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

Imports: Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters

Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters, the No. 235 import by value totaled $82.28 million for the month of March, $357.49 million through March of 2020, and $1.84 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$231.89 M
2Mexico$28.01 M
3Germany$16.85 M
4Dominican Republic$8.79 M
5Switzerland$8.54 M
6Taiwan$5.4 M
7Japan$5.06 M
8Honduras$5.02 M
9India$4.94 M
10South Korea$4.42 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $357.49 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $89,845,416
2Port of Newark $48,965,857
3Port of Long Beach $35,405,341
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $19,494,506
5Port Laredo $18,074,554
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $16,096,565
7Port of Charleston $15,696,765
8Port of Virginia $11,679,502
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,537,504
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,292,884

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 18.95 percent through March to $357.49 million

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 18.95 percent from $441.07 million to $357.49 million through the first three 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 235 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 212 for the last full year with a total value of $1.84 billion, a $48.29 million, 2.55 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Dominican Republic 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 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $231,891,624
2Mexico $28,012,681
3Germany $16,845,274
4Dominican Republic $8,789,674
5Switzerland $8,543,367
6Taiwan $5,399,389
7Japan $5,056,606
8Honduras $5,022,352
9India $4,937,563
10South Korea $4,423,978

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $40,273,306
2Chicago $21,118,576
3New York City $16,375,659
4Atlanta/Savannah $9,445,584
5Laredo $6,434,044
6Charleston $6,342,401
7Jacksonville/Tampa $5,655,427
8Cleveland $5,104,428
9New Orleans $4,734,076
10St. Louis $4,446,178

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 25.68 percent compared to last year to $89.85 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 11.29 percent compared to last year to $48.97 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 18.56 percent compared to last year to $35.41 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 25.22 percent compared to last year to $19.49 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 22.86 percent compared to last year to $18.07 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 $77.72 million, 25.1 percent, (64.87 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.18 million, 8.44 percent, (7.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $70,778, 0.42 percent, (4.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $947,039, 9.73 percent, (2.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Switzerland decreased $2.36 million, 21.62 percent, (2.39 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.26 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 $294.08 million of the $357.49 million total.

All totaled, 59.24 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 $211.79 million of the $357.49 million total