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

Imports: Sport shotguns, rifles

Sport shotguns, rifles, the No. 521 import by value totaled $40.77 million for the month of December, $421 million through December of 2018, and $378.88 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
1Italy$142.3 M
2Turkey$68.34 M
3Spain$32.07 M
4Canada$26.82 M
5Japan$24.29 M
6Germany$21.04 M
7Brazil$19.89 M
8United Kingdom$16 M
9Finland$15.64 M
10Belgium$15.52 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $421 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $103,157,839
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $78,265,337
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $43,132,363
4Port of Newark $35,571,102
5Port of Charleston $27,510,513
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $23,406,946
7Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $16,432,984
8Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Texas $11,904,155
9Port of Los Angeles $11,309,447
10Los Angeles International Airport $9,369,980

U.S. imports of Sport shotguns, rifles increased 11.12 percent through December to $421 million

U.S. imports of Sport shotguns, rifles increased 11.12 percent from $378.88 million to $421 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 521 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 526 for the last full year with a total value of $378.88 million, a $65.67 million, 14.77 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $142,300,947
2Turkey $68,344,960
3Spain $32,067,822
4Canada $26,818,491
5Japan $24,285,099
6Germany $21,043,795
7Brazil $19,893,100
8United Kingdom $15,999,368
9Finland $15,636,840
10Belgium $15,520,745

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Norfolk $17,911,572
2Washington, D.C. $11,835,534
3St. Louis $11,604,600
4New York City $11,270,804
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,886,064
6Charleston $3,845,351
7Houston $3,598,843
8Los Angeles $3,553,410
9Miami $2,709,573
10Cleveland $1,989,617

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia rose 0.73 percent compared to last year to $103.16 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 27.51 percent compared to last year to $78.27 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 23.61 percent compared to last year to $43.13 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 8.3 percent compared to last year to $35.57 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 35.18 percent compared to last year to $27.51 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 $21.29 million, 17.59 percent, (33.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $12.29 million, 21.92 percent, (16.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $5.63 million, 21.29 percent, (7.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $822,195, 2.97 percent, (6.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $823,882, 3.28 percent, (5.77 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 69.79 percent of all these Sport shotguns, rifles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $293.82 million of the $421 million total.

All totaled, 68.32 percent of all these Sport shotguns, rifles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $287.64 million of the $421 million total