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

Imports: Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts

Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts, the No. 650 import by value totaled $20.89 million for the month of December, $250.03 million through December 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$135.14 M
2Switzerland$28.18 M
3South Korea$16.24 M
4South Africa$12.45 M
5Germany$10.51 M
6Israel$9.99 M
7United Kingdom$9.74 M
8Taiwan$8.36 M
9Italy$4.06 M
10The Netherlands$4.02 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $250.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $101,391,103
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $20,480,847
3Port of Newark $19,521,903
4Port of Calais, Maine $16,296,122
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $15,103,865
6Port of Los Angeles $14,509,829
7Port of Charleston $10,533,578
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,883,672
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $6,174,322
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $4,190,008

U.S. imports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 4.45 percent through December to $250.03 million

U.S. imports of Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts decreased 4.45 percent from $261.68 million to $250.03 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 650 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 619 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Switzerland, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Germany. 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 Switzerland, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 South Africa. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $135,140,752
2Switzerland $28,183,902
3South Korea $16,235,687
4South Africa $12,448,976
5Germany $10,505,331
6Israel $9,993,475
7United Kingdom $9,742,073
8Taiwan $8,355,051
9Italy $4,057,003
10The Netherlands $4,023,791

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $32,570,821
2Chicago $6,188,410
3New York City $3,774,676
4Portland, Maine $3,657,608
5Buffalo $3,356,014
6Seattle $3,174,539
7Charleston $2,786,077
8New Orleans $1,885,088
9Baltimore $1,257,603
10Atlanta/Savannah $861,956

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 25.21 percent compared to last year to $101.39 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 106.48 percent compared to last year to $20.48 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 39.09 percent compared to last year to $19.52 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 2.52 percent compared to last year to $16.3 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 7.32 percent compared to last year to $15.1 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 $26.39 million, 24.27 percent, (54.05 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Switzerland increased $5.22 million, 22.72 percent, (11.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea decreased $1.87 million, 10.35 percent, (6.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 South Africa increased $5.17 million, 70.92 percent, (4.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $6.28 million, 148.47 percent, (4.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $202.51 million of the $250.03 million total.

All totaled, 69.11 percent of all these Tanks, armored fighting vehicles, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $172.79 million of the $250.03 million total