Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Miscellaneous machines, parts

Miscellaneous machines, parts, the No. 63 import by value totaled $573.14 million for the month of February, $1.22 billion through February of 2020, and $8.72 billion for all of 2019, 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$208.29 M
2Canada$144.26 M
3China$135.95 M
4Japan$113.13 M
5Mexico$85.19 M
6Italy$65.39 M
7United Kingdom$55.51 M
8South Korea$50.75 M
9Switzerland$49.66 M
10Thailand$27.73 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.22 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $112,662,201
2Port of Newark $92,978,432
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $80,846,363
4Port of Houston $64,660,322
5Port of Virginia $51,488,559
6Port of Charleston $49,277,442
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $46,007,179
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $44,151,364
9Port of New Orleans $37,411,836
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $33,635,816

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts decreased 11.59 percent through February to $1.22 billion

U.S. imports of Miscellaneous machines, parts decreased 11.59 percent from $1.38 billion to $1.22 billion through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 63 through February 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 $8.72 billion, a $133.74 million, 1.51 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, 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 Houston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Italy. 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.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $208,286,214
2Canada $144,260,208
3China $135,953,948
4Japan $113,133,373
5Mexico $85,192,715
6Italy $65,392,961
7United Kingdom $55,511,201
8South Korea $50,747,951
9Switzerland $49,661,055
10Thailand $27,732,506

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $77,291,368
2Chicago $71,985,244
3New York City $61,976,308
4Atlanta/Savannah $59,252,790
5Detroit $55,953,164
6Houston $49,073,685
7Mobile $44,203,366
8Cleveland $34,686,812
9Charleston $30,720,613
10New Orleans $27,358,158

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 of Los Angeles fell 12.58 percent compared to last year to $112.66 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 17.15 percent compared to last year to $92.98 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 1.82 percent compared to last year to $80.85 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 67.39 percent compared to last year to $64.66 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 0.97 percent compared to last year to $51.49 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 $119.17 million, 36.39 percent, (17.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $12.8 million, 8.15 percent, (11.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $76.74 million, 36.08 percent, (11.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $20.82 million, 15.54 percent, (9.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $2.43 million, 2.94 percent, (7.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.48 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $686.83 million of the $1.22 billion total.

All totaled, 33.11 percent of all these Miscellaneous machines, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $402.64 million of the $1.22 billion total