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

Imports: Bird skins, feathered parts, down

Bird skins, feathered parts, down, the No. 746 import by value totaled $8.23 million for the month of March, $36.7 million through March of 2019, and $161.16 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
1China$26.73 M
2Taiwan$3.54 M
3Poland$2.35 M
4Ukraine$1.24 M
5Hungary$872,732
6Germany$607,052
7Czech Republic$562,419
8Spain$462,785
9Canada$118,718
10South Africa$107,389
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $36.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $16,538,722
2Port of Virginia $6,100,965
3Port of Newark $3,922,599
4Port of Long Beach $3,583,199
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,789,442
6Port of Charleston $1,153,233
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $552,599
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $491,272
9Port of New York $333,000
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $277,680

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 0.18 percent through March to $36.7 million

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 0.18 percent from $36.64 million to $36.7 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 746 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 746 for the last full year with a total value of $161.16 million, a $15.02 million, 10.28 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Ukraine and No. 5 Hungary. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Taiwan, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Hungary and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $26,728,624
2Taiwan $3,536,285
3Poland $2,348,955
4Ukraine $1,236,722
5Hungary $872,732
6Germany $607,052
7Czech Republic $562,419
8Spain $462,785
9Canada $118,718
10South Africa $107,389

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $33,025,659
2Cleveland $13,372,036
3New York City $3,536,007
4Chicago $3,083,730
5Minneapolis $1,893,130
6Norfolk $1,547,154
7Wilmington $911,540
8San Francisco $546,474
9Charleston $401,978
10Detroit $354,080

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 47.83 percent compared to last year to $16.54 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 25.24 percent compared to last year to $6.1 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 5.45 percent compared to last year to $3.92 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 59.69 percent compared to last year to $3.58 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 99.38 percent compared to last year to $2.79 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. imports from No. 1 China increased $40,252, 0.15 percent, (72.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Taiwan increased $438,539, 14.16 percent, (9.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Poland decreased $291,939, 11.05 percent, (6.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Ukraine increased $978,866, 379.62 percent, (3.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Hungary decreased $1.33 million, 60.42 percent, (2.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.61 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $34.72 million of the $36.7 million total.

All totaled, 89.74 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $32.93 million of the $36.7 million total