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

Imports: Blankets, traveling rugs

Blankets, traveling rugs, the No. 298 import by value totaled $85.89 million for the month of December, $1.21 billion through December 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$1.02 B
2India$115.7 M
3Pakistan$20.31 M
4Portugal$10.38 M
5Mexico$9.74 M
6Italy$7.68 M
7Peru$4.25 M
8United Kingdom$2.7 M
9Germany$2.08 M
10Turkey$1.71 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.21 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $420,546,062
2Port of Newark $118,141,002
3Port of Long Beach $89,643,945
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $88,769,371
5Port of Virginia $70,594,677
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $70,399,383
7Port of Charleston $62,379,320
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $48,950,897
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $43,703,837
10Port of Houston $37,798,448

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 7.52 percent through December to $1.21 billion

U.S. imports of Blankets, traveling rugs increased 7.52 percent from $1.13 billion to $1.21 billion in 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 298 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 290 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,016,721,047
2India $115,700,811
3Pakistan $20,306,008
4Portugal $10,375,445
5Mexico $9,744,885
6Italy $7,680,312
7Peru $4,250,420
8United Kingdom $2,702,341
9Germany $2,077,683
10Turkey $1,714,745

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $82,235,400
2New York City $25,194,940
3Seattle $16,113,740
4Atlanta/Savannah $14,689,283
5Charleston $10,493,751
6San Francisco $8,641,361
7Chicago $7,979,154
8Norfolk $6,521,553
9Houston $5,067,391
10Cleveland $4,953,778

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 3.21 percent compared to last year to $420.55 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 8.99 percent compared to last year to $118.14 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 1 percent compared to last year to $89.64 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 5.74 percent compared to last year to $88.77 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 5.48 percent compared to last year to $70.59 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 $106.4 million, 11.69 percent, (84.03 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $11.4 million, 8.97 percent, (9.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Pakistan decreased $1.3 million, 6 percent, (1.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Portugal increased $2.08 million, 25.08 percent, (0.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $5.19 million, 34.73 percent, (0.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.93 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.17 billion of the $1.21 billion total.

All totaled, 65.1 percent of all these Blankets, traveling rugs imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $787.7 million of the $1.21 billion total