Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2020.

Exports: Woven synthetic fabrics

Woven synthetic fabrics, the No. 720 export by value totaled $8.55 million for the month of March, $24.31 million through March of 2020, and $110.04 million for all of 2019, 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$12.07 M
2Canada$2.54 M
3Honduras$2.43 M
4Thailand$1.77 M
5Dominican Republic$1.75 M
6Germany$691,783
7Brazil$670,829
8Hong Kong$306,581
9Vietnam$288,725
10Indonesia$225,410
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $24.31 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $6,412,432
2Port Everglades, Fla. $3,417,431
3Eagle Pass $2,702,089
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,660,603
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $1,336,077
6Port Miami $1,233,293
7Port of Virginia $707,799
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $695,517
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $652,701
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $482,580

U.S. exports of Woven synthetic fabrics decreased 17.93 percent through March to $24.31 million

U.S. exports of Woven synthetic fabrics decreased 17.93 percent from $29.63 million to $24.31 million through the first three months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 720 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 689 for the last full year with a total value of $110.04 million, a $5.26 million, 5.02 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Dominican Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Eagle Pass, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 United Arab Emirates, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Eagle Pass, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $12,068,154
2Canada $2,540,211
3Honduras $2,430,504
4Thailand $1,770,782
5Dominican Republic $1,749,946
6Germany $691,783
7Brazil $670,829
8Hong Kong $306,581
9Vietnam $288,725
10Indonesia $225,410

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $6,450,396
2MIAMI, FL $4,144,438
3SAVANNAH, GA $852,314
4NEW YORK CITY, NY $411,052
5CHARLESTON, SC $334,992
6CHICAGO, IL $291,136
7BUFFALO, NY $248,034
8OGDENSBURG, NY $247,158
9LOW VALUE $178,822
10TAMPA, FL $162,288

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 3.6 percent compared to last year to $6.41 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 72.2 percent compared to last year to $3.42 million.
  • Eagle Pass rose 28.96 percent compared to last year to $2.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 44.55 percent compared to last year to $1.66 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 69.89 percent compared to last year to $1.34 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 $4.11 million, 25.39 percent, (49.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $720,720, 39.61 percent, (10.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Honduras increased $447,693, 22.58 percent, (10 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Thailand increased $374,078, 26.78 percent, (7.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $573,169, 48.71 percent, (7.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.56 percent of all these Woven synthetic fabrics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $20.56 million of the $24.31 million total.

All totaled, 63.87 percent of all these Woven synthetic fabrics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $15.53 million of the $24.31 million total