Total Trade: $149.7 million
|2||Port Everglades, Fla.||$13,759,145|
|3||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$10,664,151|
|4||Low-Valued Imports and Exports||$10,328,626|
|5||Port of Charleston||$9,356,226|
|6||Port of Houston||$7,057,930|
|7||Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y.||$5,955,764|
|8||Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich.||$5,413,822|
|9||Port of Gulfport, Miss.||$4,909,789|
|10||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$4,233,812|
U.S. exports of Pantyhose, socks decreased 4.95 percent through July to $149.7 million
U.S. exports of Pantyhose, socks decreased 4.95 percent from $157.5 million to $149.7 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 527 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 517 for the last full year with a total value of $278.86 million, a $1.58 million, 0.56 percent decrease from the 2017 total.
Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 El Salvador, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Miami, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Port of Charleston.
In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 El Salvador, No. 2 Canada, 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 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.
January – July 2019
|2||Low Value Shipments||$6,966,226|
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 Miami fell 10.87 percent compared to last year to $27.73 million.
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 104.49 percent compared to last year to $13.76 million.
- Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 14.99 percent compared to last year to $10.66 million.
- Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 6.06 percent compared to last year to $10.33 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 17.65 percent compared to last year to $9.36 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 decreased $553,160, 1.22 percent, (29.89 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. exports to No. 2 El Salvador decreased $5.04 million, 10.42 percent, (28.98 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $3.09 million, 21.58 percent, (7.5 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands increased $2.76 million, 40.21 percent, (6.43 percent market share).
- U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $2.09 million, 25.54 percent, (4.08 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 76.87 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $115.08 million of the $149.7 million total.
All totaled, 47.99 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $71.84 million of the $149.7 million total