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

Imports: Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books

Children's picture, drawing or coloring books, the No. 513 import by value totaled $27.17 million for the month of February, $63.95 million through February of 2020, and $444.5 million 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$58.58 M
2Mexico$1.03 M
3Malaysia$962,934
4Hong Kong$796,180
5United Arab Emirates$403,666
6Vietnam$386,912
7Canada$318,074
8Italy$290,444
9South Korea$255,514
10Thailand$219,165
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $63.95 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $22,320,991
2Port of Newark $9,990,980
3Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,960,842
4Port of Long Beach $6,918,270
5Port of Virginia $4,116,289
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,780,995
7Indianapolis International Airport, Ind. $1,779,971
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,683,242
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,479,850
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $950,560

U.S. imports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books increased 17.61 percent through February to $63.95 million

U.S. imports of Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books increased 17.61 percent from $54.38 million to $63.95 million through the first two 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 513 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 569 for the last full year with a total value of $444.5 million, a $107.81 million, 32.02 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Malaysia, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, 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 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $58,580,011
2Mexico $1,029,194
3Malaysia $962,934
4Hong Kong $796,180
5United Arab Emirates $403,666
6Vietnam $386,912
7Canada $318,074
8Italy $290,444
9South Korea $255,514
10Thailand $219,165

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $14,080,102
2New York City $6,398,572
3Los Angeles $3,839,091
4Norfolk $2,658,233
5St. Louis $2,513,720
6Cleveland $1,890,649
7Great Falls, Mont. $1,700,857
8Dallas $1,523,107
9Atlanta/Savannah $1,330,394
10Seattle $1,127,686

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 66.21 percent compared to last year to $22.32 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 42.6 percent compared to last year to $9.99 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 6.77 percent compared to last year to $6.96 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 38.15 percent compared to last year to $6.92 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 178.99 percent compared to last year to $4.12 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 $8.78 million, 17.64 percent, (91.6 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $248,450, 19.45 percent, (1.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Malaysia increased $651,682, 209.37 percent, (1.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Hong Kong increased $315,070, 65.49 percent, (1.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $101,599, 33.63 percent, (0.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.59 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $61.77 million of the $63.95 million total.

All totaled, 78.66 percent of all these Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $50.31 million of the $63.95 million total