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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Weighing machines, weights, parts

Weighing machines, weights, parts, the No. 411 import by value totaled $70.76 million for the month of October, $628.23 million through October of 2018, and $699.8 million for all of 2017, 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$248.84 M
2Japan$108.39 M
3Mexico$80.28 M
4Germany$58.88 M
5Canada$18.92 M
6The Netherlands$17.05 M
7United Kingdom$14.18 M
8Sri Lanka$11 M
9South Korea$10.5 M
10Switzerland$10.18 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $628.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $124,644,033
2Pharr International Bridge in Texas $48,494,589
3Port of Newark $47,243,884
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $46,820,007
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $39,489,883
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $34,382,094
7Port of Long Beach $34,071,452
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $24,101,100
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $16,904,595
10Brownsville International Bridges $15,962,692

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts increased 7.74 percent through October to $628.23 million

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts increased 7.74 percent from $583.09 million to $628.23 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 411 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 410 for the last full year with a total value of $699.8 million, a $34.42 million, 4.69 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $248,841,804
2Japan $108,394,726
3Mexico $80,281,955
4Germany $58,882,802
5Canada $18,916,186
6The Netherlands $17,052,008
7United Kingdom $14,181,935
8Sri Lanka $11,000,301
9South Korea $10,500,531
10Switzerland $10,179,845

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $16,795,544
2Laredo $13,062,623
3Chicago $12,545,757
4Cleveland $10,298,430
5San Francisco $10,212,975
6New York City $7,088,862
7New Orleans $7,027,486
8Atlanta/Savannah $5,082,940
9Minneapolis $5,071,056
10St. Louis $3,788,708

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 rose 9.67 percent compared to last year to $124.64 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 18.93 percent compared to last year to $48.49 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 25.06 percent compared to last year to $47.24 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 3.12 percent compared to last year to $46.82 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 18.48 percent compared to last year to $39.49 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 $1.71 million, 0.69 percent, (39.61 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $3.52 million, 3.36 percent, (17.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $7.57 million, 10.41 percent, (12.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $11.61 million, 24.57 percent, (9.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $1.27 million, 7.18 percent, (3.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.03 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $515.32 million of the $628.23 million total.

All totaled, 48.82 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $306.69 million of the $628.23 million total