Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Exports: Knitted or crocheted apparel

Knitted or crocheted apparel, the No. 1013 export by value totaled $1.12 million for the month of May, $5.82 million through May of 2020, and $17.69 million for all of 2019, 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
1Mexico$3.53 M
2Canada$502,614
3Honduras$482,211
4Japan$239,836
5Guatemala$221,091
6Sri Lanka$192,479
7Dominican Republic$184,838
8El Salvador$176,326
9Israel$71,449
10China$33,185
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U.S. exports of Knitted or crocheted apparel decreased 26.36 percent through May to $5.82 million

U.S. exports of Knitted or crocheted apparel decreased 26.36 percent from $7.9 million to $5.82 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1013 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1001 for the last full year with a total value of $17.69 million, a $432,574, 2.51 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 El Salvador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Douglas-Agua Prieta Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Douglas-Agua Prieta Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 72.68 percent compared to last year to $1.39 million.
  • Port Miami fell 43.41 percent compared to last year to $912,116.
  • Douglas-Agua Prieta Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 2.26 percent compared to last year to $809,663.
  • Port Laredo rose 234.73 percent compared to last year to $316,031.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 61.07 percent compared to last year to $312,204.

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 from No. 1 Mexico increased $192,075, 2.63 percent, (128.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Honduras increased $153,451, 7.59 percent, (37.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 Sri Lanka increased $335,398, 19.24 percent, (35.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Canada increased $145,193, 10.06 percent, (27.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 El Salvador increased $117,978, 15.76 percent, (14.9 percent market share).

All totaled, 80.23 percent of all these Knitted or crocheted apparel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $14.19 million of the $17.69 million total.

All totaled, 64.27 percent of all these Knitted or crocheted apparel exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $3.74 million of the $5.82 million total