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

Exports: Misc. leather articles

Misc. leather articles, the No. 640 export by value totaled $15.37 million for the month of October, $134.65 million through October 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$99.7 M
2Canada$10.69 M
3Saudi Arabia$2.55 M
4Brazil$2.17 M
5India$1.92 M
6Dominican Republic$1.51 M
7China$1.38 M
8Hong Kong$1.02 M
9Philippines$921,688
10Guatemala$833,070
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U.S. exports of Misc. leather articles increased 17.98 percent through October to $134.65 million

U.S. exports of Misc. leather articles increased 17.98 percent from $114.14 million to $134.65 million through the first 10 months of 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 640 through October 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 October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Brazil 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 Port Laredo and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $99,701,755
2Canada $10,687,080
3Saudi Arabia $2,551,688
4Brazil $2,167,519
5India $1,915,361
6Dominican Republic $1,505,857
7China $1,382,086
8Hong Kong $1,023,694
9Philippines $921,688
10Guatemala $833,070

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $13,983,720
2Miami $2,013,783
3Los Angeles $1,957,153
4New York City $1,180,778
5Detroit $946,411
6Low Value Shipments $606,797
7Chicago $601,045
8New Orleans $437,180
9El Paso $373,677
10Cleveland $218,022

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas rose 39.62 percent compared to last year to $72.4 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 984.04 percent compared to last year to $11.45 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 2.98 percent compared to last year to $8.34 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 25 percent compared to last year to $4.49 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 43.92 percent compared to last year to $4.37 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 $27.89 million, 38.83 percent, (74.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $1.36 million, 11.3 percent, (7.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia increased $1.15 million, 82.43 percent, (1.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Brazil increased $1.3 million, 149.67 percent, (1.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India decreased $3.46 million, 64.4 percent, (1.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.91 percent of all these Misc. leather articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $117.02 million of the $134.65 million total.

All totaled, 75.05 percent of all these Misc. leather articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $101.05 million of the $134.65 million total