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

Exports: Worn clothing, other worn textile articles

Worn clothing, other worn textile articles, the No. 316 export by value totaled $57.94 million for the month of July, $392.23 million through July of 2019, and $674.93 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
1Guatemala$53.87 M
2Chile$41.24 M
3Honduras$33.71 M
4Canada$32.54 M
5India$24.68 M
6Ukraine$20.09 M
7Dominican Republic$14.66 M
8Nicaragua$14 M
9El Salvador$12.74 M
10United Arab Emirates$11.35 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $392.23 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $61,614,466
2Port of New York $53,768,373
3Port of Los Angeles $33,695,968
4Port Miami $24,725,121
5Port of Newark $18,802,068
6Port of Philadelphia $13,853,911
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $13,237,904
8Port of Freeport, Texas $13,188,910
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $12,810,925
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $11,864,186

U.S. exports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles increased 2.94 percent through July to $392.23 million

U.S. exports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles increased 2.94 percent from $381.02 million to $392.23 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 316 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 328 for the last full year with a total value of $674.93 million, a $43.18 million, 6.84 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Guatemala, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Guatemala, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Guatemala $53,873,020
2Chile $41,238,238
3Honduras $33,707,278
4Canada $32,544,952
5India $24,683,114
6Ukraine $20,087,192
7Dominican Republic $14,656,035
8Nicaragua $13,995,096
9El Salvador $12,741,456
10United Arab Emirates $11,350,243

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $45,124,292
2New York City $44,869,564
3Los Angeles $28,739,936
4Miami $17,499,168
5Philadelphia $14,529,320
6Seattle $8,829,091
7Detroit $8,108,950
8Atlanta/Savannah $7,405,193
9El Paso $6,304,520
10Buffalo $6,242,519

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 of Houston fell 16.37 percent compared to last year to $61.61 million.
  • Port of New York rose 6.24 percent compared to last year to $53.77 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 11.93 percent compared to last year to $33.7 million.
  • Port Miami rose 3.86 percent compared to last year to $24.73 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 13.25 percent compared to last year to $18.8 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 Guatemala increased $7.08 million, 15.12 percent, (13.73 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Chile increased $2.26 million, 5.8 percent, (10.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Honduras increased $5.6 million, 19.92 percent, (8.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $511,380, 1.55 percent, (8.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 India increased $2.65 million, 12.03 percent, (6.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 47.43 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $186.05 million of the $392.23 million total.

All totaled, 49.1 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $192.61 million of the $392.23 million total