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

Exports: Misc. textile fabrics

Misc. textile fabrics, the No. 236 export by value totaled $88.55 million for the month of March, $252.1 million through March of 2020, and $990.71 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$179.75 M
2Canada$25.64 M
3China$5.86 M
4United Kingdom$4.01 M
5Vietnam$3.47 M
6Germany$3.4 M
7Dominican Republic$3.24 M
8Hong Kong$3.22 M
9India$2 M
10The Netherlands$1.77 M
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U.S. exports of Misc. textile fabrics decreased 2.30 percent through March to $252.1 million

U.S. exports of Misc. textile fabrics decreased 2.30 percent from $258.04 million to $252.1 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 236 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 246 for the last full year with a total value of $990.71 million, a $86.02 million, 7.99 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Pharr International Bridge in Texas and No. 5 Eagle Pass.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Eagle Pass, No. 4 Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $179,748,292
2Canada $25,644,055
3China $5,861,015
4United Kingdom $4,013,061
5Vietnam $3,469,772
6Germany $3,395,113
7Dominican Republic $3,241,094
8Hong Kong $3,216,580
9India $1,995,771
10The Netherlands $1,770,074

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $48,584,322
2EL PASO, TX $34,250,682
3NEW YORK CITY, NY $9,607,072
4SAN DIEGO, CA $4,991,024
5DETROIT, MI $4,234,212
6MIAMI, FL $3,936,188
7BUFFALO, NY $3,722,078
8LOS ANGELES, CA $2,996,518
9NORFOLK, VA $2,145,832
10CHARLESTON, SC $2,112,178

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:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 6.75 percent compared to last year to $59.62 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.73 percent compared to last year to $51.68 million.
  • Del Rio International Bridge Border Crossing, Texas fell 3.23 percent compared to last year to $15.63 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 52.04 percent compared to last year to $14.56 million.
  • Eagle Pass fell 28.14 percent compared to last year to $12.79 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 $2.33 million, 1.28 percent, (71.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $647,426, 2.46 percent, (10.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China decreased $1.13 million, 16.11 percent, (2.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $693,411, 14.73 percent, (1.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Vietnam increased $1.12 million, 47.7 percent, (1.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.76 percent of all these Misc. textile fabrics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $218.74 million of the $252.1 million total.

All totaled, 61.2 percent of all these Misc. textile fabrics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $154.29 million of the $252.1 million total