Total Trade: $233.55 million
|1||Port of Newark||$34,364,383|
|2||Port Everglades, Fla.||$32,235,029|
|3||Port of Los Angeles||$21,859,661|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$11,177,644|
|6||Los Angeles International Airport||$10,429,960|
|7||Port of Long Beach||$9,961,127|
|8||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$8,769,593|
|9||Port of Houston||$7,993,261|
|10||Port of Charleston||$7,950,471|
U.S. imports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 2.39 percent through July to $233.55 million
U.S. imports of Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment decreased 2.39 percent from $239.26 million to $233.55 million through the first seven 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 532 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 524 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 The Netherlands. 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 – July 2019
|1||New York City||$20,493,451|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Newark fell 10.37 percent compared to last year to $34.36 million.
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 1137.19 percent compared to last year to $32.24 million.
- Port of Los Angeles rose 128.67 percent compared to last year to $21.86 million.
- Port Miami fell 24.1 percent compared to last year to $12.51 million.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 63.42 percent compared to last year to $11.18 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 Italy increased $15.22 million, 63.14 percent, (16.84 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands increased $17.74 million, 84.7 percent, (16.56 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $22.88 million, 37.78 percent, (16.14 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $5.86 million, 25.57 percent, (12.32 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $14.11 million, 38.24 percent, (9.75 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 71.61 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $167.25 million of the $233.55 million total.
All totaled, 48.02 percent of all these Merry-go-rounds, fairground equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $112.14 million of the $233.55 million total