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

Imports: Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats

Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats, the No. 931 import by value totaled $2.04 million for the month of December, $55.9 million through December of 2018, and $64.79 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
1Canada$18.52 M
2Norway$12.42 M
3Germany$9.19 M
4Singapore$3.37 M
5The Netherlands$2.93 M
6Sweden$2.33 M
7United Kingdom$2.06 M
8Poland$1.04 M
9Iceland$950,000
10Denmark$565,403
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $55.9 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $12,344,653
2Port of New Bedford, Mass. $9,063,011
3Port Miami $6,490,859
4Port Everglades, Fla. $4,989,350
5Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,806,827
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $2,425,490
7Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $1,774,646
8Los Angeles International Airport $1,470,421
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,444,440
10Port of Los Angeles $1,367,910

U.S. imports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats decreased 13.72 percent through December to $55.9 million

U.S. imports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats decreased 13.72 percent from $64.79 million to $55.9 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 931 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 893 for the last full year with a total value of $64.79 million, a $30.72 million, 90.17 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Norway, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Bedford, Mass., No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Norway, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Iceland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $18,523,951
2Norway $12,417,096
3Germany $9,191,144
4Singapore $3,372,532
5The Netherlands $2,932,701
6Sweden $2,334,360
7United Kingdom $2,061,367
8Poland $1,035,618
9Iceland $950,000
10Denmark $565,403

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $2,063,653
2Miami $990,236
3New Orleans $942,310
4Norfolk $711,486
5El Paso $192,943
6Houston $190,665
7Los Angeles $146,419
8Great Falls, Mont. $121,938
9Jacksonville/Tampa $100,316
10Atlanta/Savannah $57,910

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 58.93 percent compared to last year to $12.34 million.
  • Port of New Bedford, Mass. totaled $9.06 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port Miami rose 103.95 percent compared to last year to $6.49 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 209.39 percent compared to last year to $4.99 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 35.42 percent compared to last year to $4.81 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 Canada increased $7.47 million, 67.54 percent, (33.14 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Norway increased $1.8 million, 16.94 percent, (22.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $24.82 million, 72.98 percent, (16.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Singapore increased $3.23 million, 2297.7 percent, (6.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $2.42 million, 475.34 percent, (5.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.07 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $46.44 million of the $55.9 million total.

All totaled, 67.43 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $37.69 million of the $55.9 million total