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

Imports: Misc. engines and motors, parts

Misc. engines and motors, parts, the No. 88 import by value totaled $531.98 million for the month of October, $4.6 billion through October of 2018, and $4.95 billion 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$862.97 M
2Germany$481.94 M
3Japan$463.08 M
4Canada$389 M
5Mexico$373.43 M
6United Kingdom$323.45 M
7Italy$189.6 M
8France$174.58 M
9South Korea$164.8 M
10India$150.43 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.6 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $331,929,853
2Port of Houston $314,662,261
3Port of Los Angeles $257,734,944
4Port of Newark $253,357,822
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $224,610,153
6Port of Charleston $178,950,349
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $173,791,081
8Port of New Orleans $164,421,694
9Port of Long Beach $161,481,895
10Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $135,581,114

U.S. imports of Misc. engines and motors, parts increased 12.36 percent through October to $4.6 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. engines and motors, parts increased 12.36 percent from $4.1 billion to $4.6 billion through the first 10 months of 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 88 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 90 for the last full year with a total value of $4.95 billion, a $519.37 million, 11.71 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Huntsville International Airport, Ala. and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $862,972,179
2Germany $481,939,830
3Japan $463,082,119
4Canada $389,000,789
5Mexico $373,434,725
6United Kingdom $323,445,745
7Italy $189,597,409
8France $174,581,110
9South Korea $164,800,791
10India $150,430,409

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $94,407,263
2Houston $77,852,360
3Atlanta/Savannah $71,532,220
4Seattle $46,955,460
5New York City $42,919,594
6Port Arthur, Texas $42,116,397
7El Paso $37,998,076
8Cleveland $37,499,436
9Detroit $33,309,855
10New Orleans $33,230,864

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 24.08 percent compared to last year to $331.93 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 12.12 percent compared to last year to $314.66 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.83 percent compared to last year to $257.73 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 60.64 percent compared to last year to $253.36 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 47.06 percent compared to last year to $224.61 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 $29.15 million, 3.27 percent, (18.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $120.64 million, 33.39 percent, (10.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $49.86 million, 12.07 percent, (10.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $47.05 million, 13.76 percent, (8.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $24.73 million, 7.09 percent, (8.12 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 55.86 percent of all these Misc. engines and motors, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.57 billion of the $4.6 billion total.

All totaled, 30.04 percent of all these Misc. engines and motors, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.38 billion of the $4.6 billion total