Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils

Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils, the No. 287 import by value totaled $87.21 million for the month of February, $185.65 million through February of 2020, and $1.22 billion for all of 2019, 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
1China$90.67 M
2Taiwan$40.58 M
3Mexico$11.15 M
4India$6.87 M
5Germany$6.66 M
6Canada$5.07 M
7Japan$3.9 M
8Vietnam$3.13 M
9Austria$2.93 M
10United Kingdom$2.75 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $185.65 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $47,862,854
2Port of Newark $21,465,863
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $18,324,283
4Port of Long Beach $13,482,827
5Port of Charleston $9,634,566
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $8,077,545
7Port Laredo $6,478,712
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,216,537
9Port of Virginia $4,704,079
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $4,456,304

U.S. imports of Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils decreased 11.02 percent through February to $185.65 million

U.S. imports of Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils decreased 11.02 percent from $208.64 million to $185.65 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 287 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 279 for the last full year with a total value of $1.22 billion, a $128.58 million, 9.54 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $90,667,669
2Taiwan $40,575,355
3Mexico $11,149,765
4India $6,867,603
5Germany $6,662,559
6Canada $5,073,224
7Japan $3,896,823
8Vietnam $3,132,962
9Austria $2,927,096
10United Kingdom $2,754,975

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $18,614,943
2Chicago $10,255,711
3New York City $10,068,834
4Atlanta/Savannah $8,127,297
5Charleston $5,875,044
6New Orleans $5,731,326
7Cleveland $4,989,394
8Laredo $4,067,041
9Seattle $3,497,598
10St. Louis $2,770,111

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 15.84 percent compared to last year to $47.86 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 22.07 percent compared to last year to $21.47 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 17.01 percent compared to last year to $18.32 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 22.97 percent compared to last year to $13.48 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 8.91 percent compared to last year to $9.63 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 China decreased $20.29 million, 18.28 percent, (48.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan increased $1.16 million, 2.95 percent, (21.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $360,217, 3.34 percent, (6.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $821,881, 10.69 percent, (3.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $748,755, 10.1 percent, (3.59 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.99 percent of all these Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $155.92 million of the $185.65 million total.

All totaled, 59.67 percent of all these Misc. handtools, blow torches, anvils imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $110.77 million of the $185.65 million total