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

Imports: Medical equipment for physicals

Medical equipment for physicals, the No. 72 import by value totaled $573.29 million for the month of October, $5.33 billion through October of 2018, and $5.98 billion 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
1Japan$936.87 M
2Germany$876.88 M
3Singapore$600.97 M
4China$514.93 M
5United Kingdom$356.86 M
6Mexico$301.8 M
7Switzerland$259.82 M
8Canada$256.18 M
9Sweden$187.7 M
10France$106.19 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.33 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $489,421,405
2Port of New Orleans $472,738,692
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $465,767,515
4Port of Newark $369,440,838
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $332,148,162
6Los Angeles International Airport $306,005,624
7San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $300,994,193
8Port of Los Angeles $212,628,153
9Boston’s Logan International Airport $170,417,611
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $168,624,087

U.S. imports of Medical equipment for physicals increased 9.70 percent through October to $5.33 billion

U.S. imports of Medical equipment for physicals increased 9.70 percent from $4.85 billion to $5.33 billion 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 72 through October 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 $5.98 billion, a $263.22 million, 4.60 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $936,869,821
2Germany $876,879,397
3Singapore $600,965,247
4China $514,925,259
5United Kingdom $356,859,382
6Mexico $301,797,194
7Switzerland $259,821,712
8Canada $256,183,744
9Sweden $187,703,123
10France $106,188,409

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $128,276,258
2Chicago $111,319,960
3New Orleans $105,700,203
4Cleveland $96,427,261
5Los Angeles $63,052,584
6Boston $44,232,874
7San Francisco $43,417,334
8Atlanta/Savannah $42,002,775
9Washington, D.C. $39,744,631
10Dallas $37,625,546

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 21.19 percent compared to last year to $489.42 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 4.83 percent compared to last year to $472.74 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 6.62 percent compared to last year to $465.77 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.27 percent compared to last year to $369.44 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 29.49 percent compared to last year to $332.15 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 Japan increased $136.98 million, 17.12 percent, (17.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $36.7 million, 4.37 percent, (16.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Singapore increased $49.98 million, 9.07 percent, (11.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $667,342, 0.13 percent, (9.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $24.85 million, 7.48 percent, (6.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.71 percent of all these Medical equipment for physicals imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $3.29 billion of the $5.33 billion total.

All totaled, 39.99 percent of all these Medical equipment for physicals imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $2.13 billion of the $5.33 billion total