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

Imports: Military weapons, excluding pistols

Military weapons, excluding pistols, the No. 1028 import by value totaled $2.55 million for the month of March, $5.71 million through March of 2019, and $12.97 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
1Germany$3.6 M
2Israel$438,979
3Ukraine$409,600
4United Kingdom$317,959
5Japan$291,883
6Slovakia$224,750
7Bulgaria$142,696
8Croatia$133,377
9Russia$42,900
10Switzerland$34,921
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U.S. imports of Military weapons, excluding pistols increased 81.42 percent through March to $5.71 million

U.S. imports of Military weapons, excluding pistols increased 81.42 percent from $3.15 million to $5.71 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 1028 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1078 for the last full year with a total value of $12.97 million, a $2.78 million, 17.64 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Ukraine, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. and No. 5 Louisville, International Airport, Ky..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Romania, No. 4 Bulgaria and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $3,600,188
2Israel $438,979
3Ukraine $409,600
4United Kingdom $317,959
5Japan $291,883
6Slovakia $224,750
7Bulgaria $142,696
8Croatia $133,377
9Russia $42,900
10Switzerland $34,921

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,289,894
2Atlanta/Savannah $874,775
3Washington, D.C. $742,814
4Charleston $386,032
5Miami $284,670
6New York City $211,152
7Boston $183,435
8Phoenix/Nogales $122,770
9Los Angeles $28,200
10Cleveland $24,151

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:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 2527.25 percent compared to last year to $2.99 million.
  • Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C. totaled $836,200. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 926.54 percent compared to last year to $409,600.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. rose 325.53 percent compared to last year to $326,804.
  • Louisville, International Airport, Ky. totaled $292,563. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 Germany increased $3.44 million, 2165.49 percent, (63.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Israel increased $304,241, 225.8 percent, (7.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ukraine increased $409,600, 0 percent, (7.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $541,308, 63 percent, (5.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $330,303, 53.09 percent, (5.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.65 percent of all these Military weapons, excluding pistols imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $5.06 million of the $5.71 million total.

All totaled, 85.06 percent of all these Military weapons, excluding pistols imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $4.85 million of the $5.71 million total