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

Imports: Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories

Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories, the No. 259 import by value totaled $124.34 million for the month of July, $822.76 million through July 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$314.58 M
2China$152.4 M
3Germany$89.34 M
4Thailand$52.43 M
5Malaysia$34.55 M
6South Korea$19.81 M
7Singapore$19.8 M
8Canada$18.02 M
9Israel$17.03 M
10Vietnam$16.46 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $822.76 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $147,714,921
2Los Angeles International Airport $137,052,703
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $99,553,338
4San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $78,978,849
5Port of New Orleans $61,430,407
6Port of Los Angeles $48,956,060
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $41,741,995
8Port of Newark $38,241,367
9Port of Long Beach $27,840,451
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $27,299,317

U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories decreased 4.65 percent through July to $822.76 million

U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories decreased 4.65 percent from $862.86 million to $822.76 million 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 259 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 252 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 July 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $314,577,567
2China $152,403,983
3Germany $89,336,543
4Thailand $52,430,615
5Malaysia $34,552,084
6South Korea $19,811,505
7Singapore $19,796,767
8Canada $18,016,122
9Israel $17,032,158
10Vietnam $16,463,293

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 11.44 percent compared to last year to $147.71 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 8.5 percent compared to last year to $137.05 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 9.58 percent compared to last year to $99.55 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 4.87 percent compared to last year to $78.98 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 17 percent compared to last year to $61.43 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 decreased $4.5 million, 1.41 percent, (38.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $25.08 million, 14.13 percent, (18.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $6.99 million, 7.26 percent, (10.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand decreased $6.3 million, 10.73 percent, (6.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia decreased $12.26 million, 26.19 percent, (4.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.19 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $643.3 million of the $822.76 million total.

All totaled, 63.78 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $524.73 million of the $822.76 million total