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

Imports: Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts

Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts, the No. 239 import by value totaled $100.32 million for the month of February, $230.47 million through February of 2020, and $1.47 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
1Germany$62.03 M
2Italy$32.02 M
3The Netherlands$26.69 M
4China$17.94 M
5Denmark$15.1 M
6Canada$13.81 M
7France$13.5 M
8Japan$6.92 M
9Taiwan$6.04 M
10Spain$5.85 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $230.47 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $44,671,228
2Port of Virginia $16,770,001
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $15,398,939
4Port of Los Angeles $14,232,986
5Port of New Orleans $11,533,988
6Port of New York $11,383,123
7Port of Houston $10,770,128
8Port of Charleston $9,397,739
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $8,410,223
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $7,492,099

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts decreased 0.18 percent through February to $230.47 million

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts decreased 0.18 percent from $230.87 million to $230.47 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 239 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 259 for the last full year with a total value of $1.47 billion, a $32.2 million, 2.23 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 China and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $62,029,984
2Italy $32,023,893
3The Netherlands $26,691,652
4China $17,937,476
5Denmark $15,101,120
6Canada $13,814,099
7France $13,497,072
8Japan $6,918,040
9Taiwan $6,043,824
10Spain $5,854,210

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $24,732,629
2Chicago $11,163,180
3Minneapolis $9,982,254
4Los Angeles $7,108,931
5Charleston $6,202,203
6Boston $5,529,379
7New Orleans $5,484,674
8Seattle $5,315,223
9Houston $5,240,811
10Cleveland $5,146,179

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 Newark rose 23.05 percent compared to last year to $44.67 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 7.06 percent compared to last year to $16.77 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 6.02 percent compared to last year to $15.4 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 17.96 percent compared to last year to $14.23 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 44.63 percent compared to last year to $11.53 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 Germany increased $15.63 million, 33.68 percent, (26.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $7.43 million, 30.23 percent, (13.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $5.23 million, 16.39 percent, (11.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $2.51 million, 12.3 percent, (7.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Denmark decreased $4.94 million, 24.65 percent, (6.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.73 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $153.78 million of the $230.47 million total.

All totaled, 44.52 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $102.61 million of the $230.47 million total