Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through April 2020.

Imports: Misc. engines and motors, parts

Misc. engines and motors, parts, the No. 63 import by value totaled $532.97 million for the month of April, $2.29 billion through April of 2020, and $6.39 billion for all of 2019, 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$359.28 M
2Mexico$247.28 M
3Spain$204 M
4Japan$176.7 M
5India$162.82 M
6Germany$160.67 M
7Canada$143.04 M
8Brazil$140 M
9Denmark$122.42 M
10United Kingdom$116.11 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.76 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $204,609,543
2Brownsville International Bridges $127,474,965
3Port of Corpus Christi, Texas $120,374,020
4Port of Beaumont, Texas $91,728,652
5Port of Newark $80,059,932
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $78,026,120
7Port of Los Angeles $73,843,291
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $60,475,477
9Port of Charleston $58,025,669
10Port of New Orleans $57,575,281

U.S. imports of Misc. engines and motors, parts increased 21.06 percent through March to $1.76 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. engines and motors, parts increased 21.06 percent from $1.45 billion to $1.76 billion through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 63 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 80 for the last full year with a total value of $6.39 billion, a $702.11 million, 12.35 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 3 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 4 Port of Beaumont, Texas and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $273,070,892
2Mexico $191,404,683
3Spain $147,491,950
4Japan $135,607,949
5India $127,582,251
6Canada $115,556,371
7Germany $109,035,283
8Denmark $108,018,771
9Brazil $93,546,234
10United Kingdom $88,485,701

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $51,023,404
2Chicago $41,744,979
3New Orleans $36,462,456
4El Paso $29,056,168
5Atlanta/Savannah $25,429,608
6New York City $23,637,213
7Detroit $22,084,295
8Cleveland $21,351,108
9Laredo $19,875,801
10Seattle $19,592,197

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 Houston rose 220.87 percent compared to last year to $204.61 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 108.51 percent compared to last year to $127.47 million.
  • Port of Corpus Christi, Texas rose 280.36 percent compared to last year to $120.37 million.
  • Port of Beaumont, Texas rose 73.56 percent compared to last year to $91.73 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 4.69 percent compared to last year to $80.06 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 increased $43 million, 18.69 percent, (15.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $26.64 million, 16.17 percent, (10.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $125.97 million, 585.44 percent, (8.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $14.72 million, 9.79 percent, (7.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $60.88 million, 91.27 percent, (7.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 49.81 percent of all these Misc. engines and motors, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $875.16 million of the $1.76 billion total.

All totaled, 35.53 percent of all these Misc. engines and motors, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $624.25 million of the $1.76 billion total