Total Trade: $139.37 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$59,472,474|
|2||Port of Long Beach||$24,735,851|
|3||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$7,181,007|
|4||Los Angeles International Airport||$5,835,252|
|5||Port of Newark||$4,153,775|
|6||Port of Houston||$4,094,319|
|8||Port of Oakland, Calif.||$2,913,335|
|9||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$2,800,069|
|10||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$2,147,265|
U.S. imports of Video recording equipment decreased 14.25 percent through February to $139.37 million
U.S. imports of Video recording equipment decreased 14.25 percent from $162.53 million to $139.37 million through the first two 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 376 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 329 for the last full year with a total value of $1.02 billion, a $229.43 million, 18.36 percent decreased from the 2017 total.
Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Malaysia and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.
January – February 2019
|5||New York City||$14,823,986|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles fell 27.71 percent compared to last year to $59.47 million.
- Port of Long Beach fell 8.12 percent compared to last year to $24.74 million.
- John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 92.35 percent compared to last year to $7.18 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport rose 63.6 percent compared to last year to $5.84 million.
- Port of Newark rose 4.15 percent compared to last year to $4.15 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 decreased $6.27 million, 7.65 percent, (54.25 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Malaysia increased $3.54 million, 35.42 percent, (9.72 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $8.8 million, 54.28 percent, (5.32 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $2.98 million, 93.1 percent, (4.44 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia decreased $6.89 million, 53.72 percent, (4.26 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 77.98 percent of all these Video recording equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $108.69 million of the $139.37 million total.
All totaled, 72.74 percent of all these Video recording equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $101.38 million of the $139.37 million total