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

Imports: Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment

Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment, the No. 520 import by value totaled $34.42 million for the month of March, $102.46 million through March of 2019, and $366.02 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
1The Netherlands$19.65 M
2Germany$17.04 M
3China$13.16 M
4Italy$12.8 M
5Canada$11.34 M
6United Kingdom$4.66 M
7Colombia$3.67 M
8France$3.07 M
9South Korea$2.7 M
10Switzerland$2.29 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $102.46 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Everglades, Fla. $17,044,948
2Port of Newark $15,567,993
3Port of Los Angeles $6,069,316
4Port of Houston $5,768,703
5Port of Charleston $5,023,601
6Port Miami $4,823,842
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,431,934
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,613,621
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,455,751
10Orlando International Airport $2,207,235

U.S. imports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 8.53 percent through March to $102.46 million

U.S. imports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 8.53 percent from $112.01 million to $102.46 million through the first three 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 520 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 494 for the last full year with a total value of $366.02 million, a $82.34 million, 29.02 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $19,645,113
2Germany $17,042,721
3China $13,159,348
4Italy $12,798,295
5Canada $11,343,039
6United Kingdom $4,659,792
7Colombia $3,671,130
8France $3,070,257
9South Korea $2,700,978
10Switzerland $2,292,215

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $20,493,451
2Atlanta/Savannah $20,492,880
3Miami $13,199,951
4Seattle $9,634,826
5Jacksonville/Tampa $9,273,379
6Los Angeles $8,675,623
7Detroit $7,643,676
8Houston $6,844,166
9Buffalo $5,555,833
10Charleston $3,115,438

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1031.31 percent compared to last year to $17.04 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9 percent compared to last year to $15.57 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 131.29 percent compared to last year to $6.07 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 52.04 percent compared to last year to $5.77 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 10.18 percent compared to last year to $5.02 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 The Netherlands increased $4.44 million, 29.19 percent, (19.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $17.33 million, 50.42 percent, (16.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $5.13 million, 63.85 percent, (12.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $1.58 million, 14.09 percent, (12.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $3.14 million, 21.7 percent, (11.07 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.21 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $73.99 million of the $102.46 million total.

All totaled, 48.29 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $49.47 million of the $102.46 million total