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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Exports: Clothing accessories

Clothing accessories, the No. 370 export by value totaled $37.23 million for the month of February, $78.36 million through February of 2019, and $345.3 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

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Nicaragua$59.19 M
2Honduras$11.15 M
3Mexico$2.45 M
4Australia$1.4 M
5Guatemala$1.23 M
6Canada$1.08 M
7Trinidad and Tobago$322,465
8The Netherlands$249,323
9Vietnam$213,456
10Japan$151,286
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $78.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $59,489,074
2Port of Los Angeles $10,781,073
3Port Everglades, Fla. $1,643,350
4Miami International Airport $1,308,109
5Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $1,025,283
6Los Angeles International Airport $562,457
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $543,006
8Port Laredo $461,072
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $233,945
10Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $227,471

U.S. exports of Clothing accessories increased 81.52 percent through February to $78.36 million

U.S. exports of Clothing accessories increased 81.52 percent from $43.17 million to $78.36 million through the first two months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 370 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 502 for the last full year with a total value of $345.3 million, a $116.47 million, 50.89 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Nicaragua, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Nicaragua, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Guatemala 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.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Nicaragua $59,191,564
2Honduras $11,153,841
3Mexico $2,453,761
4Australia $1,399,141
5Guatemala $1,232,347
6Canada $1,081,893
7Trinidad and Tobago $322,465
8The Netherlands $249,323
9Vietnam $213,456
10Japan $151,286

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $110,604,811
2Miami $3,762,480
3Low Value Shipments $1,730,886
4San Diego $1,717,605
5El Paso $1,683,113
6Laredo $1,646,797
7Atlanta/Savannah $926,301
8Baltimore $750,000
9Phoenix/Nogales $716,683
10Detroit $710,071

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Long Beach rose 54458 percent compared to last year to $59.49 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 68.95 percent compared to last year to $10.78 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 19.17 percent compared to last year to $1.64 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 4449.63 percent compared to last year to $1.31 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 493.01 percent compared to last year to $1.03 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 $36.63 million, 162.3 percent, (75.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Honduras increased $299,047, 2.75 percent, (14.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $593,341, 19.47 percent, (3.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $1.24 million, 778.75 percent, (1.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Guatemala decreased $1.62 million, 56.81 percent, (1.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.26 percent of all these Clothing accessories exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $75.43 million of the $78.36 million total.

All totaled, 94.75 percent of all these Clothing accessories exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $74.25 million of the $78.36 million total