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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Motor vehicle chassis

Motor vehicle chassis, the No. 311 import by value totaled $116.32 million for the month of October, $961.25 million through October of 2018, and $870.74 million for all of 2017, 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
1Canada$331.59 M
2Germany$269.55 M
3Mexico$122.31 M
4Japan$86.81 M
5Spain$55.97 M
6India$48.68 M
7United Kingdom$11 M
8Portugal$8.78 M
9Austria$5.73 M
10China$4.96 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $961.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $321,738,203
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $240,100,331
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $83,393,559
4Port of Los Angeles $74,646,437
5Port Laredo $44,923,185
6Pharr International Bridge in Texas $34,589,423
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $24,503,919
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $17,652,348
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $16,776,120
10Port of Virginia $12,837,642

U.S. imports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 38.43 percent through October to $961.25 million

U.S. imports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 38.43 percent from $694.42 million to $961.25 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 311 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 368 for the last full year with a total value of $870.74 million, a $22.18 million, 2.48 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Pharr International Bridge in Texas and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $331,592,109
2Germany $269,549,426
3Mexico $122,309,604
4Japan $86,808,822
5Spain $55,972,629
6India $48,682,940
7United Kingdom $10,997,312
8Portugal $8,781,396
9Austria $5,728,584
10China $4,956,120

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $38,747,323
2Charleston $34,983,132
3Atlanta/Savannah $19,529,460
4Laredo $15,925,784
5Los Angeles $12,140,593
6Detroit $7,016,310
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,823,359
8Chicago $3,219,827
9Cleveland $2,681,263
10Norfolk $2,450,284

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 38.11 percent compared to last year to $321.74 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 30.27 percent compared to last year to $240.1 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 177.95 percent compared to last year to $83.39 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 52.68 percent compared to last year to $74.65 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 83.37 percent compared to last year to $44.92 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 Canada increased $70.87 million, 27.18 percent, (34.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $72.69 million, 36.93 percent, (28.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $22.46 million, 22.49 percent, (12.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $24.29 million, 38.85 percent, (9.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain increased $17.21 million, 44.38 percent, (5.82 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.12 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $866.23 million of the $961.25 million total.

All totaled, 79.56 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $764.8 million of the $961.25 million total