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

Exports: Misc. textile fabrics

Misc. textile fabrics, the No. 248 export by value totaled $71.14 million for the month of December, $1.08 billion through December of 2018, and $1.08 billion 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$780.87 M
2Canada$100.16 M
3China$26.97 M
4Germany$16.49 M
5Dominican Republic$16.07 M
6Hong Kong$13.86 M
7United Kingdom$10.73 M
8Vietnam$9.32 M
9India$8.53 M
10Italy$6.25 M
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U.S. exports of Misc. textile fabrics increased 0.13 percent through December to $1.08 billion

U.S. exports of Misc. textile fabrics increased 0.13 percent from $1.08 billion to $1.08 billion 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 248 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 237 for the last full year with a total value of $1.08 billion, a $26.8 million, 2.56 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Brownsville International Bridges.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $780,871,632
2Canada $100,161,157
3China $26,974,053
4Germany $16,494,837
5Dominican Republic $16,071,763
6Hong Kong $13,863,802
7United Kingdom $10,729,054
8Vietnam $9,317,928
9India $8,526,941
10Italy $6,248,613

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $192,371,154
2EL PASO, TX $123,208,050
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $27,257,582
4SAN DIEGO, CA $17,331,302
5DETROIT, MI $13,628,652
6BUFFALO, NY $13,160,674
7MIAMI, FL $10,560,980
8NOGALES, AZ $9,084,274
9LOS ANGELES, CA $8,303,684
10SAVANNAH, GA $7,792,954

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 5.15 percent compared to last year to $272.85 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13 percent compared to last year to $187.11 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas fell 26.63 percent compared to last year to $88.76 million.
  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas fell 23.49 percent compared to last year to $75.15 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 90.79 percent compared to last year to $49.71 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 decreased $2.14 million, 0.27 percent, (72.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $8.93 million, 9.79 percent, (9.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $3.36 million, 11.08 percent, (2.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $401,712, 2.5 percent, (1.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $1.53 million, 10.54 percent, (1.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.35 percent of all these Misc. textile fabrics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $940.57 million of the $1.08 billion total.

All totaled, 62.56 percent of all these Misc. textile fabrics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $673.58 million of the $1.08 billion total