Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste

Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste, the No. 1112 export by value totaled $247,539 for the month of December, $5.06 million in 2019, and $6.44 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$1.07 M
2Mexico$743,179
3Italy$531,423
4Guatemala$505,934
5Colombia$363,022
6United Kingdom$261,302
7Hong Kong$190,230
8United Arab Emirates$172,422
9Australia$167,010
10China$113,900
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U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 21.35 percent through December 2019 to $5.06 million

U.S. exports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 21.35 percent from $6.44 million to $5.06 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1112 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1105 for the last full year with a total value of $6.44 million, a $4.74 million, 42.39 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Guatemala and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Miami International Airport 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 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.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,074,702
2Mexico $743,179
3Italy $531,423
4Guatemala $505,934
5Colombia $363,022
6United Kingdom $261,302
7Hong Kong $190,230
8United Arab Emirates $172,422
9Australia $167,010
10China $113,900

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Charleston $441,167
2New York City $168,010
3Los Angeles $165,808
4Cleveland $156,205
5Buffalo $144,507
6Miami $119,168
7Low Value Shipments $98,429
8New Orleans $97,313
9Philadelphia $71,391
10San Diego $55,592

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 232.14 percent compared to last year to $798,997.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 291.97 percent compared to last year to $683,651.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 76.66 percent compared to last year to $681,979.
  • Miami International Airport fell 8.81 percent compared to last year to $379,054.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 9.8 percent compared to last year to $315,783.

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 Canada decreased $160,803, 13.02 percent, (21.23 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $543,975, 273.07 percent, (14.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Italy increased $223,680, 72.68 percent, (10.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Guatemala increased $475,910, 1585.1 percent, (9.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Colombia increased $11,291, 3.21 percent, (7.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 63.57 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $3.22 million of the $5.06 million total.

All totaled, 56.48 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $2.86 million of the $5.06 million total