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

Imports: Misc. photo lab equipment

Misc. photo lab equipment, the No. 858 import by value totaled $6.8 million for the month of December, $88.41 million through December of 2018, and $86.4 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
1China$36.67 M
2Israel$7.58 M
3Canada$6.9 M
4Japan$6.87 M
5Germany$6.66 M
6Austria$5.15 M
7United Kingdom$4.35 M
8Italy$2.74 M
9Taiwan$2.66 M
10Spain$1.61 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $88.41 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $18,753,388
2Port of Newark $12,708,152
3Port of Long Beach $8,492,702
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,102,706
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $3,376,918
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,183,056
7Port of Philadelphia $2,724,859
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,425,506
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,173,567
10Port of New Orleans $2,154,629

U.S. imports of Misc. photo lab equipment increased 2.33 percent through December to $88.41 million

U.S. imports of Misc. photo lab equipment increased 2.33 percent from $86.4 million to $88.41 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 858 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 849 for the last full year with a total value of $86.4 million, a $5.77 million, 6.26 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Austria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $36,672,927
2Israel $7,579,687
3Canada $6,895,772
4Japan $6,870,568
5Germany $6,658,176
6Austria $5,153,821
7United Kingdom $4,348,270
8Italy $2,743,696
9Taiwan $2,663,581
10Spain $1,614,905

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $5,592,161
2Chicago $3,303,938
3New York City $3,097,217
4Detroit $1,173,421
5New Orleans $1,065,811
6Baltimore $1,040,735
7Cleveland $924,072
8San Francisco $801,440
9Dallas $793,574
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $708,205

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 15.34 percent compared to last year to $18.75 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 59.81 percent compared to last year to $12.71 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 31.1 percent compared to last year to $8.49 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 2.98 percent compared to last year to $5.1 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 2.18 percent compared to last year to $3.38 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 $2.4 million, 6.15 percent, (41.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Israel increased $4.97 million, 190.32 percent, (8.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $1.65 million, 19.28 percent, (7.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $441,430, 6.04 percent, (7.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $3.45 million, 34.12 percent, (7.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 73.15 percent of all these Misc. photo lab equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $64.68 million of the $88.41 million total.

All totaled, 54.78 percent of all these Misc. photo lab equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $48.43 million of the $88.41 million total