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

Exports: Misc. leather articles

Misc. leather articles, the No. 635 export by value totaled $12.24 million for the month of December, $162.22 million through December of 2018, and $136.63 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$121.2 M
2Canada$12.8 M
3Brazil$2.87 M
4Saudi Arabia$2.81 M
5India$2.02 M
6Dominican Republic$1.59 M
7China$1.51 M
8Hong Kong$1.26 M
9Philippines$1.13 M
10Guatemala$849,711
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U.S. exports of Misc. leather articles increased 18.74 percent through December to $162.22 million

U.S. exports of Misc. leather articles increased 18.74 percent from $136.63 million to $162.22 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 635 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 665 for the last full year with a total value of $136.63 million, a $38.91 million, 22.17 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Saudi Arabia and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 India, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $121,202,572
2Canada $12,795,783
3Brazil $2,874,876
4Saudi Arabia $2,814,785
5India $2,016,614
6Dominican Republic $1,588,339
7China $1,508,461
8Hong Kong $1,261,120
9Philippines $1,126,106
10Guatemala $849,711

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $44,304,216
2MIAMI, FL $5,446,850
3LOS ANGELES, CA $4,898,428
4DETROIT, MI $3,153,326
5EL PASO, TX $2,906,620
6NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,764,058
7LOW VALUE $1,835,236
8CHICAGO, IL $1,216,038
9NEW ORLEANS, LA $944,938
10CLEVELAND, OH $683,750

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 38.6 percent compared to last year to $87.48 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 759.06 percent compared to last year to $14.31 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 16.2 percent compared to last year to $10.9 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 33.48 percent compared to last year to $5.13 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 25.76 percent compared to last year to $5.04 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 $34.88 million, 40.4 percent, (74.71 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $1.22 million, 8.7 percent, (7.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $1.81 million, 169.89 percent, (1.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Saudi Arabia increased $1.02 million, 56.55 percent, (1.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India decreased $4.37 million, 68.45 percent, (1.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.35 percent of all these Misc. leather articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $141.7 million of the $162.22 million total.

All totaled, 75.73 percent of all these Misc. leather articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $122.85 million of the $162.22 million total