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

Imports: Misc. machinery for moving, grading

Misc. machinery for moving, grading, the No. 318 import by value totaled $106.73 million for the month of July, $641.96 million through July of 2019, and $1.01 billion 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$115.96 M
2Canada$102.64 M
3Italy$84.05 M
4Sweden$71.96 M
5China$66.84 M
6Finland$46.38 M
7Japan$35.77 M
8South Korea$20.02 M
9Mexico$16.23 M
10Hungary$14.42 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $641.96 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Baltimore, Md. $98,596,351
2Port of Newark $85,222,422
3Port of Los Angeles $58,613,177
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $41,371,623
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $33,426,432
6Port of Houston $31,290,388
7Port Hueneme, Calif. $30,235,938
8Port of Virginia $24,881,893
9Port of Galveston, Texas $22,906,835
10Port of Charleston $22,182,762

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for moving, grading increased 13.21 percent through July to $641.96 million

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for moving, grading increased 13.21 percent from $567.04 million to $641.96 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 318 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 344 for the last full year with a total value of $1.01 billion, a $65.19 million, 6.88 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. 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 Sweden and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $115,962,900
2Canada $102,641,707
3Italy $84,045,330
4Sweden $71,959,120
5China $66,840,991
6Finland $46,376,188
7Japan $35,766,813
8South Korea $20,019,241
9Mexico $16,230,536
10Hungary $14,421,288

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $38,396,132
2Baltimore $32,334,192
3Los Angeles $27,237,658
4Atlanta/Savannah $23,285,322
5Houston $19,872,144
6El Paso $13,660,825
7Pembina, N.D. $13,078,595
8Detroit $11,795,190
9Cleveland $11,541,965
10Jacksonville/Tampa $11,517,948

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 Baltimore, Md. rose 10.83 percent compared to last year to $98.6 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 13.77 percent compared to last year to $85.22 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 116.7 percent compared to last year to $58.61 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 39.94 percent compared to last year to $41.37 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 30.95 percent compared to last year to $33.43 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 $9.05 million, 8.47 percent, (18.06 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $2.43 million, 2.31 percent, (15.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $4.19 million, 4.75 percent, (13.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $19.94 million, 38.32 percent, (11.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $19.83 million, 42.19 percent, (10.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.77 percent of all these Misc. machinery for moving, grading imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $441.45 million of the $641.96 million total.

All totaled, 49.42 percent of all these Misc. machinery for moving, grading imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $317.23 million of the $641.96 million total