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

Imports: Tractors

Tractors, the No. 31 import by value totaled $1.17 billion for the month of October, $10.26 billion through October of 2018, and $9.01 billion 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
1Mexico$7.09 B
2Japan$660.76 M
3Germany$474.64 M
4Brazil$441.05 M
5South Korea$391.27 M
6India$270.38 M
7Canada$233.75 M
8United Kingdom$166.36 M
9Italy$137.65 M
10Turkey$124.82 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.26 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $6,601,948,438
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $705,524,723
3Port of Baltimore, Md. $605,836,551
4Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $482,880,894
5Port of Galveston, Texas $340,050,763
6Port of Houston $231,702,107
7Port of Virginia $172,211,944
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $135,002,750
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $130,917,901
10Port Hueneme, Calif. $94,918,517

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 37.97 percent through October to $10.26 billion

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 37.97 percent from $7.44 billion to $10.26 billion 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 31 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 49 for the last full year with a total value of $9.01 billion, a $946.07 million, 11.73 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Galveston, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Galveston, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $7,093,739,290
2Japan $660,760,002
3Germany $474,641,311
4Brazil $441,052,804
5South Korea $391,274,973
6India $270,376,244
7Canada $233,751,380
8United Kingdom $166,356,866
9Italy $137,653,372
10Turkey $124,819,852

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $980,360,687
2Atlanta/Savannah $141,449,959
3Baltimore $112,826,679
4Houston $102,332,366
5San Diego $65,071,584
6Norfolk $51,995,250
7Seattle $30,490,235
8San Francisco $20,632,649
9St. Louis $20,532,667
10Los Angeles $15,909,587

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 Laredo rose 41.64 percent compared to last year to $6.6 billion.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 101.28 percent compared to last year to $705.52 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 20.69 percent compared to last year to $605.84 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 85.74 percent compared to last year to $482.88 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 48.84 percent compared to last year to $340.05 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 $2.16 billion, 43.89 percent, (69.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $120.47 million, 22.3 percent, (6.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $34.83 million, 7.92 percent, (4.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $257.57 million, 140.38 percent, (4.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $87.23 million, 28.69 percent, (3.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.33 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $9.06 billion of the $10.26 billion total.

All totaled, 85.16 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $8.74 billion of the $10.26 billion total