Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Vessels for transporting people, goods

Vessels for transporting people, goods, the No. 1205 import by value totaled $8,000 for the month of May, $248,236 through May of 2020, and $1.15 million for all of 2019, 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
1Vietnam$106,521
2China$92,569
3Japan$22,500
4Germany$18,646
5Bahrain$8,000
6Panama$0
7Colombia$0
8Canada$0
9French Polynesia$0
10Brazil$0
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U.S. imports of Vessels for transporting people, goods decreased 68.65 percent through May to $248,236

U.S. imports of Vessels for transporting people, goods decreased 68.65 percent from $791,778 to $248,236 through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1205 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1183 for the last full year with a total value of $1.15 million, a $5.82 million, 83.49 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Bahrain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Vessels Under Their Own Power, No. 2 Port of New London, Conn., No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Vessels Under Their Own Power, No. 2 Port of New London, Conn., No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of New York.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Vessels Under Their Own Power fell 68.65 percent compared to last year to $248,236.
  • Port of New London, Conn. totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of New York totaled $0. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 Vietnam decreased $162,717, 60.44 percent, (42.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $92,569, 0 percent, (37.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $22,500, 0 percent, (9.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $18,646, 0 percent, (7.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bahrain increased $8,000, 0 percent, (3.22 percent market share).

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Vessels for transporting people, goods imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $248,236 of the $248,236 total.

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Vessels for transporting people, goods imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $248,236 of the $248,236 total