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

Imports: Machinery for heating and sterilizing

Machinery for heating and sterilizing, the No. 84 import by value totaled $423.98 million for the month of February, $917.55 million through February of 2019, and $5.58 billion 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
1Mexico$158.03 M
2China$125.16 M
3Germany$97.44 M
4Canada$84.33 M
5Japan$68.76 M
6South Korea$53.79 M
7Switzerland$43.33 M
8France$31.48 M
9Italy$30.99 M
10United Kingdom$25.77 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $917.55 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $83,007,002
2Port of Newark $80,531,814
3Port of Los Angeles $64,632,740
4Port of Houston $54,915,315
5Port of Virginia $48,044,925
6Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $45,385,526
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $40,928,058
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $36,093,049
9Port of Charleston $30,023,064
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $29,124,785

U.S. imports of Machinery for heating and sterilizing increased 9.16 percent through February to $917.55 million

U.S. imports of Machinery for heating and sterilizing increased 9.16 percent from $840.54 million to $917.55 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 84 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 90 for the last full year with a total value of $5.58 billion, a $220.78 million, 4.12 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

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

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $158,028,578
2China $125,163,172
3Germany $97,440,902
4Canada $84,332,538
5Japan $68,762,167
6South Korea $53,785,463
7Switzerland $43,330,113
8France $31,478,934
9Italy $30,988,730
10United Kingdom $25,770,065

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $164,101,641
2Los Angeles $158,877,909
3New York City $155,906,382
4Houston $142,902,525
5New Orleans $127,392,792
6Chicago $125,298,303
7Detroit $114,714,093
8Atlanta/Savannah $101,674,357
9San Diego $84,242,319
10Cleveland $59,035,502

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 Laredo rose 5.82 percent compared to last year to $83.01 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 30.62 percent compared to last year to $80.53 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 18.9 percent compared to last year to $64.63 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 3.08 percent compared to last year to $54.92 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 39.48 percent compared to last year to $48.04 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 Mexico increased $23.89 million, 17.81 percent, (17.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $11.05 million, 8.11 percent, (13.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $15.44 million, 18.83 percent, (10.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $388,852, 0.46 percent, (9.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $9.58 million, 12.23 percent, (7.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.17 percent of all these Machinery for heating and sterilizing imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $533.73 million of the $917.55 million total.

All totaled, 36.09 percent of all these Machinery for heating and sterilizing imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $331.13 million of the $917.55 million total