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

Imports: Tractors

Tractors, the No. 27 import by value totaled $1.29 billion for the month of August, $9.35 billion through August 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$6.65 B
2Japan$612.42 M
3Germany$507.13 M
4Brazil$410.88 M
5South Korea$289.41 M
6Canada$216.07 M
7United Kingdom$142.82 M
8India$126.3 M
9Turkey$121.18 M
10France$119.73 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $9.35 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $6,133,522,714
2Port of Baltimore, Md. $689,742,520
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $587,921,468
4Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $488,930,295
5Port of Galveston, Texas $255,220,415
6Port of Houston $172,472,396
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $121,451,627
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $112,572,143
9Port of Virginia $95,442,014
10Port of Los Angeles $86,818,851

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 16.40 percent through August to $9.35 billion

U.S. imports of Tractors increased 16.40 percent from $8.03 billion to $9.35 billion through the first eight 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 27 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 30 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 August 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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $6,647,316,776
2Japan $612,417,547
3Germany $507,129,950
4Brazil $410,878,081
5South Korea $289,413,040
6Canada $216,072,347
7United Kingdom $142,815,334
8India $126,298,888
9Turkey $121,180,576
10France $119,734,377

January – August 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 eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 20.6 percent compared to last year to $6.13 billion.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 46.15 percent compared to last year to $689.74 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 3.1 percent compared to last year to $587.92 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 35 percent compared to last year to $488.93 million.
  • Port of Galveston, Texas fell 11.89 percent compared to last year to $255.22 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 $1.19 billion, 21.87 percent, (71.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $69.54 million, 12.81 percent, (6.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $129.68 million, 34.36 percent, (5.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Brazil increased $34.95 million, 9.3 percent, (4.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $39.15 million, 11.92 percent, (3.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.57 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $8.47 billion of the $9.35 billion total.

All totaled, 87.23 percent of all these Tractors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $8.16 billion of the $9.35 billion total