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

Imports: Miscellaneous electrical machinery

Miscellaneous electrical machinery, the No. 55 import by value totaled $657.45 million for the month of February, $1.4 billion through February of 2019, and $9.95 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
1China$502.2 M
2Mexico$330.24 M
3Japan$121.63 M
4Germany$94.06 M
5Canada$79 M
6Taiwan$40.72 M
7South Korea$35.84 M
8United Kingdom$29.13 M
9Malaysia$28.38 M
10France$16.89 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.4 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $180,058,248
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $144,348,428
3Port of Los Angeles $132,016,163
4Los Angeles International Airport $95,667,409
5San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $65,081,458
6Port of Newark $61,436,422
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $58,331,393
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $49,755,404
9El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $45,690,892
10Port of Long Beach $45,325,797

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous electrical machinery decreased 11.85 percent through February to $1.4 billion

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous electrical machinery decreased 11.85 percent from $1.59 billion to $1.4 billion through the first two 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 55 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 46 for the last full year with a total value of $9.95 billion, a $1.27 billion, 14.58 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $502,199,059
2Mexico $330,237,346
3Japan $121,625,773
4Germany $94,062,714
5Canada $79,004,274
6Taiwan $40,723,051
7South Korea $35,837,194
8United Kingdom $29,126,275
9Malaysia $28,377,714
10France $16,894,316

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $584,055,985
2Laredo $456,400,404
3Chicago $297,520,445
4Cleveland $293,066,748
5San Francisco $195,616,001
6New Orleans $182,463,338
7Detroit $150,807,788
8New York City $145,032,628
9El Paso $110,976,240
10Atlanta/Savannah $102,376,614

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 14.89 percent compared to last year to $180.06 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 71.34 percent compared to last year to $144.35 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 45.68 percent compared to last year to $132.02 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 15.76 percent compared to last year to $95.67 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. rose 40.92 percent compared to last year to $65.08 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 $118.71 million, 19.12 percent, (35.76 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $45.55 million, 12.12 percent, (23.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $10.17 million, 7.71 percent, (8.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $2.77 million, 2.86 percent, (6.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $274,165, 0.35 percent, (5.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.27 percent of all these Miscellaneous electrical machinery imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.13 billion of the $1.4 billion total.

All totaled, 43.95 percent of all these Miscellaneous electrical machinery imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $617.17 million of the $1.4 billion total