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

Imports: Phototypesetting, composing machines

Phototypesetting, composing machines, the No. 851 import by value totaled $9.67 million for the month of March, $21.05 million through March of 2019, and $94.03 million 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
1Germany$4.26 M
2Canada$2.72 M
3China$2.33 M
4Japan$1.86 M
5The Netherlands$1.7 M
6Switzerland$1.55 M
7United Kingdom$1.06 M
8Italy$882,313
9Belgium$824,148
10Denmark$781,367
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U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 11.02 percent through March to $21.05 million

U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 11.02 percent from $23.66 million to $21.05 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 851 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 831 for the last full year with a total value of $94.03 million, a $3.65 million, 3.73 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $4,258,624
2Canada $2,718,290
3China $2,325,610
4Japan $1,862,831
5The Netherlands $1,703,770
6Switzerland $1,545,035
7United Kingdom $1,057,797
8Italy $882,313
9Belgium $824,148
10Denmark $781,367

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $6,209,159
2Atlanta/Savannah $4,844,550
3Cleveland $2,587,872
4Chicago $2,556,429
5New Orleans $2,436,927
6Charleston $1,867,847
7Los Angeles $1,840,063
8Detroit $1,380,020
9Wilmington $890,020
10Boston $789,686

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 85.63 percent compared to last year to $2.43 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 39.04 percent compared to last year to $2.24 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 22.13 percent compared to last year to $1.7 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 19.31 percent compared to last year to $1.49 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 19.49 percent compared to last year to $1.42 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 Germany decreased $603,642, 12.41 percent, (20.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $390,212, 16.76 percent, (12.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $2.28 million, 49.52 percent, (11.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $496,050, 21.03 percent, (8.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $410,347, 31.73 percent, (8.09 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.13 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $12.87 million of the $21.05 million total.

All totaled, 44.1 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $9.28 million of the $21.05 million total