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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Imports: Apparel and accessories made of rubber

Apparel and accessories made of rubber, the No. 157 import by value totaled $209.56 million for the month of February, $452.37 million through February of 2019, and $2.61 billion 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Malaysia$276.12 M
2Thailand$96.34 M
3China$38.35 M
4Indonesia$22.5 M
5Sri Lanka$7.79 M
6Vietnam$3.65 M
7Canada$1.73 M
8Mexico$1.07 M
9Guatemala$963,493
10United Kingdom$733,570
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $452.37 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $129,792,419
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $70,037,013
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $49,869,399
4Port of Newark $48,072,834
5Port of Charleston $42,228,315
6Port of Long Beach $29,174,305
7Port of Virginia $12,627,696
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $12,074,268
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,899,583
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $9,937,734

U.S. imports of Apparel and accessories made of rubber increased 9.96 percent through February to $452.37 million

U.S. imports of Apparel and accessories made of rubber increased 9.96 percent from $411.39 million to $452.37 million through the first two months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 157 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 169 for the last full year with a total value of $2.61 billion, a $285.49 million, 12.27 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February 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 Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark 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 Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Malaysia $276,122,749
2Thailand $96,342,643
3China $38,349,229
4Indonesia $22,499,784
5Sri Lanka $7,785,090
6Vietnam $3,645,180
7Canada $1,731,637
8Mexico $1,067,208
9Guatemala $963,493
10United Kingdom $733,570

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $150,997,154
2Chicago $132,413,158
3San Francisco $127,610,362
4New York City $116,366,652
5Atlanta/Savannah $75,052,680
6Charleston $67,543,279
7Cleveland $39,377,726
8New Orleans $36,406,119
9Baltimore $23,666,618
10Dallas $21,536,641

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 0.16 percent compared to last year to $129.79 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 17.28 percent compared to last year to $70.04 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 14.41 percent compared to last year to $49.87 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 25.54 percent compared to last year to $48.07 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 35.49 percent compared to last year to $42.23 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 $18.3 million, 7.1 percent, (61.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $15.93 million, 19.81 percent, (21.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $126,323, 0.33 percent, (8.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $2.62 million, 13.18 percent, (4.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sri Lanka increased $1.64 million, 26.65 percent, (1.72 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.51 percent of all these Apparel and accessories made of rubber imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $441.1 million of the $452.37 million total.

All totaled, 75.16 percent of all these Apparel and accessories made of rubber imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $340 million of the $452.37 million total