Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Parts for cellular communications

Parts for cellular communications, the No. 165 import by value totaled $209.81 million for the month of December, $2.54 billion through December of 2019, and $2.83 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

RankCountry2019
1China$524.84 M
2Mexico$379.19 M
3Canada$263.96 M
4Taiwan$151.07 M
5Japan$146.1 M
6Germany$113.64 M
7United Kingdom$109.28 M
8Israel$91.5 M
9Malaysia$86.66 M
10Thailand$84.23 M
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U.S. imports of Parts for cellular communications decreased 10.39 percent through December 2019 to $2.54 billion

U.S. imports of Parts for cellular communications decreased 10.39 percent from $2.83 billion to $2.54 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 165 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 155 for the last full year with a total value of $2.83 billion, a $191.74 million, 6.35 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through December 2019 the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five in 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 23.82 percent to $271.84 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 8.64 percent to $174.22 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 13.39 percent to $166.67 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 7.6 percent to $151.59 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 9.64 percent to $141.09 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 decreased $254.24 million, 32.63 percent, (20.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $7.44 million, 1.92 percent, (14.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $475,614, 0.18 percent, (10.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $44.74 million, 22.85 percent, (5.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $33.94 million, 18.85 percent, (5.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 57.77 percent of all these Parts for cellular communications imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $1.47 billion of the $2.54 billion total.

All totaled, 35.7 percent of all these Parts for cellular communications imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $905.41 million of the $2.54 billion total.