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

Imports: Work trucks, other than tractors

Work trucks, other than tractors, the No. 565 import by value totaled $25.8 million for the month of December, $346.47 million through December 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$90.24 M
2Germany$41.47 M
3Thailand$38.32 M
4China$35.1 M
5Taiwan$25.43 M
6Canada$24.78 M
7India$21.35 M
8South Korea$18.13 M
9Mexico$14.53 M
10France$10 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $346.47 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $81,883,647
2Port of Los Angeles $41,128,963
3Port of Long Beach $35,075,029
4Port of Charleston $31,986,867
5Port of Newark $23,888,764
6Port of Virginia $18,709,725
7Port Laredo $13,069,140
8Port of Houston $11,300,524
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $10,085,310
10Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $9,710,904

U.S. imports of Work trucks, other than tractors increased 28.94 percent through December to $346.47 million

U.S. imports of Work trucks, other than tractors increased 28.94 percent from $268.7 million to $346.47 million in 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 565 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 612 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $90,240,144
2Germany $41,474,008
3Thailand $38,315,220
4China $35,104,320
5Taiwan $25,434,400
6Canada $24,781,688
7India $21,354,848
8South Korea $18,132,375
9Mexico $14,534,728
10France $10,000,630

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $18,228,333
2New York City $11,244,449
3Minneapolis $8,606,874
4Charleston $8,040,619
5Los Angeles $6,884,814
6Detroit $5,091,770
7Chicago $3,842,419
8Houston $2,860,063
9Norfolk $1,735,655
10Laredo $1,677,821

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 26.11 percent compared to last year to $81.88 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 76.65 percent compared to last year to $41.13 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 7 percent compared to last year to $35.08 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 27.05 percent compared to last year to $31.99 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 60.99 percent compared to last year to $23.89 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 increased $2.09 million, 2.37 percent, (26.05 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $23.68 million, 133.12 percent, (11.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $6.87 million, 21.86 percent, (11.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $4.03 million, 10.3 percent, (10.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $21.31 million, 516.99 percent, (7.34 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.55 percent of all these Work trucks, other than tractors imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $230.57 million of the $346.47 million total.

All totaled, 61.76 percent of all these Work trucks, other than tractors imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $213.96 million of the $346.47 million total