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

Imports: X-ray apparatus

X-ray apparatus, the No. 105 import by value totaled $374.39 million for the month of August, $2.9 billion through August of 2019, and $4.47 billion 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
1Germany$949.88 M
2China$318.5 M
3The Netherlands$272.91 M
4Japan$254.45 M
5Mexico$176.23 M
6France$157.4 M
7United Kingdom$120.48 M
8Israel$92.58 M
9South Korea$91.91 M
10Switzerland$87.41 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.9 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $444,617,226
2Port of Newark $372,958,127
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $243,856,943
4Port of Los Angeles $205,672,474
5Los Angeles International Airport $149,909,670
6Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $129,366,052
7Port of New Orleans $120,057,104
8Port of Charleston $103,935,582
9San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $102,573,488
10Port Laredo $96,430,811

U.S. imports of X-ray apparatus decreased 1.17 percent through August to $2.9 billion

U.S. imports of X-ray apparatus decreased 1.17 percent from $2.93 billion to $2.9 billion through the first eight 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 105 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 105 for the last full year with a total value of $4.47 billion, a $303.81 million, 7.29 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 China, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $949,881,084
2China $318,499,631
3The Netherlands $272,912,289
4Japan $254,454,976
5Mexico $176,226,913
6France $157,403,399
7United Kingdom $120,483,797
8Israel $92,583,420
9South Korea $91,905,437
10Switzerland $87,406,396

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $303,810,236
2Chicago $240,009,605
3Los Angeles $192,612,878
4New Orleans $92,526,637
5Cleveland $82,930,671
6Atlanta/Savannah $74,321,599
7San Francisco $71,489,542
8Charleston $55,391,426
9Norfolk $44,268,796
10Laredo $43,871,711

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 5.67 percent compared to last year to $444.62 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 13.33 percent compared to last year to $372.96 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 11.99 percent compared to last year to $243.86 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 37.67 percent compared to last year to $205.67 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 17.61 percent compared to last year to $149.91 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 Germany increased $54.38 million, 6.07 percent, (32.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $66.22 million, 17.21 percent, (11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $15.74 million, 5.45 percent, (9.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $26.9 million, 9.56 percent, (8.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $37.44 million, 26.98 percent, (6.09 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.1 percent of all these X-ray apparatus imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $1.97 billion of the $2.9 billion total.

All totaled, 48.93 percent of all these X-ray apparatus imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.42 billion of the $2.9 billion total