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

Imports: Plans, drawings for architectural purposes

Plans, drawings for architectural purposes, the No. 1034 import by value totaled $430,430 for the month of July, $13.62 million through July of 2019, and $2.39 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
1The Netherlands$6.83 M
2France$4.76 M
3Germany$504,878
4China$481,916
5Japan$308,030
6Mexico$104,914
7Switzerland$102,538
8United Kingdom$102,210
9Hong Kong$74,783
10Taiwan$69,092
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U.S. imports of Plans, drawings for architectural purposes increased 931.44 percent through July to $13.62 million

U.S. imports of Plans, drawings for architectural purposes increased 931.44 percent from $1.32 million to $13.62 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 1034 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1177 for the last full year with a total value of $2.39 million, a $3.1 million, 56.51 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 France, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Austin International Airport, Texas, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $6,827,911
2France $4,758,923
3Germany $504,878
4China $481,916
5Japan $308,030
6Mexico $104,914
7Switzerland $102,538
8United Kingdom $102,210
9Hong Kong $74,783
10Taiwan $69,092

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $123,875
2Cleveland $118,170
3Los Angeles $108,698
4Laredo $95,394
5New Orleans $92,857
6Boston $65,063
7Chicago $36,853
8New York City $27,730
9Great Falls, Mont. $12,181
10Detroit $11,226

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 rose 8174.97 percent compared to last year to $6.85 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 1877.75 percent compared to last year to $4.83 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 324.66 percent compared to last year to $435,589.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 252.62 percent compared to last year to $312,298.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 595.73 percent compared to last year to $241,036.

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 The Netherlands increased $6.76 million, 9338.77 percent, (50.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France increased $4.69 million, 6860.64 percent, (34.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $34,813, 7.41 percent, (3.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $312,665, 184.73 percent, (3.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan increased $212,617, 222.84 percent, (2.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.58 percent of all these Plans, drawings for architectural purposes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $12.88 million of the $13.62 million total.

All totaled, 93.06 percent of all these Plans, drawings for architectural purposes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $12.67 million of the $13.62 million total