.97 M
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January – September 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $219.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $32,718,036
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $29,675,014
3Port of Newark $26,973,307
4Port of Virginia $20,951,262
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,850,475
6Port of Long Beach $9,432,637
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $9,309,220
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $8,645,660
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,137,244
10Port of Charleston $6,874,619

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal decreased 1.79 percent through September to $219.89 million

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal decreased 1.79 percent from $223.9 million to $219.89 million through the first nine months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 609 through September among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 609 for the last full year with a total value of $300.71 million, a $27.27 million, 9.97 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

January – September 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $68,738,478
2Japan $33,447,735
3Italy $28,572,621
4Taiwan $18,943,814
5China $17,172,454
6Canada $14,639,018
7Mexico $10,274,655
8Switzerland $7,512,864
9India $4,332,938
10South Korea $2,969,657

January – September 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Baltimore $23,467,189
2Chicago $14,181,785
3Los Angeles $12,134,824
4New York City $11,517,313
5Detroit $7,640,728
6Norfolk $7,636,500
7Charleston $6,127,534
8New Orleans $5,337,351
9Laredo $4,097,382
10Atlanta/Savannah $3,166,961

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first nine months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 12.7 percent compared to last year to $32.72 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 17.68 percent compared to last year to $29.68 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.08 percent compared to last year to $26.97 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 6.23 percent compared to last year to $20.95 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 21.27 percent compared to last year to $15.85 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 $6.89 million, 9.11 percent, (31.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.58 million, 20 percent, (15.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $9.62 million, 50.74 percent, (12.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $686,554, 3.5 percent, (8.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $3.88 million, 18.44 percent, (7.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.89 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through September of this year. That is equal to $166.88 million of the $219.89 million total.

All totaled, 57.38 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through September of this year. That is equal to $126.17 million of the $219.89 million total

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