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

Imports: Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories

Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories, the No. 261 import by value totaled $120.4 million for the month of March, $338.13 million through March of 2019, and $1.55 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
1Japan$124.86 M
2China$71.79 M
3Germany$35.63 M
4Thailand$18.99 M
5Malaysia$14.03 M
6South Korea$8.66 M
7Singapore$8 M
8Israel$7.47 M
9Taiwan$7.42 M
10Canada$6.67 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $338.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $58,805,558
2Los Angeles International Airport $56,062,650
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $40,370,436
4San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $31,783,535
5Port of New Orleans $24,442,922
6Port of Los Angeles $20,653,891
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $17,927,431
8Port of Newark $16,549,528
9Port of Long Beach $12,987,397
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $11,406,855

U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories increased 1.01 percent through March to $338.13 million

U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories increased 1.01 percent from $334.75 million to $338.13 million 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 261 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 262 for the last full year with a total value of $1.55 billion, a $89.42 million, 6.11 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 San Francisco International Airport, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $124,856,356
2China $71,785,859
3Germany $35,632,080
4Thailand $18,992,944
5Malaysia $14,027,012
6South Korea $8,662,206
7Singapore $7,999,159
8Israel $7,471,845
9Taiwan $7,415,408
10Canada $6,674,547

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $98,556,016
2New York City $87,645,123
3Chicago $82,269,080
4San Francisco $62,207,463
5Cleveland $56,787,946
6New Orleans $34,316,969
7Miami $7,245,861
8Anchorage $5,881,006
9Dallas $5,520,689
10Atlanta/Savannah $5,386,672

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 41.97 percent compared to last year to $58.81 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 2.82 percent compared to last year to $56.06 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 5.05 percent compared to last year to $40.37 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 3.06 percent compared to last year to $31.78 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 3.55 percent compared to last year to $24.44 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 Japan increased $4.87 million, 4.06 percent, (36.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $6.14 million, 9.35 percent, (21.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $7.92 million, 18.19 percent, (10.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand decreased $4.21 million, 18.13 percent, (5.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia decreased $504,007, 3.47 percent, (4.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.46 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $265.29 million of the $338.13 million total.

All totaled, 62.54 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $211.47 million of the $338.13 million total