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

Imports: U.S. government imports

U.S. government imports, the No. 769 import by value totaled $27.69 million for the month of July, $81.61 million through July of 2019, and $453.07 million 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
1Ukraine$22.38 M
2Russia$11.08 M
3Canada$10 M
4Spain$9.97 M
5Germany$8.59 M
6France$7.68 M
7Sweden$3.44 M
8Italy$2.85 M
9Norway$994,651
10United Kingdom$829,737
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U.S. imports of U.S. government imports decreased 25.79 percent through July to $81.61 million

U.S. imports of U.S. government imports decreased 25.79 percent from $109.97 million to $81.61 million 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 769 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 709 for the last full year with a total value of $453.07 million, a $80.88 million, 21.73 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ukraine, No. 2 Russia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 3 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Russia, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Portsmouth, N.H., No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va., No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ukraine $22,382,985
2Russia $11,077,892
3Canada $10,002,711
4Spain $9,967,403
5Germany $8,592,194
6France $7,682,263
7Sweden $3,435,237
8Italy $2,846,829
9Norway $994,651
10United Kingdom $829,737

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland, Maine $228,966,328
2Washington, D.C. $40,336,907
3Baltimore $18,511,827
4Pembina, N.D. $5,616,015
5Los Angeles $3,820,845
6New Orleans $3,771,512
7Phoenix/Nogales $1,806,000
8Buffalo $1,499,272
9Cleveland $1,172,088
10New York City $945,144

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:

  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 39.79 percent compared to last year to $24.12 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 6176.54 percent compared to last year to $22.31 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. fell 35.44 percent compared to last year to $14.61 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 4.25 percent compared to last year to $4.76 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 46.75 percent compared to last year to $3.2 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 Ukraine increased $22.01 million, 5867.59 percent, (27.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Russia decreased $9.49 million, 46.15 percent, (13.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $958,979, 8.75 percent, (12.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $9.67 million, 3268.05 percent, (12.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $2.51 million, 41.2 percent, (10.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76 percent of all these U.S. government imports imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $62.02 million of the $81.61 million total.

All totaled, 84.54 percent of all these U.S. government imports imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $68.99 million of the $81.61 million total