Total Trade: $2.26 billion
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$584,263,672|
|3||Pharr International Bridge in Texas||$386,005,817|
|4||Port of Long Beach||$108,902,068|
|5||Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C.||$77,279,239|
|6||Brownsville International Bridges||$67,347,020|
|7||Huntsville International Airport, Ala.||$59,260,176|
|8||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$58,821,558|
|9||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$45,040,625|
|10||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$44,269,430|
U.S. imports of Vehicle audio systems decreased 2.94 percent through August to $2.26 billion
U.S. imports of Vehicle audio systems decreased 2.94 percent from $2.33 billion to $2.26 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 127 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 125 for the last full year with a total value of $3.6 billion, a $438.55 million, 10.85 percent decreased from the 2017 total.
Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.
January – August 2019
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 of Los Angeles fell 25.61 percent compared to last year to $584.26 million.
- Port Laredo rose 75.91 percent compared to last year to $404.92 million.
- Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 5.41 percent compared to last year to $386.01 million.
- Port of Long Beach rose 24.96 percent compared to last year to $108.9 million.
- Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, S.C. rose 373.84 percent compared to last year to $77.28 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 $169.55 million, 21.54 percent, (42.35 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $250.75 million, 42.89 percent, (14.78 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $8.63 million, 3.55 percent, (11.15 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Malaysia increased $40.35 million, 21.5 percent, (10.09 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $50.26 million, 45.37 percent, (7.13 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 85.5 percent of all these Vehicle audio systems imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $1.93 billion of the $2.26 billion total.
All totaled, 69.12 percent of all these Vehicle audio systems imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.56 billion of the $2.26 billion total