Washington, DC – In May 2021, the US imported 1m refrigerators. This is up by 6.0%, at 57,000 more units than were imported in May 2020.
US refrigerator imports increase by 6% in May 2021
The year-to-date total of refrigerators imported to the US is 5.27m, an 80% rise compared with the same time frame in 2020. So far in 2021, the US has imported 2.3m more units.
The largest source of imports to the US in May was China, which provided 873,000 refrigerators. Thailand, with 59,000 units, was the second largest source, followed by Mexico, with a total of 22,000 units originating from there. Turkey was the fourth largest, supplying 15,000 units.
In May 2020, the largest source of imports was China, at 916,000 units. Mexico, with 16,000 units, was second, while Canada in third accounted for 6000 units.
Data supplied by the US International Trade Commission