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

Imports: Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc.

Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc., the No. 992 import by value totaled $3.26 million for the month of March, $8.05 million through March of 2019, and $37.17 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
1Bulgaria$1.7 M
2China$1.42 M
3Canada$1.06 M
4Mexico$989,067
5Austria$700,368
6United Kingdom$468,144
7Germany$423,870
8Australia$263,415
9Sweden$253,615
10Italy$202,125
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Miami $1,806,144
2Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $980,998
3Port of Newark $539,658
4Port of Los Angeles $462,659
5International Falls, Minn. $435,539
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $426,532
7Port of Long Beach $350,098
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $332,467
9Port of Charleston $291,335
10Port of Philadelphia $280,252

U.S. imports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. decreased 14.26 percent through March to $8.05 million

U.S. imports of Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. decreased 14.26 percent from $9.38 million to $8.05 million through the first three 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 992 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 972 for the last full year with a total value of $37.17 million, a $1.94 million, 5.52 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Bulgaria, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Austria. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Bulgaria, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Bulgaria $1,703,486
2China $1,420,669
3Canada $1,058,980
4Mexico $989,067
5Austria $700,368
6United Kingdom $468,144
7Germany $423,870
8Australia $263,415
9Sweden $253,615
10Italy $202,125

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $4,275,049
2Chicago $1,917,253
3Phoenix/Nogales $1,205,109
4New York City $1,148,220
5New Orleans $626,861
6Los Angeles $621,941
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $540,650
8Charleston $444,866
9St. Louis $296,675
10Duluth, Minn. $295,461

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Miami fell 8.27 percent compared to last year to $1.81 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 24.32 percent compared to last year to $980,998.
  • Port of Newark fell 45.71 percent compared to last year to $539,658.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 41.2 percent compared to last year to $462,659.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 24.11 percent compared to last year to $435,539.

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 Bulgaria decreased $206,299, 10.8 percent, (21.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $89,274, 5.91 percent, (17.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $304,422, 22.33 percent, (13.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $179,666, 22.2 percent, (12.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Austria increased $30,068, 4.49 percent, (8.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.99 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $5.87 million of the $8.05 million total.

All totaled, 52.51 percent of all these Railway fixtures, mechanical signaling, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $4.22 million of the $8.05 million total