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

Imports: Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts

Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts, the No. 263 import by value totaled $103.85 million for the month of March, $334.72 million through March of 2019, and $1.44 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$68.58 M
2The Netherlands$47.41 M
3Italy$38.1 M
4China$28.12 M
5Denmark$27.54 M
6Canada$23.33 M
7France$17.04 M
8Japan$11.28 M
9United Kingdom$10.55 M
10Mexico$9.95 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $334.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $52,840,603
2Port of Virginia $22,260,059
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $21,950,926
4Port of Los Angeles $16,377,462
5Port of Charleston $16,242,979
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $13,473,916
7Port of New Orleans $12,964,344
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $12,669,684
9Port of Houston $11,359,797
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $9,971,495

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts increased 0.40 percent through March to $334.72 million

U.S. imports of Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts increased 0.40 percent from $333.38 million to $334.72 million through the first three 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 263 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 265 for the last full year with a total value of $1.44 billion, a $113.53 million, 8.54 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $68,581,950
2The Netherlands $47,411,259
3Italy $38,097,013
4China $28,120,092
5Denmark $27,537,491
6Canada $23,326,655
7France $17,038,034
8Japan $11,283,081
9United Kingdom $10,547,098
10Mexico $9,945,192

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $74,642,938
2Chicago $60,909,588
3Los Angeles $48,501,662
4Atlanta/Savannah $26,334,048
5Detroit $25,237,762
6New Orleans $25,140,566
7Cleveland $22,269,061
8Norfolk $18,297,363
9Charleston $18,176,494
10Seattle $17,746,652

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 17.41 percent compared to last year to $52.84 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 22.95 percent compared to last year to $22.26 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 12.75 percent compared to last year to $21.95 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 21.8 percent compared to last year to $16.38 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 4.25 percent compared to last year to $16.24 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 $2.17 million, 3.27 percent, (20.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 The Netherlands decreased $6.55 million, 12.13 percent, (14.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $2.13 million, 5.3 percent, (11.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $4.47 million, 18.89 percent, (8.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Denmark increased $3.41 million, 14.15 percent, (8.23 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.66 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $209.75 million of the $334.72 million total.

All totaled, 38.74 percent of all these Misc. machinery for food and drink, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $129.67 million of the $334.72 million total