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

Imports: Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters

Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters, the No. 212 import by value totaled $115.19 million for the month of March, $441.07 million through March of 2019, and $1.89 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$309.61 M
2Mexico$25.83 M
3Germany$16.77 M
4Switzerland$10.9 M
5Dominican Republic$9.74 M
6Canada$9.55 M
7Japan$5.01 M
8Honduras$4.87 M
9South Korea$4.85 M
10Taiwan$4.48 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $441.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $120,888,518
2Port of Newark $55,198,967
3Port of Long Beach $43,473,874
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $26,069,789
5Port of Charleston $21,415,319
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $18,690,733
7Port Laredo $14,711,350
8Port of Virginia $14,440,955
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $11,310,714
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $10,419,498

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 2.51 percent through March to $441.07 million

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 2.51 percent from $452.43 million to $441.07 million through the first three 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 212 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 202 for the last full year with a total value of $1.89 billion, a $139.03 million, 7.93 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Dominican Republic. 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 Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Switzerland. 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $309,610,789
2Mexico $25,831,516
3Germany $16,774,496
4Switzerland $10,900,214
5Dominican Republic $9,736,713
6Canada $9,551,508
7Japan $5,006,661
8Honduras $4,873,550
9South Korea $4,852,955
10Taiwan $4,476,970

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $173,476,724
2New York City $77,934,923
3Chicago $75,720,880
4Atlanta/Savannah $36,279,513
5Laredo $28,041,756
6Cleveland $23,126,228
7Charleston $21,383,776
8New Orleans $18,466,795
9St. Louis $18,167,480
10Miami $17,776,355

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 8.04 percent compared to last year to $120.89 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 9.68 percent compared to last year to $55.2 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 5.53 percent compared to last year to $43.47 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 10.75 percent compared to last year to $26.07 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 81.25 percent compared to last year to $21.42 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 $10.4 million, 3.25 percent, (70.2 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $9.36 million, 26.6 percent, (5.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $30,152, 0.18 percent, (3.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland increased $2.98 million, 37.59 percent, (2.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Dominican Republic increased $5.56 million, 132.99 percent, (2.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.53 percent of all these Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $372.85 million of the $441.07 million total.

All totaled, 60.55 percent of all these Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $267.05 million of the $441.07 million total