Total Trade: $261.81 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$169,316,977|
|2||Port of Long Beach||$50,768,980|
|3||Port Everglades, Fla.||$13,093,631|
|4||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$3,529,036|
|5||El Paso Border Crossing, Texas||$3,268,987|
|7||Los Angeles International Airport||$2,325,090|
|8||Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif.||$2,139,278|
|9||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport||$1,468,133|
|10||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$1,245,872|
U.S. exports of Clothing accessories increased 41.58 percent through October to $261.81 million
U.S. exports of Clothing accessories increased 41.58 percent from $184.92 million to $261.81 million through the first 10 months of 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 485 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 548 for the last full year with a total value of $228.84 million, a $57.33 million, 33.42 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Nicaragua, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Nicaragua, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.
January – October 2018
|6||Low Value Shipments||$597,951|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles rose 19.31 percent compared to last year to $169.32 million.
- Port of Long Beach rose 1120.18 percent compared to last year to $50.77 million.
- Port Everglades, Fla. fell 13.95 percent compared to last year to $13.09 million.
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 3.35 percent compared to last year to $3.53 million.
- El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 59.05 percent compared to last year to $3.27 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 Nicaragua increased $39.11 million, 37.03 percent, (55.29 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 Honduras increased $23.26 million, 57.55 percent, (24.32 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Guatemala increased $11.74 million, 116.6 percent, (8.33 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico increased $3.39 million, 44.09 percent, (4.23 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 Canada decreased $1.28 million, 15 percent, (2.77 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 94.93 percent of all these Clothing accessories exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $248.54 million of the $261.81 million total.
All totaled, 91.66 percent of all these Clothing accessories exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $239.98 million of the $261.81 million total