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

Imports: Respiration equipment, etc.

Respiration equipment, etc., the No. 121 import by value totaled $349.96 million for the month of December, $3.63 billion through December of 2018, and $3.48 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$1.22 B
2Singapore$781.27 M
3Mexico$554.69 M
4Australia$239.22 M
5Canada$128.46 M
6New Zealand$112.57 M
7Germany$85.37 M
8Taiwan$79.97 M
9Ireland$72.44 M
10Switzerland$53.97 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.63 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $912,708,165
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $565,385,551
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $258,205,066
4Port of Charleston $196,882,369
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $168,106,133
6Port of Newark $163,282,124
7Los Angeles International Airport $152,269,246
8Port of Long Beach $92,094,013
9Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $63,674,610
10Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $59,966,406

U.S. imports of Respiration equipment, etc. increased 4.55 percent through December to $3.63 billion

U.S. imports of Respiration equipment, etc. increased 4.55 percent from $3.48 billion to $3.63 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 121 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 114 for the last full year with a total value of $3.48 billion, a $395.88 million, 12.85 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Singapore, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,220,422,894
2Singapore $781,269,263
3Mexico $554,693,667
4Australia $239,216,206
5Canada $128,462,888
6New Zealand $112,565,128
7Germany $85,366,370
8Taiwan $79,968,290
9Ireland $72,436,543
10Switzerland $53,965,702

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $231,823,049
2Atlanta/Savannah $174,060,275
3San Diego $68,152,167
4Chicago $57,794,161
5Cleveland $44,172,247
6New York City $36,674,755
7New Orleans $30,673,125
8Philadelphia $28,574,555
9Charleston $27,543,506
10Laredo $17,617,709

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 rose 13.92 percent compared to last year to $912.71 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 4.78 percent compared to last year to $565.39 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 13.19 percent compared to last year to $258.21 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 17.56 percent compared to last year to $196.88 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 11.73 percent compared to last year to $168.11 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 $220.23 million, 22.02 percent, (33.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Singapore increased $63.01 million, 8.77 percent, (21.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $50.05 million, 9.92 percent, (15.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Australia decreased $192.49 million, 44.59 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $9.13 million, 7.65 percent, (3.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.47 percent of all these Respiration equipment, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $2.92 billion of the $3.63 billion total.

All totaled, 57.83 percent of all these Respiration equipment, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $2.1 billion of the $3.63 billion total