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

Imports: Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc.

Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc., the No. 682 import by value totaled $16.94 million for the month of March, $50.81 million through March of 2019, and $185.91 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Japan$13.1 M
2China$10.55 M
3Taiwan$10.17 M
4Germany$7.25 M
5Italy$4.38 M
6Vietnam$1.5 M
7South Korea$1.33 M
8The Netherlands$847,202
9Thailand$759,318
10Spain$312,351
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $50.81 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $18,969,317
2Port of Virginia $4,791,442
3Port of Charleston $3,714,371
4Port Miami $3,654,841
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,460,768
6Port of Long Beach $3,122,219
7International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $3,115,512
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,767,871
9Port of Boston $1,632,754
10Port of Houston $1,109,550

U.S. imports of Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc. increased 39.72 percent through March to $50.81 million

U.S. imports of Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc. increased 39.72 percent from $36.37 million to $50.81 million through the first three 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 682 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 748 for the last full year with a total value of $185.91 million, a $27.84 million, 17.61 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $13,098,577
2China $10,553,916
3Taiwan $10,169,100
4Germany $7,245,587
5Italy $4,377,852
6Vietnam $1,497,004
7South Korea $1,327,615
8The Netherlands $847,202
9Thailand $759,318
10Spain $312,351

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $9,256,982
2St. Louis $7,495,656
3Cleveland $7,084,379
4Charleston $5,370,734
5Atlanta/Savannah $4,122,165
6Norfolk $3,803,117
7New Orleans $3,187,006
8Philadelphia $2,564,840
9Miami $1,560,143
10Jacksonville/Tampa $1,355,794

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 of Los Angeles rose 43.56 percent compared to last year to $18.97 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 83.5 percent compared to last year to $4.79 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 10.45 percent compared to last year to $3.71 million.
  • Port Miami rose 231.78 percent compared to last year to $3.65 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 1.61 percent compared to last year to $3.46 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 Japan increased $3.24 million, 32.9 percent, (25.78 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $5.09 million, 93.07 percent, (20.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $2.68 million, 35.75 percent, (20.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany decreased $618,802, 7.87 percent, (14.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $2.97 million, 211.33 percent, (8.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.43 percent of all these Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $45.45 million of the $50.81 million total.

All totaled, 68.07 percent of all these Apparel machines for knitting, lace, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $34.59 million of the $50.81 million total