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

Imports: Vehicles for invalids

Vehicles for invalids, the No. 574 import by value totaled $31.46 million for the month of August, $222.29 million through August of 2019, and $325.92 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
1China$132.84 M
2Mexico$32.78 M
3Canada$19.44 M
4Taiwan$14.9 M
5Vietnam$14.08 M
6Japan$1.14 M
7Australia$1.03 M
8Thailand$1.02 M
9Italy$896,283
10Sweden$811,738
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $222.29 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $43,816,155
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $41,855,932
3Port of Los Angeles $32,986,244
4Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $19,312,144
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $13,457,822
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $10,845,240
7Port of Long Beach $10,443,924
8Port Miami $6,398,363
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,794,979
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $5,139,527

U.S. imports of Vehicles for invalids increased 3.90 percent through August to $222.29 million

U.S. imports of Vehicles for invalids increased 3.90 percent from $213.95 million to $222.29 million 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 574 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 589 for the last full year with a total value of $325.92 million, a $13.57 million, 4.34 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $132,844,421
2Mexico $32,776,336
3Canada $19,444,280
4Taiwan $14,895,106
5Vietnam $14,076,207
6Japan $1,140,378
7Australia $1,025,824
8Thailand $1,021,034
9Italy $896,283
10Sweden $811,738

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $16,443,812
2New York City $16,033,867
3San Diego $13,166,102
4Atlanta/Savannah $12,979,085
5Philadelphia $8,815,976
6Chicago $6,896,541
7Laredo $6,545,524
8San Francisco $5,124,477
9Jacksonville/Tampa $5,093,613
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,109,945

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 Newark rose 8.44 percent compared to last year to $43.82 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 71.26 percent compared to last year to $41.86 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 1.52 percent compared to last year to $32.99 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 41.16 percent compared to last year to $19.31 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 6.46 percent compared to last year to $13.46 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 $15.31 million, 13.03 percent, (59.76 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $14.43 million, 30.57 percent, (14.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $2.8 million, 16.83 percent, (8.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $71,239, 0.48 percent, (6.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $3.28 million, 30.38 percent, (6.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.29 percent of all these Vehicles for invalids imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $214.04 million of the $222.29 million total.

All totaled, 68.12 percent of all these Vehicles for invalids imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $151.43 million of the $222.29 million total