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

Imports: Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings

Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings, the No. 395 import by value totaled $64.72 million for the month of March, $190.13 million through March of 2019, and $934.57 million 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
1India$67.75 M
2China$51.25 M
3Canada$12.84 M
4Mexico$12.51 M
5Egypt$9.69 M
6South Korea$9.69 M
7The Netherlands$7.39 M
8Turkey$3.54 M
9Vietnam$2.05 M
10Belgium$1.93 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $190.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $57,602,937
2Port of Newark $36,926,996
3Port of Los Angeles $21,601,089
4Port Laredo $12,345,211
5Port of Charleston $8,364,663
6Port of Virginia $7,897,555
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $7,104,755
8Port of Houston $3,827,369
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,704,035
10Port of Long Beach $3,476,690

U.S. imports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 15.25 percent through March to $190.13 million

U.S. imports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 15.25 percent from $224.34 million to $190.13 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 395 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 350 for the last full year with a total value of $934.57 million, a $71.66 million, 8.30 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Egypt. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $67,754,668
2China $51,249,341
3Canada $12,835,391
4Mexico $12,507,168
5Egypt $9,694,546
6South Korea $9,689,635
7The Netherlands $7,391,213
8Turkey $3,535,531
9Vietnam $2,054,818
10Belgium $1,933,070

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $80,808,951
2Los Angeles $54,492,064
3New York City $52,377,285
4Detroit $18,473,110
5Laredo $13,520,050
6Cleveland $8,376,450
7Buffalo $7,753,727
8Norfolk $6,998,479
9Dallas $6,830,204
10Charleston $6,025,805

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 Savannah, Ga. fell 3.53 percent compared to last year to $57.6 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 0.05 percent compared to last year to $36.93 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 29.89 percent compared to last year to $21.6 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 13.39 percent compared to last year to $12.35 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 13.18 percent compared to last year to $8.36 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 India decreased $1.74 million, 2.5 percent, (35.64 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $28.32 million, 35.59 percent, (26.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $7.44 million, 36.7 percent, (6.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.15 million, 10.1 percent, (6.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Egypt increased $2.55 million, 35.6 percent, (5.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.02 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $154.04 million of the $190.13 million total.

All totaled, 71.97 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $136.84 million of the $190.13 million total