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

Imports: Miscellaneous machine parts

Miscellaneous machine parts, the No. 94 import by value totaled $484.65 million for the month of August, $3.58 billion through August of 2019, and $5.31 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$629.84 M
2Japan$503.05 M
3Canada$347.13 M
4Israel$301.96 M
5Mexico$277.59 M
6China$245.04 M
7United Kingdom$203.28 M
8Switzerland$129.68 M
9South Korea$105.4 M
10France$103.53 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.58 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $352,809,907
2Los Angeles International Airport $288,078,894
3Port of New Orleans $284,117,522
4Port of Newark $217,709,799
5Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $214,636,543
6San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $209,936,177
7Port of Los Angeles $209,146,478
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $169,253,395
9Port Laredo $150,884,497
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $92,918,902

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machine parts increased 1.51 percent through August to $3.58 billion

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machine parts increased 1.51 percent from $3.53 billion to $3.58 billion through the first eight 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 94 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 93 for the last full year with a total value of $5.31 billion, a $166.28 million, 3.23 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 China, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $629,837,212
2Japan $503,052,742
3Canada $347,125,335
4Israel $301,963,694
5Mexico $277,590,102
6China $245,039,407
7United Kingdom $203,284,033
8Switzerland $129,679,609
9South Korea $105,399,105
10France $103,533,322

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $219,534,679
2Cleveland $189,861,824
3Los Angeles $158,419,863
4New York City $153,678,219
5New Orleans $149,458,241
6Detroit $106,228,600
7San Francisco $102,137,588
8Laredo $82,132,832
9Atlanta/Savannah $71,627,805
10Seattle $61,914,321

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 7.17 percent compared to last year to $352.81 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 78.64 percent compared to last year to $288.08 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 7.17 percent compared to last year to $284.12 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 8.27 percent compared to last year to $217.71 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 5.89 percent compared to last year to $214.64 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 decreased $71.96 million, 10.25 percent, (17.58 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $64.01 million, 14.58 percent, (14.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $2.51 million, 0.73 percent, (9.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel increased $145.07 million, 92.46 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $15.05 million, 5.73 percent, (7.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.5 percent of all these Miscellaneous machine parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.06 billion of the $3.58 billion total.

All totaled, 37.89 percent of all these Miscellaneous machine parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.36 billion of the $3.58 billion total