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

Exports: Misc. garment accessories

Misc. garment accessories, the No. 780 export by value totaled $4.81 million for the month of December, $82.39 million through December of 2018, and $90.97 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
1Mexico$15.25 M
2Canada$8.84 M
3Japan$6.91 M
4Dominican Republic$4.95 M
5Panama$3.99 M
6Chile$3.5 M
7Vietnam$2.45 M
8China$2.25 M
9Australia$2.15 M
10Israel$2.09 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $82.39 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $13,032,733
2Los Angeles International Airport $8,905,852
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $8,042,818
4Port Everglades, Fla. $7,563,406
5Port of Los Angeles $5,222,839
6Miami International Airport $3,835,887
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,821,989
8Port of Newark $3,410,653
9Port of Long Beach $2,727,325
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $2,672,717

U.S. exports of Misc. garment accessories decreased 9.42 percent through December to $82.39 million

U.S. exports of Misc. garment accessories decreased 9.42 percent from $90.97 million to $82.39 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 780 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 761 for the last full year with a total value of $90.97 million, a $3.14 million, 3.33 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $15,250,660
2Canada $8,838,953
3Japan $6,913,076
4Dominican Republic $4,949,659
5Panama $3,986,953
6Chile $3,503,138
7Vietnam $2,452,834
8China $2,247,117
9Australia $2,146,306
10Israel $2,092,978

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NEW YORK CITY, NY $6,217,060
2LOS ANGELES, CA $6,164,188
3MIAMI, FL $5,264,722
4LOW VALUE $1,752,526
5LAREDO, TX $1,633,672
6SAN DIEGO, CA $1,287,052
7CLEVELAND, OH $1,113,926
8DETROIT, MI $1,065,404
9SAVANNAH, GA $588,574
10BUFFALO, NY $580,846

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 28.6 percent compared to last year to $13.03 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 7.39 percent compared to last year to $8.91 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 811.16 percent compared to last year to $8.04 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 14.87 percent compared to last year to $7.56 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 26.14 percent compared to last year to $5.22 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 Mexico increased $7.86 million, 106.32 percent, (18.51 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $623,493, 6.59 percent, (10.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $482,852, 6.53 percent, (8.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $2.87 million, 36.67 percent, (6.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Panama decreased $488,306, 10.91 percent, (4.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 48.47 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $39.94 million of the $82.39 million total.

All totaled, 51.91 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $42.77 million of the $82.39 million total