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

Imports: Religious, educational or scientific instruments

Religious, educational or scientific instruments, the No. 619 import by value totaled $11.23 million for the month of March, $66.41 million through March of 2019, and $238.05 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
1Italy$20.15 M
2United Kingdom$7.35 M
3India$6.3 M
4Switzerland$5.31 M
5Germany$4.28 M
6France$3.87 M
7Israel$3.76 M
8China$3.71 M
9Belgium$2.73 M
10Canada$2.21 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $66.41 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $25,527,800
2Port of Newark $14,349,851
3Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $5,182,269
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $4,151,295
5Los Angeles International Airport $3,690,519
6Detroit Metropolitan Airport $2,013,820
7Port of New York $1,727,927
8San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $1,393,343
9Port of Virginia $1,375,410
10Port of New Orleans $1,049,592

U.S. imports of Religious, educational or scientific instruments decreased 5.66 percent through March to $66.41 million

U.S. imports of Religious, educational or scientific instruments decreased 5.66 percent from $70.39 million to $66.41 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 619 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 612 for the last full year with a total value of $238.05 million, a $270.63 million, 53.20 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 India, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 France, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $20,149,817
2United Kingdom $7,347,947
3India $6,297,546
4Switzerland $5,310,222
5Germany $4,279,044
6France $3,871,802
7Israel $3,764,831
8China $3,708,616
9Belgium $2,733,753
10Canada $2,209,023

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $27,006,690
2Miami $20,536,387
3Chicago $17,012,545
4Los Angeles $6,190,437
5New Orleans $3,247,720
6Atlanta/Savannah $2,267,001
7Boston $1,927,144
8Cleveland $1,493,039
9Detroit $1,274,365
10Washington, D.C. $1,064,753

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 16.43 percent compared to last year to $25.53 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 32.97 percent compared to last year to $14.35 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 1972.91 percent compared to last year to $5.18 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 60.47 percent compared to last year to $4.15 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 76.03 percent compared to last year to $3.69 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 Italy increased $8.96 million, 80.09 percent, (30.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $4.87 million, 39.88 percent, (11.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $4.81 million, 324.53 percent, (9.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland increased $2.12 million, 66.54 percent, (8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $7.75 million, 64.43 percent, (6.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.33 percent of all these Religious, educational or scientific instruments imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $43.38 million of the $66.41 million total.

All totaled, 79.66 percent of all these Religious, educational or scientific instruments imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $52.9 million of the $66.41 million total