Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Machinery for heating and sterilizing

Machinery for heating and sterilizing, the No. 82 import by value totaled $358.16 million for the month of May, $2.13 billion through May of 2020, and $6.16 billion for all of 2019, 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$351.04 M
2China$266.66 M
3Canada$205.56 M
4Germany$203.61 M
5Japan$200.1 M
6South Korea$177.27 M
7Switzerland$128.49 M
8Italy$109.69 M
9France$62.61 M
10United Kingdom$59.48 M
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U.S. imports of Machinery for heating and sterilizing decreased 17.19 percent through May to $2.13 billion

U.S. imports of Machinery for heating and sterilizing decreased 17.19 percent from $2.57 billion to $2.13 billion through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 82 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 78 for the last full year with a total value of $6.16 billion, a $579.61 million, 10.38 percent increase from the 2018 total.

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

In the last previous full 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 New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 1.11 percent compared to last year to $212.76 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.84 percent compared to last year to $195.81 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 15.87 percent compared to last year to $167.69 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 24.01 percent compared to last year to $166.98 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 2.9 percent compared to last year to $121.79 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 decreased $65.37 million, 15.7 percent, (16.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $42.24 million, 13.67 percent, (12.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $27.18 million, 11.68 percent, (9.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $93.84 million, 31.55 percent, (9.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $17.64 million, 8.1 percent, (9.39 percent market share).

All totaled, 57.58 percent of all these Machinery for heating and sterilizing imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $1.23 billion of the $2.13 billion total.

All totaled, 40.59 percent of all these Machinery for heating and sterilizing imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $865.02 million of the $2.13 billion total