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

Imports: Microscopes, except optical, parts

Microscopes, except optical, parts, the No. 499 import by value totaled $71.88 million for the month of December, $465.17 million through December of 2018, and $362.01 million 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
1The Netherlands$151.39 M
2Czech Republic$107.46 M
3Germany$97.43 M
4Japan$66.77 M
5United Kingdom$12.41 M
6South Korea$9.37 M
7China$3.81 M
8Malaysia$3.42 M
9France$2.3 M
10India$1.76 M
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U.S. imports of Microscopes, except optical, parts increased 28.50 percent through December to $465.17 million

U.S. imports of Microscopes, except optical, parts increased 28.50 percent from $362.01 million to $465.17 million in 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 499 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 539 for the last full year with a total value of $362.01 million, a $36.85 million, 11.33 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Czech Republic, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Czech Republic, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $151,392,287
2Czech Republic $107,455,154
3Germany $97,432,302
4Japan $66,772,828
5United Kingdom $12,414,003
6South Korea $9,373,000
7China $3,810,680
8Malaysia $3,422,585
9France $2,297,877
10India $1,762,196

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $41,860,263
2Cleveland $16,159,235
3Los Angeles $11,783,629
4Chicago $9,997,765
5San Francisco $8,823,600
6New Orleans $7,309,594
7Seattle $7,014,201
8Dallas $4,127,454
9Atlanta/Savannah $3,871,529
10Boston $3,261,063

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 51.1 percent compared to last year to $144.31 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 85.6 percent compared to last year to $50.59 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 34.58 percent compared to last year to $47.83 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 77.42 percent compared to last year to $28.01 million.
  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport fell 14.86 percent compared to last year to $23.84 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 $52.45 million, 53.01 percent, (32.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Czech Republic increased $36.35 million, 51.11 percent, (23.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $2.28 million, 2.29 percent, (20.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $12.86 million, 23.85 percent, (14.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $1.02 million, 8.98 percent, (2.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.61 percent of all these Microscopes, except optical, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $435.47 million of the $465.17 million total.

All totaled, 63.33 percent of all these Microscopes, except optical, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $294.58 million of the $465.17 million total