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

Imports: Screws, nuts, bolts, washers

Screws, nuts, bolts, washers, the No. 83 import by value totaled $506.71 million for the month of December, $5.73 billion through December of 2018, and $4.9 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
1Taiwan$1.83 B
2China$1.52 B
3Japan$621.36 M
4Germany$331.52 M
5Canada$308.62 M
6South Korea$189.01 M
7Italy$155.18 M
8Mexico$120.46 M
9India$115.91 M
10France$85.48 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.73 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,412,999,547
2Port of Newark $578,606,472
3Port of Long Beach $572,216,225
4Port of Tacoma, Wash. $448,981,877
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $309,158,489
6Port of Houston $249,719,984
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $229,991,818
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $206,672,030
9Port of Charleston $203,478,769
10Port of Virginia $149,287,739

U.S. imports of Screws, nuts, bolts, washers increased 16.99 percent through December to $5.73 billion

U.S. imports of Screws, nuts, bolts, washers increased 16.99 percent from $4.9 billion to $5.73 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 83 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 92 for the last full year with a total value of $4.9 billion, a $366.55 million, 8.08 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Taiwan $1,832,577,120
2China $1,524,808,164
3Japan $621,357,057
4Germany $331,520,487
5Canada $308,618,292
6South Korea $189,013,486
7Italy $155,177,113
8Mexico $120,459,317
9India $115,907,800
10France $85,480,067

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $255,409,897
2Los Angeles $177,615,019
3Cleveland $114,240,244
4New York City $110,028,848
5Detroit $106,163,949
6Houston $79,159,306
7Atlanta/Savannah $79,139,799
8New Orleans $74,114,624
9Dallas $50,684,391
10Charleston $45,155,457

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 10.83 percent compared to last year to $1.41 billion.
  • Port of Newark rose 25.99 percent compared to last year to $578.61 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 32.83 percent compared to last year to $572.22 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 1.98 percent compared to last year to $448.98 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 26.15 percent compared to last year to $309.16 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 Taiwan increased $235.94 million, 14.78 percent, (31.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $383.23 million, 33.57 percent, (26.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $2 million, 0.32 percent, (10.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $44.12 million, 15.35 percent, (5.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $35.68 million, 13.07 percent, (5.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.56 percent of all these Screws, nuts, bolts, washers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $4.62 billion of the $5.73 billion total.

All totaled, 57.94 percent of all these Screws, nuts, bolts, washers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $3.32 billion of the $5.73 billion total