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

Imports: Religious, educational or scientific instruments

Religious, educational or scientific instruments, the No. 660 import by value totaled $13.35 million for the month of December, $238.05 million through December of 2018, and $508.68 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
1Germany$45.73 M
2United Kingdom$36.89 M
3Italy$33 M
4India$18.49 M
5France$15.57 M
6Switzerland$15.42 M
7China$11.41 M
8Israel$10.38 M
9Hong Kong$10.02 M
10The Netherlands$6.97 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $238.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $52,034,046
2Port of Newark $40,363,605
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $37,452,071
4Los Angeles International Airport $26,343,616
5Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $22,953,531
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $11,704,853
7Port of Los Angeles $5,737,006
8Boston’s Logan International Airport $4,720,168
9Port of New Orleans $3,644,212
10Miami International Airport $3,135,018

U.S. imports of Religious, educational or scientific instruments decreased 53.20 percent through December to $238.05 million

U.S. imports of Religious, educational or scientific instruments decreased 53.20 percent from $508.68 million to $238.05 million 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 660 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 469 for the last full year with a total value of $508.68 million, a $340.84 million, 203.06 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 France. 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.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Qatar and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $45,732,382
2United Kingdom $36,892,478
3Italy $32,999,749
4India $18,493,534
5France $15,566,263
6Switzerland $15,418,179
7China $11,407,649
8Israel $10,381,140
9Hong Kong $10,015,917
10The Netherlands $6,968,647

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $22,985,779
2Chicago $11,089,098
3Los Angeles $5,821,099
4New Orleans $2,798,593
5Atlanta/Savannah $1,186,518
6Detroit $1,153,607
7Washington, D.C. $1,041,838
8Cleveland $1,014,558
9Houston $935,821
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $335,715

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 81.24 percent compared to last year to $52.03 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 46.31 percent compared to last year to $40.36 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 48.74 percent compared to last year to $37.45 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 57.9 percent compared to last year to $26.34 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 1263.92 percent compared to last year to $22.95 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 Germany increased $15.38 million, 50.7 percent, (19.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom increased $25.82 million, 233.19 percent, (15.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $206.75 million, 86.24 percent, (13.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $9.12 million, 97.25 percent, (7.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $6.93 million, 80.35 percent, (6.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 62.88 percent of all these Religious, educational or scientific instruments imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $149.68 million of the $238.05 million total.

All totaled, 75.26 percent of all these Religious, educational or scientific instruments imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $179.15 million of the $238.05 million total