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

Imports: Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts

Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts, the No. 51 import by value totaled $915.55 million for the month of July, $5.55 billion through July of 2019, and $8.75 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
1Malaysia$1.47 B
2Vietnam$669.45 M
3Japan$606.26 M
4China$559.47 M
5South Korea$425.7 M
6Mexico$352.17 M
7Thailand$276.86 M
8Taiwan$246.57 M
9Germany$147.45 M
10Singapore$115.86 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.55 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $868,238,381
2Los Angeles International Airport $451,392,751
3Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $440,306,301
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $379,187,548
5San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $336,232,446
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $315,552,537
7Port of Newark $298,430,376
8Port of New Orleans $245,080,528
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $229,490,645
10Port of Houston $221,542,993

U.S. imports of Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts increased 9.94 percent through July to $5.55 billion

U.S. imports of Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts increased 9.94 percent from $5.04 billion to $5.55 billion 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 51 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 57 for the last full year with a total value of $8.75 billion, a $1.72 billion, 16.45 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 San Francisco International Airport, Calif..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Malaysia $1,471,677,134
2Vietnam $669,454,122
3Japan $606,263,442
4China $559,465,342
5South Korea $425,695,813
6Mexico $352,172,789
7Thailand $276,856,968
8Taiwan $246,574,635
9Germany $147,453,065
10Singapore $115,863,049

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $820,410,364
2Cleveland $324,832,936
3San Francisco $292,219,409
4San Diego $286,224,239
5New York City $262,008,610
6Chicago $246,917,806
7New Orleans $153,848,572
8Jacksonville/Tampa $92,007,373
9Anchorage $68,896,338
10Atlanta/Savannah $66,970,780

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:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 32.92 percent compared to last year to $868.24 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 18.44 percent compared to last year to $451.39 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 17.44 percent compared to last year to $440.31 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 16.39 percent compared to last year to $379.19 million.
  • San Francisco International Airport, Calif. fell 22.5 percent compared to last year to $336.23 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 Malaysia increased $585.33 million, 66.04 percent, (26.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $469.15 million, 234.22 percent, (12.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $53.4 million, 8.1 percent, (10.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $419.11 million, 42.83 percent, (10.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $8.59 million, 2.06 percent, (7.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.31 percent of all these Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $3.73 billion of the $5.55 billion total.

All totaled, 44.64 percent of all these Photo-sensitive semi-conductors, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $2.48 billion of the $5.55 billion total