Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Woven synthetic fabrics

Woven synthetic fabrics, the No. 714 export by value totaled $7.15 million for the month of December, $110.04 million in 2019, and $104.78 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
1Mexico$60.18 M
2Honduras$8.9 M
3Canada$8.59 M
4Dominican Republic$6.14 M
5Ecuador$3.65 M
6Thailand$3.61 M
7United Arab Emirates$3.04 M
8Brazil$1.7 M
9Hong Kong$1.66 M
10Colombia$1.4 M
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U.S. exports of Woven synthetic fabrics increased 5.02 percent through December 2019 to $110.04 million

U.S. exports of Woven synthetic fabrics increased 5.02 percent from $104.78 million to $110.04 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 714 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 729 for the last full year with a total value of $104.78 million, a $9.12 million, 8.00 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Honduras, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Ecuador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $60,184,488
2Honduras $8,900,984
3Canada $8,594,266
4Dominican Republic $6,142,823
5Ecuador $3,651,865
6Thailand $3,608,832
7United Arab Emirates $3,044,742
8Brazil $1,702,528
9Hong Kong $1,660,426
10Colombia $1,403,504

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $18,458,231
2Miami $5,565,209
3Atlanta/Savannah $2,815,903
4New York City $1,896,493
5Jacksonville/Tampa $980,877
6San Diego $964,788
7Phoenix/Nogales $875,286
8Buffalo $802,566
9Norfolk $664,105
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $516,407

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 3.49 percent compared to last year to $26.78 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 15.64 percent compared to last year to $11.44 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 1.4 percent compared to last year to $10.87 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 12.92 percent compared to last year to $10.76 million.
  • Port Miami rose 43.72 percent compared to last year to $6.08 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 increased $319,704, 0.53 percent, (54.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Honduras increased $1.61 million, 22.13 percent, (8.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $1.24 million, 16.86 percent, (7.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $2.16 million, 25.99 percent, (5.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Ecuador increased $2.6 million, 245.75 percent, (3.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.49 percent of all these Woven synthetic fabrics exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $87.47 million of the $110.04 million total.

All totaled, 59.92 percent of all these Woven synthetic fabrics exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $65.93 million of the $110.04 million total