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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Imports: Tractors

Tractors, the No. 30 import by value totaled $974.81 million for the month of February, $2.03 billion through February of 2019, and $12.4 billion for all of 2018, 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$1.44 B
2Japan$123.45 M
3Germany$123.1 M
4Brazil$68.23 M
5South Korea$66.14 M
6Canada$43.51 M
7France$40.09 M
8India$37.98 M
9United Kingdom$29.03 M
10Italy$16.1 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.03 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $1,355,011,458
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $139,452,428
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $131,862,525
4Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $85,660,437
5Port of Galveston, Texas $66,523,846
6Port of Houston $30,709,504
7Port of Los Angeles $25,775,020
8Port of Brunswick, Ga. $25,766,588
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $21,842,566
10Port of Virginia $21,836,685

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 25.80 percent through February to $2.03 billion

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 25.80 percent from $1.61 billion to $2.03 billion through the first two months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 30 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 45 for the last full year with a total value of $12.4 billion, a $3.39 billion, 37.65 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February 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 Baltimore, Md., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., 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 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.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,444,416,434
2Japan $123,451,261
3Germany $123,104,588
4Brazil $68,230,472
5South Korea $66,140,070
6Canada $43,511,027
7France $40,085,631
8India $37,983,766
9United Kingdom $29,026,514
10Italy $16,099,087

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $2,366,061,274
2Baltimore $291,524,535
3Atlanta/Savannah $277,416,230
4Houston $222,262,493
5San Diego $175,163,901
6Seattle $71,493,968
7Norfolk $67,465,393
8San Francisco $39,963,823
9Los Angeles $37,445,188
10St. Louis $36,690,187

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:

  • Port Laredo rose 38.22 percent compared to last year to $1.36 billion.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 23.6 percent compared to last year to $139.45 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 13.4 percent compared to last year to $131.86 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 31.64 percent compared to last year to $85.66 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas rose 17.76 percent compared to last year to $66.52 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 $398.69 million, 38.13 percent, (71.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $13.02 million, 11.79 percent, (6.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $30.3 million, 32.65 percent, (6.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil decreased $21.57 million, 24.02 percent, (3.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $17.84 million, 21.24 percent, (3.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.97 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.83 billion of the $2.03 billion total.

All totaled, 87.66 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.78 billion of the $2.03 billion total