Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Primary cells, batteries, parts

Primary cells, batteries, parts, the No. 369 import by value totaled $56.87 million for the month of February, $127.8 million through February of 2020, and $896.54 million for all of 2019, 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$40.67 M
2Singapore$13.73 M
3Malaysia$10.08 M
4Indonesia$8.65 M
5Germany$8.05 M
6Japan$8.03 M
7Canada$6.93 M
8France$6.02 M
9Israel$4.75 M
10Thailand$3.26 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $127.8 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,293,517
2Port of Charleston $15,742,098
3Port of Los Angeles $15,376,482
4Port of Virginia $9,073,819
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $8,780,019
6Port of Newark $7,142,346
7Port of Long Beach $6,056,171
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,882,180
9Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $5,322,844
10Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $3,477,122

U.S. imports of Primary cells, batteries, parts decreased 4.63 percent through February to $127.8 million

U.S. imports of Primary cells, batteries, parts decreased 4.63 percent from $134 million to $127.8 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 369 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 388 for the last full year with a total value of $896.54 million, a $131.76 million, 12.81 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $40,671,715
2Singapore $13,729,799
3Malaysia $10,078,028
4Indonesia $8,650,060
5Germany $8,046,291
6Japan $8,034,867
7Canada $6,926,618
8France $6,016,768
9Israel $4,751,551
10Thailand $3,257,469

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $17,331,453
2Charleston $11,450,719
3Los Angeles $7,442,640
4New York City $7,224,010
5Chicago $5,911,186
6Cleveland $3,421,819
7New Orleans $2,537,474
8Great Falls, Mont. $2,519,090
9Norfolk $2,371,807
10Miami $2,312,029

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 7.15 percent compared to last year to $23.29 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 239.36 percent compared to last year to $15.74 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.93 percent compared to last year to $15.38 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 68.61 percent compared to last year to $9.07 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 10.98 percent compared to last year to $8.78 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 $629,492, 1.57 percent, (31.82 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Singapore decreased $9.38 million, 40.59 percent, (10.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Malaysia increased $342,238, 3.52 percent, (7.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $360,601, 4.35 percent, (6.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $367,696, 4.79 percent, (6.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.52 percent of all these Primary cells, batteries, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $81.18 million of the $127.8 million total.

All totaled, 56.54 percent of all these Primary cells, batteries, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $72.27 million of the $127.8 million total