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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Phototypesetting, composing machines

Phototypesetting, composing machines, the No. 849 import by value totaled $8.46 million for the month of October, $79.57 million through October of 2018, and $97.67 million for all of 2017, 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$16.09 M
2China$15.95 M
3Canada$8.62 M
4Japan$7.08 M
5France$4.47 M
6The Netherlands$4.3 M
7Belgium$3.66 M
8Switzerland$3.02 M
9United Kingdom$2.87 M
10Italy$2.65 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $79.57 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $12,600,978
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,928,394
3Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $8,074,563
4Port of New Orleans $5,199,495
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $4,750,871
6Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $4,656,394
7Port of New York $3,852,408
8Port of Charleston $2,613,434
9Los Angeles International Airport $2,577,739
10Port of Los Angeles $2,398,532

U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines increased 2.14 percent through October to $79.57 million

U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines increased 2.14 percent from $77.91 million to $79.57 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 849 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 833 for the last full year with a total value of $97.67 million, a $8.4 million, 7.92 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 France. 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.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $16,093,010
2China $15,953,872
3Canada $8,617,818
4Japan $7,082,997
5France $4,473,672
6The Netherlands $4,301,167
7Belgium $3,664,533
8Switzerland $3,022,079
9United Kingdom $2,873,634
10Italy $2,646,274

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $3,453,373
2Atlanta/Savannah $3,327,748
3Charleston $1,301,774
4New Orleans $1,277,455
5Chicago $983,789
6Cleveland $893,837
7Los Angeles $840,182
8Detroit $735,194
9Wilmington $665,606
10Boston $482,399

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 31.69 percent compared to last year to $12.6 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 28.91 percent compared to last year to $8.93 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 47.83 percent compared to last year to $8.07 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 9.77 percent compared to last year to $5.2 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 19.09 percent compared to last year to $4.75 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 increased $578,115, 3.73 percent, (20.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $1.38 million, 7.94 percent, (20.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $2.5 million, 22.45 percent, (10.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $70,986, 0.99 percent, (8.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $2.11 million, 89.09 percent, (5.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.63 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $52.22 million of the $79.57 million total.

All totaled, 49.71 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $39.55 million of the $79.57 million total