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

Imports: Apparel and accessories made of rubber

Apparel and accessories made of rubber, the No. 172 import by value totaled $235.05 million for the month of October, $2.14 billion through October of 2018, and $2.33 billion 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Malaysia$1.31 B
2Thailand$440.43 M
3China$226.42 M
4Indonesia$102.17 M
5Sri Lanka$30.72 M
6Vietnam$8.31 M
7Mexico$7.17 M
8Guatemala$5.16 M
9Colombia$3.73 M
10Taiwan$3.09 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.14 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $692,651,547
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $324,664,867
3Port of Newark $301,705,146
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $213,502,037
5Port of Charleston $175,972,236
6Port of Long Beach $71,983,771
7Chicago O’Hare International Airport $57,334,902
8Port of Virginia $56,171,410
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $42,562,574
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $35,482,167

U.S. imports of Apparel and accessories made of rubber increased 10.14 percent through October to $2.14 billion

U.S. imports of Apparel and accessories made of rubber increased 10.14 percent from $1.95 billion to $2.14 billion through the first 10 months of 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 172 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 166 for the last full year with a total value of $2.33 billion, a $248.58 million, 11.96 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 China, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Sri Lanka. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Malaysia, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 China, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Sri Lanka. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Malaysia $1,305,145,312
2Thailand $440,430,181
3China $226,415,896
4Indonesia $102,168,411
5Sri Lanka $30,720,584
6Vietnam $8,309,348
7Mexico $7,171,738
8Guatemala $5,159,954
9Colombia $3,728,489
10Taiwan $3,086,354

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $73,446,679
2Chicago $61,006,511
3San Francisco $59,552,969
4New York City $54,800,197
5Atlanta/Savannah $37,536,986
6Charleston $30,928,112
7New Orleans $19,055,420
8Cleveland $16,453,062
9Dallas $9,455,717
10Baltimore $8,524,413

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 21.13 percent compared to last year to $692.65 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 14.27 percent compared to last year to $324.66 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 28.02 percent compared to last year to $301.71 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 16.8 percent compared to last year to $213.5 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 7.84 percent compared to last year to $175.97 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. imports from No. 1 Malaysia increased $190.5 million, 17.09 percent, (60.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $19.82 million, 4.71 percent, (20.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $9.58 million, 4.42 percent, (10.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $3.88 million, 3.66 percent, (4.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sri Lanka decreased $11.15 million, 26.63 percent, (1.43 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.16 percent of all these Apparel and accessories made of rubber imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.1 billion of the $2.14 billion total.

All totaled, 79.67 percent of all these Apparel and accessories made of rubber imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.71 billion of the $2.14 billion total