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

Imports: Transmission shafts, bearings, gears

Transmission shafts, bearings, gears, the No. 48 import by value totaled $865.33 million for the month of July, $5.82 billion through July of 2019, and $9.6 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
1China$1.05 B
2Japan$798.16 M
3Germany$762.83 M
4Mexico$465.63 M
5Italy$446.63 M
6Canada$438.77 M
7India$352.4 M
8South Korea$226.36 M
9France$221.84 M
10Poland$143.15 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.82 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $556,124,763
2Port of Los Angeles $553,158,788
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $470,544,282
4Port Laredo $358,203,091
5Port of Virginia $345,023,510
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $305,715,868
7Port of Charleston $276,959,009
8Port of Mobile, Ala. $266,209,964
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $232,118,674
10Port of Long Beach $216,501,272

U.S. imports of Transmission shafts, bearings, gears increased 6.68 percent through July to $5.82 billion

U.S. imports of Transmission shafts, bearings, gears increased 6.68 percent from $5.46 billion to $5.82 billion through the first seven 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 48 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 52 for the last full year with a total value of $9.6 billion, a $812.6 million, 9.25 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,052,622,431
2Japan $798,160,442
3Germany $762,827,328
4Mexico $465,634,745
5Italy $446,627,447
6Canada $438,773,749
7India $352,404,737
8South Korea $226,361,753
9France $221,844,834
10Poland $143,153,016

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $490,318,130
2Detroit $290,303,375
3Cleveland $286,587,700
4New York City $239,703,396
5Laredo $211,955,171
6New Orleans $188,611,664
7Jacksonville/Tampa $166,146,939
8Atlanta/Savannah $148,582,539
9Charleston $135,480,872
10Los Angeles $127,150,200

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 16.07 percent compared to last year to $556.12 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 0.25 percent compared to last year to $553.16 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 3.55 percent compared to last year to $470.54 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.16 percent compared to last year to $358.2 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 21.08 percent compared to last year to $345.02 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 China increased $66.96 million, 6.79 percent, (18.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $37.35 million, 4.91 percent, (13.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $29.17 million, 3.68 percent, (13.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $35.98 million, 8.37 percent, (8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $49.08 million, 12.34 percent, (7.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 60.56 percent of all these Transmission shafts, bearings, gears imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $3.53 billion of the $5.82 billion total.

All totaled, 39.22 percent of all these Transmission shafts, bearings, gears imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $2.28 billion of the $5.82 billion total