Total Trade: $47.5 million
|1||Port of New Orleans||$9,686,528|
|2||Port of Newark||$7,306,244|
|3||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$5,490,452|
|4||Port of Brunswick, Ga.||$3,252,984|
|5||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$3,087,248|
|6||Port of Los Angeles||$2,332,641|
|7||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$1,840,570|
|8||Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.||$1,469,147|
|9||Boston’s Logan International Airport||$1,285,115|
|10||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$1,084,950|
U.S. imports of Steam turbines, parts decreased 48.65 percent through March to $47.5 million
U.S. imports of Steam turbines, parts decreased 48.65 percent from $92.5 million to $47.5 million through the first three 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 697 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 540 for the last full year with a total value of $324.22 million, a $20.37 million, 6.70 percent increase from the 2017 total.
Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Sweden. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port of Brunswick, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Port of Houston.
January – March 2019
|3||New York City||$11,878,099|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of New Orleans rose 40.41 percent compared to last year to $9.69 million.
- Port of Newark rose 2.17 percent compared to last year to $7.31 million.
- Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 60.17 percent compared to last year to $5.49 million.
- Port of Brunswick, Ga. totaled $3.25 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
- Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 1571.77 percent compared to last year to $3.09 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 Japan decreased $4.29 million, 33.45 percent, (17.96 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $36.08 million, 83.59 percent, (14.92 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Poland decreased $728,712, 9.78 percent, (14.15 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $163,945, 3.33 percent, (10.03 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden increased $3.89 million, 688.92 percent, (9.37 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 66.42 percent of all these Steam turbines, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $31.55 million of the $47.5 million total.
All totaled, 60.68 percent of all these Steam turbines, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $28.82 million of the $47.5 million total