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

Imports: Work trucks, other than tractors

Work trucks, other than tractors, the No. 571 import by value totaled $39.84 million for the month of October, $287.57 million through October of 2018, and $268.7 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
1Japan$73.83 M
2Thailand$32.09 M
3Germany$31.42 M
4China$30.91 M
5Canada$20.2 M
6India$19.37 M
7Taiwan$17.7 M
8South Korea$17.22 M
9Mexico$12.76 M
10France$8.83 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $287.57 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $65,913,134
2Port of Los Angeles $32,083,253
3Port of Long Beach $30,217,037
4Port of Charleston $26,065,397
5Port of Newark $22,327,856
6Port of Virginia $17,134,211
7Port Laredo $11,434,257
8Port of Houston $10,071,715
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,563,227
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $8,214,231

U.S. imports of Work trucks, other than tractors increased 27.32 percent through October to $287.57 million

U.S. imports of Work trucks, other than tractors increased 27.32 percent from $225.86 million to $287.57 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 571 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 607 for the last full year with a total value of $268.7 million, a $1.86 million, 0.70 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $73,828,012
2Thailand $32,088,371
3Germany $31,419,304
4China $30,913,153
5Canada $20,202,353
6India $19,371,755
7Taiwan $17,696,866
8South Korea $17,219,992
9Mexico $12,764,367
10France $8,833,038

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $10,869,172
2Atlanta/Savannah $10,618,904
3Minneapolis $6,940,030
4Charleston $5,517,691
5Detroit $3,497,716
6Chicago $2,500,315
7Los Angeles $2,086,755
8Houston $1,989,590
9Norfolk $1,309,958
10Laredo $1,166,675

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 Savannah, Ga. rose 18.28 percent compared to last year to $65.91 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 64.86 percent compared to last year to $32.08 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 9.4 percent compared to last year to $30.22 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 16.91 percent compared to last year to $26.07 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 76.88 percent compared to last year to $22.33 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 Japan decreased $2.15 million, 2.83 percent, (25.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $5.73 million, 21.73 percent, (11.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $17.17 million, 120.51 percent, (10.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $3.12 million, 9.18 percent, (10.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $1.34 million, 6.22 percent, (7.03 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.53 percent of all these Work trucks, other than tractors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $188.45 million of the $287.57 million total.

All totaled, 61.41 percent of all these Work trucks, other than tractors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $176.61 million of the $287.57 million total