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

Imports: Bird skins, feathered parts, down

Bird skins, feathered parts, down, the No. 755 import by value totaled $16.21 million for the month of October, $127.66 million through October of 2018, and $146.14 million 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
1China$99.03 M
2Poland$7.94 M
3Taiwan$7.07 M
4Hungary$4.99 M
5Germany$4.56 M
6Spain$2.05 M
7Ukraine$454,960
8Russia$330,037
9Italy$286,481
10United Kingdom$233,280
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $127.66 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $50,226,543
2Port of Virginia $26,015,369
3Port of Long Beach $22,365,435
4Port of Newark $12,984,486
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $6,493,432
6Port of New York $1,187,440
7Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport $1,102,132
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $905,294
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $858,366
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $797,833

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 8.63 percent through October to $127.66 million

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 8.63 percent from $117.52 million to $127.66 million 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 755 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 751 for the last full year with a total value of $146.14 million, a $29.12 million, 24.88 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Poland, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Hungary and No. 5 Germany. 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..

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $99,032,728
2Poland $7,937,286
3Taiwan $7,066,906
4Hungary $4,992,884
5Germany $4,563,155
6Spain $2,054,868
7Ukraine $454,960
8Russia $330,037
9Italy $286,481
10United Kingdom $233,280

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $12,074,158
2Cleveland $7,600,760
3New York City $2,237,227
4Chicago $1,631,477
5Norfolk $1,066,720
6Dallas $329,080
7Wilmington $319,499
8Detroit $284,345
9San Francisco $265,532
10Charleston $175,770

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 fell 25.36 percent compared to last year to $50.23 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 95.03 percent compared to last year to $26.02 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 227.25 percent compared to last year to $22.37 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 83.87 percent compared to last year to $12.98 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. fell 27.99 percent compared to last year to $6.49 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 $7.55 million, 8.25 percent, (77.57 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Poland increased $2.98 million, 60.17 percent, (6.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan decreased $1.64 million, 18.8 percent, (5.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Hungary increased $46,811, 0.95 percent, (3.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $3.03 million, 197.34 percent, (3.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.81 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $123.59 million of the $127.66 million total.

All totaled, 92.5 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $118.09 million of the $127.66 million total