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

Exports: Textile material bags for packing goods

Textile material bags for packing goods, the No. 670 export by value totaled $9.72 million for the month of February, $20.38 million through February of 2019, and $119.81 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
1Mexico$9.82 M
2Canada$2.68 M
3Costa Rica$1.04 M
4Dominican Republic$954,392
5Switzerland$638,199
6Brazil$627,059
7Ireland$545,234
8Ethiopia$429,731
9United Kingdom$416,273
10Thailand$383,592
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $20.38 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $3,200,523
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $2,592,418
3El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $2,223,089
4Philadelphia International Airport $1,079,506
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $1,013,977
6Pharr International Bridge in Texas $874,601
7Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $777,698
8Port Miami $709,258
9Port of New York $607,898
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $605,602

U.S. exports of Textile material bags for packing goods increased 12.24 percent through February to $20.38 million

U.S. exports of Textile material bags for packing goods increased 12.24 percent from $18.15 million to $20.38 million through the first two 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 670 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 700 for the last full year with a total value of $119.81 million, a $14.68 million, 13.96 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Costa Rica, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Philadelphia International Airport and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 Ireland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $9,823,457
2Canada $2,677,304
3Costa Rica $1,044,255
4Dominican Republic $954,392
5Switzerland $638,199
6Brazil $627,059
7Ireland $545,234
8Ethiopia $429,731
9United Kingdom $416,273
10Thailand $383,592

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $10,118,526
2San Diego $5,531,088
3New York City $3,226,633
4Miami $3,213,115
5El Paso $3,086,358
6Detroit $1,698,854
7Houston $1,270,152
8Pembina, N.D. $1,059,593
9Los Angeles $1,026,731
10Philadelphia $1,022,701

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 7.91 percent compared to last year to $3.2 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 9.44 percent compared to last year to $2.59 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 29.7 percent compared to last year to $2.22 million.
  • Philadelphia International Airport rose 176.37 percent compared to last year to $1.08 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 18.18 percent compared to last year to $1.01 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 decreased $187,744, 1.88 percent, (48.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $57,454, 2.19 percent, (13.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Costa Rica increased $464,608, 80.15 percent, (5.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic increased $69,971, 7.91 percent, (4.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Switzerland increased $280,545, 78.44 percent, (3.13 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.29 percent of all these Textile material bags for packing goods exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $15.14 million of the $20.38 million total.

All totaled, 49.61 percent of all these Textile material bags for packing goods exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $10.11 million of the $20.38 million total