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

Imports: Weighing machines, weights, parts

Weighing machines, weights, parts, the No. 414 import by value totaled $58.23 million for the month of March, $174.21 million through March of 2019, and $754.03 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$61.26 M
2Japan$35.98 M
3Mexico$24.01 M
4Germany$17.16 M
5Canada$6.33 M
6United Kingdom$4.16 M
7Sri Lanka$3.87 M
8Italy$3.26 M
9Switzerland$2.2 M
10Taiwan$2.17 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $174.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $31,341,711
2Port of Newark $18,426,978
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $16,021,408
4Pharr International Bridge in Texas $14,036,724
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $11,382,253
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $10,613,744
7Port of Long Beach $9,309,823
8Brownsville International Bridges $5,745,921
9Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Minn. $3,733,791
10Port of Virginia $3,688,486

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts decreased 1.74 percent through March to $174.21 million

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts decreased 1.74 percent from $177.29 million to $174.21 million through the first three 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 414 through March 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 $754.03 million, a $54.22 million, 7.75 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March 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 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Pharr International Bridge in Texas 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 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $61,262,405
2Japan $35,975,966
3Mexico $24,013,117
4Germany $17,161,694
5Canada $6,332,635
6United Kingdom $4,160,425
7Sri Lanka $3,867,496
8Italy $3,262,888
9Switzerland $2,201,857
10Taiwan $2,172,943

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $37,086,327
2Chicago $29,978,037
3Laredo $25,383,940
4Cleveland $20,495,286
5San Francisco $19,916,352
6New York City $15,187,440
7New Orleans $11,181,483
8Minneapolis $10,869,657
9Atlanta/Savannah $10,853,107
10St. Louis $7,037,032

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 13.47 percent compared to last year to $31.34 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 75.4 percent compared to last year to $18.43 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 9.68 percent compared to last year to $16.02 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 19.96 percent compared to last year to $14.04 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 1.04 percent compared to last year to $11.38 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 $11.36 million, 15.64 percent, (35.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $3.59 million, 11.09 percent, (20.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $1.12 million, 4.91 percent, (13.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $4.74 million, 38.16 percent, (9.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $1.21 million, 23.69 percent, (3.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.09 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $144.75 million of the $174.21 million total.

All totaled, 52.36 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $91.21 million of the $174.21 million total