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

Exports: Misc. textiles for specific technical uses

Misc. textiles for specific technical uses, the No. 320 export by value totaled $52.07 million for the month of July, $388.65 million through July of 2019, and $639.21 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
1Mexico$109.83 M
2Canada$63.55 M
3China$30.99 M
4United Kingdom$21.34 M
5Japan$14.45 M
6Costa Rica$12.98 M
7Germany$12.14 M
8South Korea$10.77 M
9Saudi Arabia$8.93 M
10Brazil$8.72 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $388.65 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $51,110,262
2John F. Kennedy International Airport $26,604,135
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $25,724,592
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $25,097,079
5Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $15,495,161
6Pharr International Bridge in Texas $13,837,849
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $13,532,362
8Port of Los Angeles $13,127,286
9Miami International Airport $12,272,817
10Port of New York $10,225,728

U.S. exports of Misc. textiles for specific technical uses increased 3.06 percent through July to $388.65 million

U.S. exports of Misc. textiles for specific technical uses increased 3.06 percent from $377.12 million to $388.65 million through the first seven 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 320 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 334 for the last full year with a total value of $639.21 million, a $16.3 million, 2.62 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $109,825,890
2Canada $63,554,116
3China $30,994,772
4United Kingdom $21,343,507
5Japan $14,448,996
6Costa Rica $12,978,862
7Germany $12,140,404
8South Korea $10,770,518
9Saudi Arabia $8,933,051
10Brazil $8,715,477

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $33,823,715
2New York City $24,337,615
3Los Angeles $20,243,830
4Miami $15,303,730
5Atlanta/Savannah $13,897,980
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,201,227
7Detroit $11,108,793
8El Paso $10,164,616
9Cleveland $5,293,532
10Houston $5,245,291

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 5.52 percent compared to last year to $51.11 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 7.71 percent compared to last year to $26.6 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 40.67 percent compared to last year to $25.72 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 8.99 percent compared to last year to $25.1 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 16.16 percent compared to last year to $15.5 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 $16.8 million, 18.07 percent, (28.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $607,923, 0.95 percent, (16.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $2.29 million, 7.96 percent, (7.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $2.57 million, 10.75 percent, (5.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $2.54 million, 14.96 percent, (3.72 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 61.79 percent of all these Misc. textiles for specific technical uses exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $240.17 million of the $388.65 million total.

All totaled, 37.06 percent of all these Misc. textiles for specific technical uses exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $144.03 million of the $388.65 million total