Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings

Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings, the No. 317 export by value totaled $49.93 million for the month of December, $685.45 million in 2019, and $751.94 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountry2019
1Canada$462.59 M
2Mexico$72.21 M
3Australia$20.55 M
4China$12.52 M
5India$12.24 M
6New Zealand$10.97 M
7United Kingdom$10 M
8Saudi Arabia$7.17 M
9Brazil$4.81 M
10United Arab Emirates$4.54 M
Data loading...

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 8.84 percent through December 2019 to $685.45 million

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 8.84 percent from $751.94 million to $685.45 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 317 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 299 for the last full year with a total value of $751.94 million, a $34.09 million, 4.34 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 China and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $462,585,004
2Mexico $72,208,875
3Australia $20,553,905
4China $12,522,701
5India $12,241,211
6New Zealand $10,966,215
7United Kingdom $10,003,064
8Saudi Arabia $7,167,413
9Brazil $4,811,440
10United Arab Emirates $4,535,738

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $59,074,098
2Low Value Shipments $32,955,632
3Pembina, N.D. $26,370,828
4Atlanta/Savannah $22,028,775
5Buffalo $20,673,842
6Laredo $20,143,017
7Charleston $16,450,596
8Seattle $10,971,030
9Phoenix/Nogales $4,071,192
10Miami $3,942,165

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 4.31 percent compared to last year to $161.45 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 6 percent compared to last year to $102.17 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 6.62 percent compared to last year to $71.65 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 10.36 percent compared to last year to $62.4 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 17.03 percent compared to last year to $54.14 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 $37 million, 7.41 percent, (67.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $10.67 million, 12.87 percent, (10.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia decreased $3.17 million, 13.35 percent, (3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $1.17 million, 8.58 percent, (1.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $2.73 million, 28.7 percent, (1.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.63 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $580.11 million of the $685.45 million total.

All totaled, 65.91 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $451.81 million of the $685.45 million total