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

Imports: Carnival art

Carnival art, the No. 122 import by value totaled $902.45 million for the month of August, $2.31 billion through August of 2019, and $3.56 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$2.13 B
2Mexico$23.74 M
3India$23.54 M
4Taiwan$16.95 M
5Hong Kong$16.19 M
6Thailand$13.76 M
7Sri Lanka$9.81 M
8Poland$9.37 M
9Vietnam$9.08 M
10Philippines$8.32 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.31 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $761,782,765
2Port of Newark $343,678,199
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $222,457,500
4Port of Long Beach $173,322,554
5Port of Virginia $147,430,877
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $131,638,065
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $71,272,420
8Port of Houston $68,787,472
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $61,043,119
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $54,191,634

U.S. imports of Carnival art increased 23.81 percent through August to $2.31 billion

U.S. imports of Carnival art increased 23.81 percent from $1.87 billion to $2.31 billion through the first eight 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 122 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 154 for the last full year with a total value of $3.56 billion, a $306.21 million, 9.42 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Hong Kong. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Thailand. 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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,130,211,541
2Mexico $23,737,095
3India $23,540,099
4Taiwan $16,947,045
5Hong Kong $16,187,454
6Thailand $13,757,997
7Sri Lanka $9,808,832
8Poland $9,370,517
9Vietnam $9,079,755
10Philippines $8,319,834

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $96,973,401
2New York City $59,845,818
3Atlanta/Savannah $30,663,901
4Chicago $27,668,871
5Seattle $23,070,456
6Norfolk $20,626,169
7Houston $14,908,928
8Dallas $11,124,024
9Cleveland $10,554,276
10San Francisco $9,187,356

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 26.46 percent compared to last year to $761.78 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 38.86 percent compared to last year to $343.68 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 26.77 percent compared to last year to $222.46 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 14.37 percent compared to last year to $173.32 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 22.93 percent compared to last year to $147.43 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 $411.87 million, 23.97 percent, (92.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $3.58 million, 17.77 percent, (1.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $3.36 million, 16.67 percent, (1.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $3.93 million, 30.17 percent, (0.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Hong Kong increased $6.84 million, 73.16 percent, (0.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.64 percent of all these Carnival art imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $2.21 billion of the $2.31 billion total.

All totaled, 71.32 percent of all these Carnival art imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $1.65 billion of the $2.31 billion total