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

Imports: Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts

Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts, the No. 650 import by value totaled $20.55 million for the month of October, $207.33 million through October of 2018, and $261.68 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
1Canada$116.27 M
2Switzerland$23.71 M
3South Korea$13.02 M
4South Africa$10.23 M
5United Kingdom$8.01 M
6Taiwan$7.56 M
7Germany$6.44 M
8Israel$5.82 M
9The Netherlands$3.3 M
10Italy$2.93 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $207.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $86,082,047
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $17,447,613
3Port of Newark $15,001,423
4Port of Calais, Maine $13,496,644
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $12,981,685
6Port of Los Angeles $11,691,966
7Port of Charleston $9,145,596
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $6,047,954
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,760,498
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,923,395

U.S. imports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 3.40 percent through October to $207.33 million

U.S. imports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 3.40 percent from $214.62 million to $207.33 million through the first 10 months of 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 650 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 620 for the last full year with a total value of $261.68 million, a $14.03 million, 5.09 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Israel, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $116,265,894
2Switzerland $23,706,654
3South Korea $13,022,356
4South Africa $10,231,534
5United Kingdom $8,012,891
6Taiwan $7,560,745
7Germany $6,437,770
8Israel $5,824,953
9The Netherlands $3,295,820
10Italy $2,933,707

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $22,520,736
2Chicago $3,593,094
3Seattle $3,026,580
4New York City $2,942,457
5Portland, Maine $2,514,110
6Buffalo $2,048,692
7Charleston $1,895,507
8Atlanta/Savannah $861,956
9Baltimore $829,693
10Wilmington $264,091

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 31.68 percent compared to last year to $86.08 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 104.75 percent compared to last year to $17.45 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 51.51 percent compared to last year to $15 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 2.53 percent compared to last year to $13.5 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 8.71 percent compared to last year to $12.98 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 Canada increased $28.47 million, 32.42 percent, (56.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland increased $8.68 million, 57.74 percent, (11.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea decreased $2.96 million, 18.52 percent, (6.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa increased $9.19 million, 882.6 percent, (4.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $2.93 million, 57.53 percent, (3.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.59 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $171.24 million of the $207.33 million total.

All totaled, 69.94 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $145.01 million of the $207.33 million total