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

Imports: Blankets, traveling rugs

Blankets, traveling rugs, the No. 308 import by value totaled $212.83 million for the month of October, $973.92 million through October of 2018, and $1.13 billion 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$814.73 M
2India$96.42 M
3Pakistan$17.03 M
4Portugal$8.46 M
5Mexico$7.34 M
6Italy$6.29 M
7Peru$3.11 M
8United Kingdom$2.24 M
9Turkey$1.56 M
10Germany$1.52 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $973.92 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $336,983,343
2Port of Newark $97,947,491
3Port of Long Beach $73,173,548
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $70,392,300
5Port of Virginia $59,546,994
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $54,338,325
7Port of Charleston $51,964,168
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $39,877,964
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $31,356,839
10Port of Houston $30,811,109

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 7.31 percent through October to $973.92 million

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 7.31 percent from $907.59 million to $973.92 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 308 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 300 for the last full year with a total value of $1.13 billion, a $110.93 million, 10.94 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 Portugal and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Portugal. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $814,727,285
2India $96,420,512
3Pakistan $17,027,228
4Portugal $8,460,732
5Mexico $7,336,799
6Italy $6,293,096
7Peru $3,113,061
8United Kingdom $2,236,752
9Turkey $1,562,396
10Germany $1,521,389

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $48,181,845
2New York City $16,436,659
3Seattle $9,505,774
4Atlanta/Savannah $8,383,060
5Charleston $6,373,392
6San Francisco $4,142,524
7Cleveland $4,056,708
8Norfolk $3,895,967
9Chicago $3,669,901
10Houston $2,280,679

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 rose 4.88 percent compared to last year to $336.98 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.19 percent compared to last year to $97.95 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 5.68 percent compared to last year to $73.17 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 0.33 percent compared to last year to $70.39 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 9.47 percent compared to last year to $59.55 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 $86.05 million, 11.81 percent, (83.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $9.65 million, 9.1 percent, (9.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Pakistan decreased $983,400, 5.46 percent, (1.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Portugal increased $2.07 million, 32.42 percent, (0.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $6.09 million, 45.37 percent, (0.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.92 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $943.97 million of the $973.92 million total.

All totaled, 65.51 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $638.04 million of the $973.92 million total