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

Exports: Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste

Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste, the No. 1105 export by value totaled $346,874 for the month of December, $6.44 million through December 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$2.47 M
2Canada$1.24 M
3Colombia$351,731
4Italy$307,743
5United Kingdom$225,877
6Mexico$199,204
7Saudi Arabia$168,991
8Hong Kong$153,547
9Japan$124,192
10Dominican Republic$115,336
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U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 42.39 percent through December to $6.44 million

U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 42.39 percent from $11.17 million to $6.44 million in 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 1105 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1071 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 December 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,471,138
2Canada $1,235,505
3Colombia $351,731
4Italy $307,743
5United Kingdom $225,877
6Mexico $199,204
7Saudi Arabia $168,991
8Hong Kong $153,547
9Japan $124,192
10Dominican Republic $115,336

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1CHARLESTON, SC $882,334
2LOS ANGELES, CA $325,856
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $288,286
4CLEVELAND, OH $233,150
5MIAMI, FL $220,934
6LOW VALUE $135,674
7NEW ORLEANS, LA $124,666
8BUFFALO, NY $124,010
9PHILADELPHIA, PA $90,360
10ANCHORAGE, AK $65,592

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston fell 50.77 percent compared to last year to $2.39 million.
  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio fell 9.56 percent compared to last year to $583,741.
  • Miami International Airport fell 33.26 percent compared to last year to $415,657.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 27.84 percent compared to last year to $386,051.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 1.38 percent compared to last year to $350,073.

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 decreased $2.62 million, 51.45 percent, (38.39 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $241,474, 16.35 percent, (19.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia decreased $106,821, 23.3 percent, (5.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Italy decreased $80,215, 20.68 percent, (4.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $31,415, 12.21 percent, (3.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.34 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $4.59 million of the $6.44 million total.

All totaled, 64.15 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $4.13 million of the $6.44 million total