Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats

Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats, the No. 895 import by value totaled $2.17 million for the month of December, $68.37 million through December of 2019, and $55.9 million 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

RankCountry2019
1United Kingdom$31.78 M
2Norway$14.44 M
3Canada$8.55 M
4Germany$7.03 M
5Denmark$945,628
6China$865,596
7The Netherlands$805,007
8Finland$796,241
9Australia$556,491
10Tunisia$517,176
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U.S. imports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats increased 22.30 percent through December 2019 to $68.37 million

U.S. imports of Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats increased 22.30 percent from $55.9 million to $68.37 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 895 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 931 for the last full year with a total value of $55.9 million, a $8.89 million, 13.72 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through December 2019 the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Norway, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of Galveston, Texas, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Morgan City, La..

In the last previous full 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..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five in 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 482.2 percent to $29.05 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 43877 percent to $14.95 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 3.18 percent to $4.65 million.
  • Port Miami fell 53.89 percent to $2.99 million.
  • Port of Morgan City, La. rose 6688.04 percent to $2.72 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 United Kingdom increased $29.72 million, 1441.64 percent, (46.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Norway increased $2.02 million, 16.3 percent, (21.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $9.98 million, 53.87 percent, (12.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $2.16 million, 23.53 percent, (10.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Denmark increased $380,225, 67.25 percent, (1.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.77 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $62.74 million of the $68.37 million total.

All totaled, 79.52 percent of all these Misc. vessels, including warships, lifeboats imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $54.36 million of the $68.37 million total.