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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste

Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste, the No. 1104 export by value totaled $240,022 for the month of October, $5.79 million through October of 2018, and $11.17 million for all of 2017, 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
1China$2.46 M
2Canada$969,644
3Colombia$336,809
4Italy$237,957
5United Kingdom$194,824
6Saudi Arabia$159,574
7Mexico$153,165
8Hong Kong$136,391
9Japan$124,192
10Dominican Republic$112,751
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U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 20.28 percent through October to $5.79 million

U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 20.28 percent from $7.27 million to $5.79 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1104 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1091 for the last full year with a total value of $11.17 million, a $3.79 million, 51.26 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Dominican Republic, No. 4 Colombia and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,460,729
2Canada $969,644
3Colombia $336,809
4Italy $237,957
5United Kingdom $194,824
6Saudi Arabia $159,574
7Mexico $153,165
8Hong Kong $136,391
9Japan $124,192
10Dominican Republic $112,751

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Charleston $441,167
2Los Angeles $162,928
3New York City $97,420
4Cleveland $59,501
5Miami $45,661
6Low Value Shipments $34,053
7New Orleans $31,887
8Buffalo $27,929
9Philadelphia $27,032
10Anchorage $21,516

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston rose 26.22 percent compared to last year to $2.39 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 12.97 percent compared to last year to $487,037.
  • Miami International Airport fell 34.78 percent compared to last year to $349,710.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 26.87 percent compared to last year to $320,625.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 59.95 percent compared to last year to $315,444.

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 China increased $355,659, 16.9 percent, (42.47 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $316,997, 24.64 percent, (16.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia decreased $32,417, 8.78 percent, (5.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Italy decreased $121,461, 33.79 percent, (4.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $32,537, 14.31 percent, (3.36 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.48 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $4.2 million of the $5.79 million total.

All totaled, 66.73 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.87 million of the $5.79 million total