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

Imports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 59 import by value totaled $790.4 million for the month of July, $5.1 billion through July 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$1.1 B
2China$758.9 M
3Canada$587.93 M
4Japan$493.93 M
5Mexico$324.45 M
6Italy$306.65 M
7Switzerland$194.95 M
8United Kingdom$182.55 M
9South Korea$124.17 M
10Sweden$92.89 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.1 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $422,595,892
2Port of Los Angeles $416,917,277
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $338,576,669
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $289,535,984
5Port of Virginia $211,126,044
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $195,278,441
7Port of Charleston $193,039,811
8Port of Houston $166,310,369
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $156,031,987
10Port of New Orleans $147,695,527

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts decreased 0.77 percent through July to $5.1 billion

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts decreased 0.77 percent from $5.14 billion to $5.1 billion through the first seven 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 59 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 56 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 July 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 Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $1,097,701,583
2China $758,902,062
3Canada $587,929,265
4Japan $493,926,339
5Mexico $324,454,825
6Italy $306,653,893
7Switzerland $194,954,479
8United Kingdom $182,553,066
9South Korea $124,173,292
10Sweden $92,886,759

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 4.74 percent compared to last year to $422.6 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 9.08 percent compared to last year to $416.92 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 30.38 percent compared to last year to $338.58 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 43 percent compared to last year to $289.54 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 3.09 percent compared to last year to $211.13 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 $77.83 million, 7.63 percent, (21.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $43.19 million, 6.03 percent, (14.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $1.45 million, 0.25 percent, (11.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $259.05 million, 34.4 percent, (9.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $2.19 million, 0.67 percent, (6.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.96 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $3.26 billion of the $5.1 billion total.

All totaled, 32.91 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.68 billion of the $5.1 billion total