Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: TVs, computer monitors

TVs, computer monitors, the No. 21 import by value totaled $1.26 billion for the month of February, $2.75 billion through February of 2020, and $23.56 billion for all of 2019, 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
1Mexico$1.38 B
2China$846.2 M
3Taiwan$88.72 M
4Indonesia$72 M
5Vietnam$66.92 M
6South Korea$58.09 M
7Thailand$49.4 M
8Belgium$29.26 M
9Poland$28.12 M
10Japan$26.65 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.75 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $913,897,299
2Port of Los Angeles $459,333,249
3Pharr International Bridge in Texas $354,681,899
4Port of Newark $106,988,796
5Port of Long Beach $96,025,728
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $93,746,731
7El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $90,223,430
8Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $84,047,969
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $65,175,479
10Port of Houston $47,238,926

U.S. imports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 25.09 percent through February to $2.75 billion

U.S. imports of TVs, computer monitors decreased 25.09 percent from $3.67 billion to $2.75 billion through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 21 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 16 for the last full year with a total value of $23.56 billion, a $595.66 million, 2.47 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,377,842,114
2China $846,201,210
3Taiwan $88,724,185
4Indonesia $72,000,400
5Vietnam $66,915,353
6South Korea $58,087,557
7Thailand $49,399,549
8Belgium $29,255,077
9Poland $28,123,158
10Japan $26,651,714

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $524,598,431
2Los Angeles $422,849,288
3Laredo $139,400,054
4Chicago $60,548,505
5New York City $55,700,497
6Seattle $54,950,369
7Atlanta/Savannah $51,147,422
8San Francisco $37,907,078
9New Orleans $28,009,975
10Cleveland $22,336,790

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 28.3 percent compared to last year to $913.9 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 61.06 percent compared to last year to $459.33 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 16.26 percent compared to last year to $354.68 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 120.09 percent compared to last year to $106.99 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 55.91 percent compared to last year to $96.03 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 Mexico increased $184.09 million, 15.42 percent, (50.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $1.22 billion, 59 percent, (30.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $43.04 million, 94.2 percent, (3.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $34.11 million, 90.04 percent, (2.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $62.91 million, 1569.18 percent, (2.43 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.2 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $2.45 billion of the $2.75 billion total.

All totaled, 70.25 percent of all these TVs, computer monitors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.93 billion of the $2.75 billion total