Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Bras, girdles, garters

Bras, girdles, garters, the No. 168 import by value totaled $197.41 million for the month of February, $393.49 million through February of 2020, and $2.41 billion for all of 2019, 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$127.49 M
2Vietnam$63.91 M
3Sri Lanka$45.47 M
4Indonesia$32.93 M
5Bangladesh$26.91 M
6Thailand$24.51 M
7El Salvador$11.84 M
8Honduras$10.73 M
9India$9.59 M
10Cambodia$6.37 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $393.49 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $100,314,720
2Port of Newark $59,295,963
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $59,017,420
4Columbus International Airport $35,568,723
5Port of Long Beach $27,844,099
6Port Miami $16,351,748
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $11,272,920
8Port of Virginia $8,939,870
9Los Angeles International Airport $6,092,596
10Port Everglades, Fla. $6,048,720

U.S. imports of Bras, girdles, garters decreased 19.07 percent through February to $393.49 million

U.S. imports of Bras, girdles, garters decreased 19.07 percent from $486.22 million to $393.49 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 168 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 147 for the last full year with a total value of $2.41 billion, a $54.19 million, 2.20 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Bangladesh. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Columbus International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Bangladesh. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Columbus International Airport and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $127,493,268
2Vietnam $63,910,197
3Sri Lanka $45,473,752
4Indonesia $32,928,350
5Bangladesh $26,905,125
6Thailand $24,506,307
7El Salvador $11,839,433
8Honduras $10,728,649
9India $9,594,761
10Cambodia $6,370,544

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $53,981,497
2Cleveland $39,190,016
3Atlanta/Savannah $28,565,220
4New York City $24,892,292
5Miami $16,548,347
6Seattle $4,453,082
7Chicago $4,001,696
8Philadelphia $3,942,156
9Mobile $2,820,484
10Norfolk $2,310,573

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 27.14 percent compared to last year to $100.31 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 16.25 percent compared to last year to $59.3 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 9.24 percent compared to last year to $59.02 million.
  • Columbus International Airport fell 29.19 percent compared to last year to $35.57 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 27.21 percent compared to last year to $27.84 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 decreased $91.32 million, 41.73 percent, (32.4 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $9.47 million, 17.4 percent, (16.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Sri Lanka decreased $2.73 million, 5.66 percent, (11.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $4.89 million, 12.92 percent, (8.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bangladesh increased $2.64 million, 10.89 percent, (6.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.4 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $296.71 million of the $393.49 million total.

All totaled, 71.68 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $282.04 million of the $393.49 million total