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

Imports: Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories

Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories, the No. 272 import by value totaled $96.73 million for the month of February, $196.14 million through February of 2020, and $1.47 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
1Japan$71.95 M
2China$27.8 M
3Germany$19.5 M
4Thailand$15.5 M
5South Korea$7.94 M
6Malaysia$7.64 M
7Vietnam$7.4 M
8Canada$6.81 M
9Singapore$4.35 M
10Israel$4.15 M
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U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories decreased 9.91 percent through February to $196.14 million

U.S. imports of Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories decreased 9.91 percent from $217.73 million to $196.14 million 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 272 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 269 for the last full year with a total value of $1.47 billion, a $86.3 million, 5.55 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

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

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 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 Los Angeles.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $71,947,902
2China $27,802,402
3Germany $19,502,607
4Thailand $15,499,339
5South Korea $7,944,262
6Malaysia $7,639,002
7Vietnam $7,399,433
8Canada $6,814,839
9Singapore $4,347,274
10Israel $4,146,495

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $28,316,979
2New York City $22,013,925
3Chicago $20,403,628
4Seattle $14,822,108
5Cleveland $13,188,258
6New Orleans $10,856,969
7San Francisco $10,272,233
8Miami $2,082,316
9Anchorage $1,704,314
10Boston $1,342,865

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 9.61 percent compared to last year to $33.11 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 11.94 percent compared to last year to $29.17 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 33.33 percent compared to last year to $28.82 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 6.04 percent compared to last year to $15.22 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 22.67 percent compared to last year to $14.8 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 $2.27 million, 3.06 percent, (36.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $26.5 million, 48.81 percent, (14.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $2.3 million, 10.53 percent, (9.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $892,747, 6.11 percent, (7.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $1.42 million, 21.79 percent, (4.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.75 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $142.7 million of the $196.14 million total.

All totaled, 61.75 percent of all these Mounted optical elements, parts and accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $121.13 million of the $196.14 million total