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

Imports: Phototypesetting, composing machines

Phototypesetting, composing machines, the No. 855 import by value totaled $6.83 million for the month of July, $51.3 million through July 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$11.32 M
2China$6.26 M
3Canada$5.89 M
4Japan$4.58 M
5The Netherlands$4.21 M
6Switzerland$3.17 M
7Italy$2.37 M
8Denmark$2.22 M
9United Kingdom$1.8 M
10France$1.78 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $51.3 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $7,356,265
2Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,838,054
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $5,583,494
4Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $3,445,865
5Port of Los Angeles $2,446,627
6Port of New Orleans $2,378,231
7Los Angeles International Airport $2,110,220
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $2,079,595
9Port of Charleston $1,836,157
10Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,537,186

U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 8.58 percent through July to $51.3 million

U.S. imports of Phototypesetting, composing machines decreased 8.58 percent from $56.11 million to $51.3 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 855 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 848 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Japan 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $11,321,014
2China $6,264,383
3Canada $5,892,547
4Japan $4,582,231
5The Netherlands $4,209,928
6Switzerland $3,168,014
7Italy $2,371,047
8Denmark $2,219,707
9United Kingdom $1,801,693
10France $1,781,157

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 15.01 percent compared to last year to $7.36 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 111.09 percent compared to last year to $6.84 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 15.11 percent compared to last year to $5.58 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 7.76 percent compared to last year to $3.45 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 81.33 percent compared to last year to $2.45 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 $1.02 million, 8.25 percent, (22.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $4.75 million, 43.11 percent, (12.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $351,681, 5.63 percent, (11.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $614,638, 11.83 percent, (8.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands increased $1.84 million, 77.47 percent, (8.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.91 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $32.27 million of the $51.3 million total.

All totaled, 50.04 percent of all these Phototypesetting, composing machines imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $25.67 million of the $51.3 million total