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

Imports: Bird skins, feathered parts, down

Bird skins, feathered parts, down, the No. 736 import by value totaled $19.59 million for the month of July, $95.71 million through July 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$71.88 M
2Hungary$5.72 M
3Poland$5.33 M
4Taiwan$4.07 M
5Germany$2.82 M
6Spain$2.08 M
7Ukraine$1.43 M
8Czech Republic$1.11 M
9Canada$643,271
10Russia$290,543
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $95.71 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $44,516,918
2Port of Newark $14,271,994
3Port of Virginia $13,656,471
4Port of Long Beach $8,527,983
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,174,818
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,300,898
7Port of Charleston $1,426,511
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,177,949
9Port of New York $705,500
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $702,161

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 16.98 percent through July to $95.71 million

U.S. imports of Bird skins, feathered parts, down increased 16.98 percent from $81.82 million to $95.71 million through the first seven 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 736 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 768 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Hungary, No. 3 Poland, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, 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 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..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $71,880,358
2Hungary $5,720,911
3Poland $5,325,420
4Taiwan $4,068,071
5Germany $2,818,977
6Spain $2,076,164
7Ukraine $1,426,924
8Czech Republic $1,106,457
9Canada $643,271
10Russia $290,543

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 49.04 percent compared to last year to $44.52 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 63.16 percent compared to last year to $14.27 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 20.34 percent compared to last year to $13.66 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 49.84 percent compared to last year to $8.53 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 46.13 percent compared to last year to $5.17 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 $9.88 million, 15.93 percent, (75.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Hungary increased $1.63 million, 39.9 percent, (5.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Poland increased $241,617, 4.75 percent, (5.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $1.62 million, 28.53 percent, (4.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $277,446, 10.92 percent, (2.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.84 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $89.81 million of the $95.71 million total.

All totaled, 90.01 percent of all these Bird skins, feathered parts, down imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $86.15 million of the $95.71 million total