Total Trade: $324.22 million
|1||Port of Newark||$34,575,173|
|2||Port of Baltimore, Md.||$33,097,671|
|3||Port Everglades, Fla.||$33,076,530|
|4||Port of New Orleans||$31,893,647|
|5||Port of Houston||$21,399,266|
|6||Port of Wilmington, N.C.||$18,663,557|
|7||Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C.||$17,819,857|
|8||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$16,614,485|
|10||Port of Charleston||$13,094,351|
U.S. imports of Steam turbines, parts increased 6.70 percent through December to $324.22 million
U.S. imports of Steam turbines, parts increased 6.70 percent from $303.85 million to $324.22 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 583 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 579 for the last full year with a total value of $303.85 million, a $70.72 million, 18.88 percent decreased from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Poland and No. 5 Italy. 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.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Poland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..
January – December 2018
|5||New York City||$7,269,635|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Newark fell 26.07 percent compared to last year to $34.58 million.
- Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 35.45 percent compared to last year to $33.1 million.
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 955.01 percent compared to last year to $33.08 million.
- Port of New Orleans rose 86.14 percent compared to last year to $31.89 million.
- Port of Houston fell 37.15 percent compared to last year to $21.4 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 Germany increased $45.12 million, 59.26 percent, (37.4 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan decreased $33.9 million, 41.76 percent, (14.58 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $6.19 million, 30.9 percent, (8.08 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Poland increased $11.97 million, 90.64 percent, (7.76 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $6.27 million, 70.33 percent, (4.69 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 72.51 percent of all these Steam turbines, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $235.1 million of the $324.22 million total.
All totaled, 47.51 percent of all these Steam turbines, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $154.04 million of the $324.22 million total