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Total U.S. Imports to California

Top 25 6-digit HS Commodities Based on 2018 Dollar Value

U.S. Imports by State of Final Destination (State Import Series). Values in millions of dollars. Percent Change is from 2017 - 2018.

Rank HS Code Description 2015 Value 2016 Value 2017 Value 2018 Value 2015 % Share 2016 % Share 2017 % Share 2018 % Share % Change, 2017 - 2018
--- --- Total California Imports and % Share of U.S. Total 408,337 410,062 440,253 441,019 18.2 18.8 18.8 17.4 0.2
--- --- Total, Top 25 Commodities and % Share of State Total 186,288 187,163 204,502 189,166 45.6 45.6 46.5 42.9 -7.5
1 870323 PASS VEH SPK-IG INT COM R 38,978 44,069 36,516 29,758 9.5 10.7 8.3 6.7 -18.5
2 270900 CRUDE OIL FROM PETROLEUM AND BITUMINOUS MINERALS 16,150 12,445 17,872 24,273 4.0 3.0 4.1 5.5 35.8
3 847130 PORT DIGTL AUTOMATIC DA 15,916 17,405 19,654 17,426 3.9 4.2 4.5 4.0 -11.3
4 851712 PHONES FOR CELLULAR NTWKS OR FOR OTH WIRELESS NTWK 14,608 16,062 19,163 13,750 3.6 3.9 4.4 3.1 -28.2
5 847330 PARTS & ACCESSORIES FOR ADP M 8,440 7,054 10,138 13,027 2.1 1.7 2.3 3.0 28.5
6 851762 MACH FOR RECP/CONVR/TRANS/R 14,858 12,017 12,984 12,579 3.6 2.9 2.9 2.9 -3.1
7 870324 PASS VEH SPK-IG INT COM RCPR P ENG > 3000 CC 16,171 14,843 13,976 9,524 4.0 3.6 3.2 2.2 -31.9
8 854231 PROCESSORS AND CONTROLLERS, ELECTRONIC INTEG CIRCT 10,999 9,996 10,328 9,139 2.7 2.4 2.3 2.1 -11.5
9 870322 PASS MTR VEH,SPARK IGN EN 3,426 4,856 6,278 5,584 0.8 1.2 1.4 1.3 -11.1
10 852351 SOLID-STATE NON-VOL SEMICONDUCTOR STORAGE DEVICES 3,557 3,993 4,848 4,699 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.1 -3.1
11 847170 AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING STORAGE UNITS, N.E.S.O.I 5,826 4,844 4,844 4,582 1.4 1.2 1.1 1.0 -5.4
12 950300 TRICYCLE, SCOOTR, PEDAL CAR & SIM WHEELED TYS; ETC 4,356 4,615 4,828 4,515 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 -6.5
13 852872 RECEPTION APPARATUS FOR TELEVISION, COLOR, NESOI 7,126 4,920 4,447 4,511 1.7 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.4
14 870431 MTR VEH TRANS GDS SPK IG IN C P ENG, GVW NOV 5 MT 2,352 2,864 3,215 4,403 0.6 0.7 0.7 1.0 37.0
15 271019 PETROL OIL BITUM MINERA 2,089 3,305 4,839 4,160 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.9 -14.0
16 847150 DIGITAL PROCESSING UNITS, N.E.S.O.I. 1,956 3,483 4,646 4,100 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.9 -11.7
17 844399 PTS & ACC OF PRINTERS, COPIERS AND FAX MACH, NESOI 3,351 3,427 3,246 3,218 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 -0.9
18 852580 TELEVISION CAMERA, DIGITL CAMRA & VID CAM RECORDER 1,914 1,866 2,516 2,921 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 16.1
19 854239 ELECTRONIC INTEGRATED CIRCUITS, NESOI 3,034 3,106 3,388 2,897 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.7 -14.5
20 850440 STATIC CONVERTERS; ADP POWER SUPPLIES 2,381 2,274 2,364 2,636 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 11.5
21 901890 INSTR & APPL F MEDICAL SURGICAL DENTAL VET, NESOI 1,922 2,071 2,237 2,489 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 11.3
22 844331 MACH WHICH PERFORM 2-PL 2,602 2,402 2,559 2,372 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 -7.3
23 852852 OTHER MONITORS CAPABLE OF DIRECT CONNECT TO ADP 0 0 2,140 2,299 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 7.4
24 870340 PASS VEH W/SPK-IG AND ELEC MOTOR,NOT CHRGD BY PLUG 0 0 3,820 2,228 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.5 -41.7
25 854140 PHOTOSNSITVE SEMICNDCTR DVICE INC PHTVLTC CELL ETC 4,275 5,245 3,655 2,075 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.5 -43.2
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Total U.S. Imports to California

Top 25 Countries Based on 2018 Dollar Value

U.S. Imports by State of Final Destination (State Import Series). Values in millions of dollars. Percent Change is from 2017 - 2018.

Rank Country 2015 Value 2016 Value 2017 Value 2018 Value 2015 % Share 2016 % Share 2017 % Share 2018 % Share % Change, 2017 - 2018
--- Total California Imports and % Share of U.S. Total 408,337 410,062 440,253 441,019 18.2 18.8 18.8 17.4 0.2
--- Total, Top 25 Countries and % Share of State Total 381,878 383,231 408,809 408,549 93.5 93.5 92.9 92.6 -0.1
1 China 143,636 143,998 159,114 161,203 35.2 35.1 36.1 36.6 1.3
2 Mexico 45,086 46,303 46,193 44,014 11.0 11.3 10.5 10.0 -4.7
3 Japan 38,499 41,314 40,476 33,633 9.4 10.1 9.2 7.6 -16.9
4 Canada 27,865 27,783 28,669 27,101 6.8 6.8 6.5 6.1 -5.5
5 Korea, South 15,393 14,020 15,774 16,630 3.8 3.4 3.6 3.8 5.4
6 Malaysia 16,817 16,470 16,387 14,797 4.1 4.0 3.7 3.4 -9.7
7 Taiwan 12,527 12,324 13,396 14,492 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.3 8.2
8 Vietnam 8,834 10,925 12,457 13,573 2.2 2.7 2.8 3.1 9.0
9 Germany 12,707 11,204 11,500 12,397 3.1 2.7 2.6 2.8 7.8
10 Thailand 10,046 10,076 10,327 10,301 2.5 2.5 2.3 2.3 -0.2
11 Saudi Arabia 6,161 4,251 5,308 9,071 1.5 1.0 1.2 2.1 70.9
12 United Kingdom 4,565 5,502 5,554 5,492 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.2 -1.1
13 Indonesia 4,688 4,674 4,772 4,871 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 2.1
14 Philippines 3,306 3,410 4,252 4,714 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.1 10.9
15 Singapore 4,185 4,186 4,691 4,484 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0 -4.4
16 Italy 3,666 4,007 4,288 4,397 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 2.5
17 India 3,851 3,632 3,947 4,015 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.7
18 Ecuador 3,734 3,505 4,050 3,992 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 -1.4
19 France 3,637 3,869 3,695 3,605 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 -2.4
20 Brazil 2,121 1,520 2,066 3,496 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.8 69.2
21 Colombia 2,608 2,144 3,037 3,404 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.8 12.1
22 Switzerland 2,476 2,708 2,858 2,678 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 -6.3
23 Ireland 2,384 2,152 2,246 2,284 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.7
24 Australia 1,876 1,815 2,225 2,000 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 -10.1
25 Netherlands 1,212 1,439 1,527 1,905 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 24.8
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