Total Trade: $233.68 million
|2||Port of Gulfport, Miss.||$18,953,826|
|3||Port of Charleston||$16,212,366|
|4||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$15,803,599|
|5||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$15,509,046|
|6||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$10,960,989|
|7||Port Everglades, Fla.||$10,685,524|
|8||Port of Houston||$9,462,845|
|9||Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y.||$8,673,655|
|10||Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif.||$7,532,869|
U.S. exports of Pantyhose, socks increased 0.24 percent through October to $233.68 million
U.S. exports of Pantyhose, socks increased 0.24 percent from $233.12 million to $233.68 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 514 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 495 for the last full year with a total value of $280.44 million, a $5.94 million, 2.16 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 El Salvador, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port of Gulfport, Miss., No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 El Salvador, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port of Gulfport, Miss., No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.
January – October 2018
|6||Low Value Shipments||$2,605,359|
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:
- Port Miami rose 55.02 percent compared to last year to $44.71 million.
- Port of Gulfport, Miss. fell 32.15 percent compared to last year to $18.95 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 0.32 percent compared to last year to $16.21 million.
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 4.44 percent compared to last year to $15.8 million.
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 6.74 percent compared to last year to $15.51 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 Canada increased $4.38 million, 6.38 percent, (31.26 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 El Salvador decreased $8.31 million, 10.86 percent, (29.19 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $7.7 million, 61.39 percent, (8.66 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $1.39 million, 13.99 percent, (4.84 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $362,683, 3.61 percent, (4.14 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 78.09 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $182.48 million of the $233.68 million total.
All totaled, 47.58 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $111.19 million of the $233.68 million total