Total Trade: $851.01 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$437,950,149|
|2||Port of Long Beach||$91,129,914|
|4||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$27,589,778|
|5||Chicago O’Hare International Airport||$25,769,025|
|6||Los Angeles International Airport||$23,984,574|
|7||Port of Newark||$20,542,665|
|8||Port of New Orleans||$18,041,301|
|9||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$17,958,587|
|10||San Francisco International Airport, Calif.||$17,587,114|
U.S. imports of Video recording equipment decreased 18.25 percent through October to $851.01 million
U.S. imports of Video recording equipment decreased 18.25 percent from $1.04 billion to $851.01 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 341 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 267 for the last full year with a total value of $1.25 billion, a $76.21 million, 5.75 percent decreased from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Japan. 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..
January – October 2018
|5||New York City||$7,058,878|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles fell 6.67 percent compared to last year to $437.95 million.
- Port of Long Beach fell 34.82 percent compared to last year to $91.13 million.
- Port Miami rose 62.84 percent compared to last year to $41.8 million.
- John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 28.93 percent compared to last year to $27.59 million.
- Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 14.95 percent compared to last year to $25.77 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 $785,018, 0.18 percent, (51.81 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Malaysia decreased $14.01 million, 16.63 percent, (8.26 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Indonesia decreased $43.99 million, 39.29 percent, (7.99 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand decreased $27.47 million, 33.43 percent, (6.43 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $6.67 million, 16.56 percent, (3.95 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 78.44 percent of all these Video recording equipment imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $667.51 million of the $851.01 million total.
All totaled, 73.35 percent of all these Video recording equipment imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $624.23 million of the $851.01 million total