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

Imports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 56 import by value totaled $744.53 million for the month of March, $2.12 billion through March of 2019, and $8.85 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$495.2 M
2China$304.6 M
3Canada$244.86 M
4Japan$213.63 M
5Mexico$131.88 M
6Italy$127.1 M
7United Kingdom$74.17 M
8Switzerland$70.13 M
9South Korea$69.28 M
10Sweden$33.85 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.12 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $191,883,846
2Port of Newark $169,775,772
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $125,193,402
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $124,406,383
5Port of Virginia $78,843,659
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $78,026,091
7Port of Charleston $73,226,335
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $68,296,307
9Port of Houston $67,898,511
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $63,515,925

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 1.11 percent through March to $2.12 billion

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts increased 1.11 percent from $2.1 billion to $2.12 billion 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 56 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 59 for the last full year with a total value of $8.85 billion, a $729.12 million, 8.98 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

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 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $495,202,908
2China $304,603,412
3Canada $244,858,142
4Japan $213,631,568
5Mexico $131,876,208
6Italy $127,104,336
7United Kingdom $74,165,955
8Switzerland $70,128,285
9South Korea $69,281,975
10Sweden $33,849,876

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $363,205,421
2Chicago $266,206,755
3New York City $235,765,961
4Atlanta/Savannah $210,615,683
5Detroit $154,706,601
6Houston $135,956,933
7Cleveland $134,203,624
8Baltimore $109,995,873
9Charleston $105,268,862
10Laredo $100,391,604

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 Los Angeles rose 2.7 percent compared to last year to $191.88 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 1.34 percent compared to last year to $169.78 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 23.9 percent compared to last year to $125.19 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 47.12 percent compared to last year to $124.41 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 3.55 percent compared to last year to $78.84 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 $95.32 million, 23.84 percent, (23.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $43.91 million, 16.84 percent, (14.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $16.98 million, 7.45 percent, (11.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $98.8 million, 31.62 percent, (10.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $7.77 million, 6.26 percent, (6.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.58 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.39 billion of the $2.12 billion total.

All totaled, 32.55 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $690.1 million of the $2.12 billion total