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

Imports: Returned exports, with change

Returned exports, with change, the No. 97 import by value totaled $437.88 million for the month of July, $2.77 billion through July of 2019, and $5.2 billion 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
1Canada$895.77 M
2Brazil$369.02 M
3Singapore$282.95 M
4Mexico$228.18 M
5United Kingdom$217.2 M
6China$197.56 M
7Germany$147.09 M
8France$73.23 M
9New Zealand$61.33 M
10Spain$53.9 M
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U.S. imports of Returned exports, with change decreased 7.16 percent through July to $2.77 billion

U.S. imports of Returned exports, with change decreased 7.16 percent from $2.99 billion to $2.77 billion through the first seven 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 97 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 95 for the last full year with a total value of $5.2 billion, a $415.61 million, 8.69 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $895,773,540
2Brazil $369,015,874
3Singapore $282,952,823
4Mexico $228,181,518
5United Kingdom $217,196,705
6China $197,564,545
7Germany $147,090,840
8France $73,234,699
9New Zealand $61,329,276
10Spain $53,903,087

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $563,174,349
2Chicago $160,979,488
3Pembina, N.D. $122,108,880
4Atlanta/Savannah $115,558,792
5Detroit $80,704,930
6Cleveland $70,752,593
7San Diego $62,670,578
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $56,537,696
9Seattle $53,314,910
10Los Angeles $51,054,744

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Miami International Airport fell 62.37 percent compared to last year to $421.19 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 151.94 percent compared to last year to $310.39 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 31.89 percent compared to last year to $286.05 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 4.91 percent compared to last year to $251.26 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 80.41 percent compared to last year to $146.45 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 Canada increased $194.65 million, 27.76 percent, (32.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $676.15 million, 64.69 percent, (13.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Singapore increased $71.43 million, 33.77 percent, (10.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $48.06 million, 17.4 percent, (8.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $61.06 million, 39.11 percent, (7.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.9 percent of all these Returned exports, with change imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $1.99 billion of the $2.77 billion total.

All totaled, 51.06 percent of all these Returned exports, with change imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.42 billion of the $2.77 billion total