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

Imports: Blankets, traveling rugs

Blankets, traveling rugs, the No. 340 import by value totaled $166.16 million for the month of July, $579.94 million through July of 2019, and $1.21 billion 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$464.49 M
2India$64.53 M
3Pakistan$16.32 M
4Portugal$7.63 M
5Mexico$7.18 M
6Italy$3.09 M
7Peru$2.27 M
8Honduras$1.54 M
9El Salvador$1.28 M
10United Kingdom$1.26 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $579.94 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $191,235,254
2Port of Newark $66,537,829
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $48,901,642
4Port of Long Beach $40,677,315
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $34,668,471
6Port of Virginia $33,693,269
7Port of Charleston $28,953,732
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $19,999,604
9Port of Mobile, Ala. $19,987,437
10Port of Houston $18,619,030

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 29.88 percent through July to $579.94 million

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 29.88 percent from $446.52 million to $579.94 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 340 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 401 for the last full year with a total value of $1.21 billion, a $84.66 million, 7.52 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July 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 Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $464,492,078
2India $64,526,246
3Pakistan $16,319,882
4Portugal $7,629,350
5Mexico $7,179,234
6Italy $3,092,044
7Peru $2,272,281
8Honduras $1,541,338
9El Salvador $1,278,216
10United Kingdom $1,257,828

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $139,861,151
2New York City $36,987,265
3Seattle $30,994,578
4Atlanta/Savannah $26,528,940
5San Francisco $17,822,041
6Charleston $16,702,286
7Chicago $15,873,643
8Norfolk $14,068,354
9Houston $9,328,323
10Cleveland $7,277,987

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 29.49 percent compared to last year to $191.24 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.41 percent compared to last year to $66.54 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 51.83 percent compared to last year to $48.9 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 8.9 percent compared to last year to $40.68 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 58.06 percent compared to last year to $34.67 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 $122.07 million, 35.65 percent, (80.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $710,959, 1.09 percent, (11.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Pakistan increased $4.67 million, 40.13 percent, (2.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Portugal increased $2.71 million, 55.21 percent, (1.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $2.51 million, 53.76 percent, (1.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.59 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $560.15 million of the $579.94 million total.

All totaled, 65.87 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $382.02 million of the $579.94 million total