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

Imports: Primary cells, batteries, parts

Primary cells, batteries, parts, the No. 339 import by value totaled $89.9 million for the month of December, $1.03 billion through December of 2018, and $908.59 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
1China$371.37 M
2Singapore$150.35 M
3Japan$73.33 M
4Indonesia$67.1 M
5Malaysia$65.48 M
6Germany$47.54 M
7Canada$36.19 M
8Israel$34.82 M
9Belgium$28.37 M
10Mexico$26.81 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.03 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $187,778,813
2Port of Los Angeles $149,642,014
3Port of Virginia $92,514,171
4Port of Long Beach $76,967,427
5Port of Wilmington, N.C. $62,673,736
6Port of Newark $56,028,313
7Port of Charleston $51,200,682
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $49,550,882
9Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $29,229,826
10Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $28,302,641

U.S. imports of Primary cells, batteries, parts increased 13.17 percent through December to $1.03 billion

U.S. imports of Primary cells, batteries, parts increased 13.17 percent from $908.59 million to $1.03 billion in 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 339 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 339 for the last full year with a total value of $908.59 million, a $149.4 million, 19.68 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, N.C..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $371,365,019
2Singapore $150,354,308
3Japan $73,326,866
4Indonesia $67,103,982
5Malaysia $65,482,104
6Germany $47,535,220
7Canada $36,187,987
8Israel $34,820,521
9Belgium $28,365,413
10Mexico $26,813,941

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $42,635,506
2Atlanta/Savannah $41,605,278
3New York City $26,129,676
4Norfolk $23,814,486
5Chicago $14,251,268
6Cleveland $11,335,462
7Charleston $9,782,613
8New Orleans $9,777,932
9Great Falls, Mont. $8,552,075
10Wilmington $6,591,001

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 88.13 percent compared to last year to $187.78 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 6.6 percent compared to last year to $149.64 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 1.03 percent compared to last year to $92.51 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 7.25 percent compared to last year to $76.97 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, N.C. rose 524.19 percent compared to last year to $62.67 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 China increased $13.98 million, 3.91 percent, (36.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Singapore increased $68.96 million, 84.73 percent, (14.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $3.72 million, 5.34 percent, (7.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $9.81 million, 12.76 percent, (6.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia increased $15.45 million, 30.87 percent, (6.37 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.76 percent of all these Primary cells, batteries, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $727.63 million of the $1.03 billion total.

All totaled, 55.39 percent of all these Primary cells, batteries, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $569.58 million of the $1.03 billion total