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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Bras, girdles, garters

Bras, girdles, garters, the No. 480 export by value totaled $19.49 million for the month of December, $320.75 million through December of 2018, and $271.7 million for all of 2017, 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$116.97 M
2Mexico$49.71 M
3United Kingdom$48.7 M
4China$26.04 M
5United Arab Emirates$11.05 M
6Ireland$8.53 M
7Russia$4.58 M
8Hong Kong$3.77 M
9Dominican Republic$3.54 M
10Singapore$3.41 M
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U.S. exports of Bras, girdles, garters increased 18.05 percent through December to $320.75 million

U.S. exports of Bras, girdles, garters increased 18.05 percent from $271.7 million to $320.75 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 480 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 501 for the last full year with a total value of $271.7 million, a $12.99 million, 5.02 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Columbus International Airport, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Columbus International Airport, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $116,966,593
2Mexico $49,713,559
3United Kingdom $48,698,944
4China $26,036,579
5United Arab Emirates $11,049,187
6Ireland $8,534,648
7Russia $4,584,524
8Hong Kong $3,767,600
9Dominican Republic $3,542,515
10Singapore $3,412,627

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1CLEVELAND, OH $20,684,234
2DETROIT, MI $19,824,104
3EL PASO, TX $15,349,402
4WASHINGTON, DC $8,910,992
5PEMBINA, ND $8,779,502
6LOW VALUE $8,676,684
7BUFFALO, NY $7,530,352
8OGDENSBURG, NY $6,534,204
9NEW YORK CITY, NY $6,499,158
10SEATTLE, WA $4,653,794

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Columbus International Airport rose 104.14 percent compared to last year to $76.49 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 30.18 percent compared to last year to $37.8 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 116.88 percent compared to last year to $25.78 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 14.53 percent compared to last year to $20.18 million.
  • Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. fell 8.74 percent compared to last year to $14.31 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. exports to No. 1 Canada decreased $1.45 million, 1.23 percent, (36.47 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $12.15 million, 32.35 percent, (15.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $17.54 million, 56.27 percent, (15.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $8.81 million, 51.13 percent, (8.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates decreased $1.68 million, 13.19 percent, (3.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.71 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $252.46 million of the $320.75 million total.

All totaled, 54.42 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $174.55 million of the $320.75 million total