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

Exports: Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed

Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed, the No. 1033 export by value totaled $923,119 for the month of March, $3.55 million through March of 2019, and $19.55 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
1The Netherlands$1.16 M
2Mexico$1.08 M
3Japan$442,523
4Israel$145,708
5Dominica$110,963
6Dominican Republic$107,336
7China$95,146
8Thailand$80,655
9Canada$71,611
10France$47,945
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U.S. exports of Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed decreased 18.40 percent through March to $3.55 million

U.S. exports of Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed decreased 18.40 percent from $4.35 million to $3.55 million through the first three 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 1033 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1017 for the last full year with a total value of $19.55 million, a $5.02 million, 34.60 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Dominica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 China, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $1,157,246
2Mexico $1,081,214
3Japan $442,523
4Israel $145,708
5Dominica $110,963
6Dominican Republic $107,336
7China $95,146
8Thailand $80,655
9Canada $71,611
10France $47,945

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Charleston $1,509,404
2El Paso $1,033,641
3Laredo $1,024,988
4Atlanta/Savannah $145,260
5San Francisco $129,024
6New York City $126,471
7Los Angeles $96,777
8Miami $92,608
9Washington, D.C. $80,757
10Detroit $47,399

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 7.96 percent compared to last year to $967,652.
  • Port of Charleston fell 32.83 percent compared to last year to $746,184.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 834.46 percent compared to last year to $432,523.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 257.91 percent compared to last year to $353,376.
  • Port Miami rose 988.3 percent compared to last year to $233,539.

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 The Netherlands decreased $76,642, 6.21 percent, (32.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.44 million, 57.09 percent, (30.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $442,523, 0 percent, (12.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Israel increased $40,985, 39.14 percent, (4.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Dominica increased $110,963, 0 percent, (3.13 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.82 percent of all these Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $2.94 million of the $3.55 million total.

All totaled, 77.06 percent of all these Synthetic staple fibers, carded, combed exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $2.73 million of the $3.55 million total