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

Imports: Printers, all types, parts

Printers, all types, parts, the No. 22 import by value totaled $1.42 billion for the month of December, $16.38 billion through December of 2018, and $16.67 billion 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$5.86 B
2Japan$3.13 B
3Malaysia$1.74 B
4Vietnam$1.03 B
5Thailand$986.79 M
6Mexico$508.26 M
7Germany$494.11 M
8Philippines$394.39 M
9Singapore$365.54 M
10Indonesia$274.51 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $16.38 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $6,869,582,278
2Port of Virginia $2,091,753,011
3Port of Newark $1,256,433,623
4Port of Long Beach $1,151,201,308
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $628,636,602
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $480,682,368
7International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $453,672,784
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $373,555,630
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $327,435,505
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $270,640,069

U.S. imports of Printers, all types, parts decreased 1.76 percent through December to $16.38 billion

U.S. imports of Printers, all types, parts decreased 1.76 percent from $16.67 billion to $16.38 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 22 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 21 for the last full year with a total value of $16.67 billion, a $273.35 million, 1.61 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

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

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $5,862,213,617
2Japan $3,126,363,921
3Malaysia $1,739,407,071
4Vietnam $1,027,704,452
5Thailand $986,790,374
6Mexico $508,264,881
7Germany $494,113,310
8Philippines $394,393,334
9Singapore $365,544,698
10Indonesia $274,508,164

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,694,851,506
2Norfolk $499,286,381
3New York City $355,845,858
4New Orleans $264,498,259
5Cleveland $212,492,444
6Chicago $200,239,944
7Seattle $149,662,650
8Atlanta/Savannah $91,941,919
9Dallas $71,660,895
10San Diego $65,225,146

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 0.62 percent compared to last year to $6.87 billion.
  • Port of Virginia fell 7.05 percent compared to last year to $2.09 billion.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.58 percent compared to last year to $1.26 billion.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 13.28 percent compared to last year to $1.15 billion.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 10.18 percent compared to last year to $628.64 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 decreased $254.02 million, 4.15 percent, (35.79 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $2 million, 0.06 percent, (19.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Malaysia decreased $17.39 million, 0.99 percent, (10.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $55.06 million, 5.66 percent, (6.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $5.38 million, 0.55 percent, (6.02 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.79 percent of all these Printers, all types, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $12.74 billion of the $16.38 billion total.

All totaled, 73.24 percent of all these Printers, all types, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $12 billion of the $16.38 billion total