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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Imports: Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted

Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted, the No. 532 import by value totaled $30.04 million for the month of December, $402.44 million through December of 2018, and $373.48 million for all of 2017, 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$179.75 M
2Iran$47.62 M
3Pakistan$41.85 M
4United Arab Emirates$34.4 M
5Nepal$33.26 M
6Turkey$25 M
7China$18.34 M
8Afghanistan$3.4 M
9Morocco$3.28 M
10Spain$2.88 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $402.44 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $97,812,960
2Port of Virginia $44,667,879
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $42,358,163
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $24,988,640
5Port of Los Angeles $24,087,389
6Port of Houston $22,627,568
7Los Angeles International Airport $17,540,011
8Port of Charleston $14,541,858
9Port of New Orleans $13,825,295
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $13,087,615

U.S. imports of Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted increased 7.75 percent through December to $402.44 million

U.S. imports of Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted increased 7.75 percent from $373.48 million to $402.44 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 532 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 530 for the last full year with a total value of $373.48 million, a $62.77 million, 14.39 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Iran, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 United Arab Emirates and No. 5 Nepal. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Iran, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 Nepal and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $179,747,197
2Iran $47,622,838
3Pakistan $41,850,962
4United Arab Emirates $34,403,507
5Nepal $33,262,416
6Turkey $25,002,878
7China $18,339,033
8Afghanistan $3,395,934
9Morocco $3,283,691
10Spain $2,879,307

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $27,184,559
2Los Angeles $9,778,658
3Atlanta/Savannah $9,156,088
4Norfolk $8,352,635
5Dallas $6,165,119
6Cleveland $4,486,209
7Houston $3,682,508
8New Orleans $3,679,843
9San Francisco $2,687,356
10Charleston $2,260,213

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 7.25 percent compared to last year to $97.81 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 13.91 percent compared to last year to $44.67 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 6.8 percent compared to last year to $42.36 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 26.38 percent compared to last year to $24.99 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 15.06 percent compared to last year to $24.09 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 $4.62 million, 2.51 percent, (44.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Iran increased $2.87 million, 6.41 percent, (11.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Pakistan decreased $2.02 million, 4.6 percent, (10.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Arab Emirates increased $21.33 million, 163.21 percent, (8.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Nepal increased $3.22 million, 10.73 percent, (8.27 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.71 percent of all these Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $336.89 million of the $402.44 million total.

All totaled, 58.12 percent of all these Carpets, othert textile floor coverings, knotted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $233.92 million of the $402.44 million total