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

Imports: Motor vehicle chassis

Motor vehicle chassis, the No. 327 import by value totaled $85.49 million for the month of February, $171.44 million through February of 2019, and $1.15 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
1Canada$75.28 M
2Germany$45.38 M
3Mexico$24.18 M
4Japan$15.42 M
5Spain$2.14 M
6Portugal$2.08 M
7United Kingdom$1.88 M
8Italy$957,826
9Austria$956,939
10India$920,930
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $171.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $52,290,949
2Port of Charleston $46,044,013
3Port of Los Angeles $9,608,906
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,856,819
5Port Laredo $8,733,745
6Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $7,866,397
7Pharr International Bridge in Texas $7,134,280
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,563,392
9Port of Long Beach $4,394,968
10Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $3,532,408

U.S. imports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 13.35 percent through February to $171.44 million

U.S. imports of Motor vehicle chassis increased 13.35 percent from $151.25 million to $171.44 million through the first two 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 327 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 342 for the last full year with a total value of $1.15 billion, a $282.35 million, 32.43 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February 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 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

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

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $75,280,864
2Germany $45,376,121
3Mexico $24,175,064
4Japan $15,423,283
5Spain $2,141,264
6Portugal $2,083,962
7United Kingdom $1,879,565
8Italy $957,826
9Austria $956,939
10India $920,930

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Charleston $98,993,802
2Pembina, N.D. $89,343,803
3Los Angeles $33,524,290
4Atlanta/Savannah $31,977,161
5Laredo $29,759,609
6Detroit $14,154,597
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $13,992,184
8Chicago $6,270,651
9Cleveland $4,265,341
10Norfolk $3,616,627

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 34.98 percent compared to last year to $52.29 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 31.8 percent compared to last year to $46.04 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 28.19 percent compared to last year to $9.61 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 54.1 percent compared to last year to $8.86 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 24.52 percent compared to last year to $8.73 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 $19.69 million, 35.43 percent, (43.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $21.17 million, 87.49 percent, (26.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $560,169, 2.26 percent, (14.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $728,817, 4.51 percent, (9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Spain decreased $9.03 million, 80.83 percent, (1.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.72 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $162.4 million of the $171.44 million total.

All totaled, 73.22 percent of all these Motor vehicle chassis imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $125.53 million of the $171.44 million total