Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 357 export by value totaled $42.67 million for the month of December, $545.28 million in 2019, and $503.24 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$247.55 M
2Mexico$101.51 M
3United Kingdom$37.49 M
4Japan$30.41 M
5Belgium$13.88 M
6Italy$11.78 M
7Hong Kong$11.61 M
8China$11.29 M
9The Netherlands$9.71 M
10South Korea$9.65 M
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U.S. exports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 8.35 percent through December 2019 to $545.28 million

U.S. exports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 8.35 percent from $503.24 million to $545.28 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 357 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 378 for the last full year with a total value of $503.24 million, a $24.54 million, 5.13 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Pharr International Bridge in Texas and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $247,550,660
2Mexico $101,513,499
3United Kingdom $37,490,786
4Japan $30,412,089
5Belgium $13,880,355
6Italy $11,784,417
7Hong Kong $11,609,402
8China $11,293,088
9The Netherlands $9,706,882
10South Korea $9,647,064

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Low Value Shipments $36,589,439
2Los Angeles $20,859,538
3Detroit $15,812,499
4Laredo $15,576,906
5Buffalo $11,862,577
6San Diego $11,677,330
7New York City $7,885,947
8Cleveland $5,761,623
9Seattle $5,565,164
10Miami $5,235,160

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 3.41 percent compared to last year to $105.74 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 32.71 percent compared to last year to $48.82 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 7.75 percent compared to last year to $45.38 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 9.68 percent compared to last year to $43.04 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 2.52 percent compared to last year to $36.93 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 $24.89 million, 11.18 percent, (45.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $5.66 million, 5.28 percent, (18.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $3.75 million, 11.1 percent, (6.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $5.31 million, 21.18 percent, (5.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Belgium increased $4.97 million, 55.71 percent, (2.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.01 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $430.85 million of the $545.28 million total.

All totaled, 51.33 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $279.91 million of the $545.28 million total