Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2021.

Imports: Computer chips

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U.S. imports of Computer chips totaled $3.64 billion in May, a change of 62.08 percent from the same month one year ago. The change from one month ago was 18.56 percent. Among more than 1,260 commodity classifications, Computer chips ranked No. 10 in May. It had ranked No. 11 for the same month last year.

While Computer chips ranked No. 10 in May by value, it ranked No. 662 by tonnage. The top three U.S. markets by value for Computer chips imports in May were (1) Malaysia, (2) Taiwan, and (3) South Korea. Among the nation's more than 450 airports, seaports and border crossings, the top three by value were (1) Passenger vehicles, (2) Oil, and (3) Computers.

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