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

Imports: Machine tools for removing metal

Machine tools for removing metal, the No. 621 import by value totaled $18.74 million for the month of February, $42.53 million through February 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$12.63 M
2Japan$6.07 M
3Italy$5.93 M
4Taiwan$4.06 M
5China$3.97 M
6Canada$3.07 M
7Switzerland$1.71 M
8Mexico$1.65 M
9India$857,601
10South Korea$600,727
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $42.53 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $5,895,618
2Port of Virginia $5,796,480
3Port of Newark $5,178,576
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $5,080,909
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,262,940
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $2,492,874
7Port of Long Beach $1,916,726
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,553,101
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,316,383
10Port of Houston $1,102,210

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal decreased 16.68 percent through February to $42.53 million

U.S. imports of Machine tools for removing metal decreased 16.68 percent from $51.04 million to $42.53 million through the first two 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 621 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 581 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 February 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 Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. 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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $12,626,988
2Japan $6,067,396
3Italy $5,931,799
4Taiwan $4,060,097
5China $3,966,085
6Canada $3,066,619
7Switzerland $1,713,512
8Mexico $1,652,079
9India $857,601
10South Korea $600,727

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 37.87 percent compared to last year to $5.9 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 119.12 percent compared to last year to $5.8 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 16.22 percent compared to last year to $5.18 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 71.59 percent compared to last year to $5.08 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 57.72 percent compared to last year to $4.26 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 $5.39 million, 29.91 percent, (29.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $790,350, 14.98 percent, (14.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $2.29 million, 63.09 percent, (13.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $288,531, 7.65 percent, (9.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $64,855, 1.66 percent, (9.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.78 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $32.65 million of the $42.53 million total.

All totaled, 61.64 percent of all these Machine tools for removing metal imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $26.21 million of the $42.53 million total