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

Imports: Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters

Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters, the No. 216 import by value totaled $160.93 million for the month of July, $1.06 billion through July 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$748.96 M
2Mexico$61.68 M
3Germany$43.63 M
4Switzerland$23.15 M
5Canada$21.29 M
6Dominican Republic$20.31 M
7Honduras$11.78 M
8Japan$11.73 M
9South Korea$11.51 M
10Taiwan$10.96 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.06 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $296,072,979
2Port of Newark $137,757,328
3Port of Long Beach $106,897,230
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $62,155,635
5Port of Charleston $45,417,106
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $43,382,678
7Port Laredo $36,465,315
8Port of Virginia $31,972,996
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $27,503,620
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $23,431,637

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 2.25 percent through July to $1.06 billion

U.S. imports of Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters decreased 2.25 percent from $1.08 billion to $1.06 billion 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 216 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 209 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Canada. 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 Switzerland and No. 5 Canada. 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 – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $748,955,329
2Mexico $61,681,189
3Germany $43,632,329
4Switzerland $23,147,224
5Canada $21,285,920
6Dominican Republic $20,312,873
7Honduras $11,780,918
8Japan $11,734,588
9South Korea $11,509,378
10Taiwan $10,955,702

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 5.12 percent compared to last year to $296.07 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.14 percent compared to last year to $137.76 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 11.76 percent compared to last year to $106.9 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 10.41 percent compared to last year to $62.16 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 38.55 percent compared to last year to $45.42 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 $18.52 million, 2.41 percent, (70.72 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $20.37 million, 24.83 percent, (5.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $3.74 million, 9.38 percent, (4.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland increased $4.18 million, 22.07 percent, (2.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $2.62 million, 14.01 percent, (2.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.86 percent of all these Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $898.7 million of the $1.06 billion total.

All totaled, 61.21 percent of all these Brooms, brushes, mops, feather dusters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $648.3 million of the $1.06 billion total