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

Imports: Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances

Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances, the No. 266 import by value totaled $108.75 million for the month of December, $1.39 billion through December of 2018, and $1.28 billion 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
1China$820.33 M
2Mexico$348.32 M
3India$57.67 M
4Pakistan$51.55 M
5Taiwan$40.47 M
6Turkey$13.98 M
7Canada$9.78 M
8South Korea$8 M
9Malaysia$6.37 M
10Egypt$4.28 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.39 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $223,797,229
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $186,505,505
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $185,635,651
4Port of Newark $180,582,506
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $95,985,407
6Douglas-Agua Prieta Border Crossing, Ariz. $78,692,541
7Port of Charleston $56,127,234
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $55,951,240
9Port of Long Beach $51,057,580
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $47,242,494

U.S. imports of Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances increased 8.56 percent through December to $1.39 billion

U.S. imports of Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances increased 8.56 percent from $1.28 billion to $1.39 billion 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 266 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 261 for the last full year with a total value of $1.28 billion, a $22.88 million, 1.82 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 India and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $820,330,073
2Mexico $348,320,723
3India $57,665,427
4Pakistan $51,551,964
5Taiwan $40,470,944
6Turkey $13,980,898
7Canada $9,781,269
8South Korea $7,998,767
9Malaysia $6,372,779
10Egypt $4,284,362

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $59,801,309
2Atlanta/Savannah $51,463,658
3New York City $43,022,104
4San Diego $39,345,367
5Laredo $21,413,849
6Phoenix/Nogales $20,367,375
7Seattle $16,874,853
8San Francisco $14,408,377
9Charleston $13,553,192
10Chicago $8,357,247

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 8.84 percent compared to last year to $223.8 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 2.74 percent compared to last year to $186.51 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 20.28 percent compared to last year to $185.64 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 6.12 percent compared to last year to $180.58 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 22.54 percent compared to last year to $95.99 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 $80.37 million, 10.86 percent, (59.02 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $28.13 million, 8.78 percent, (25.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $2.54 million, 4.62 percent, (4.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Pakistan decreased $6.67 million, 11.45 percent, (3.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $1.59 million, 4.1 percent, (2.91 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.84 percent of all these Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.32 billion of the $1.39 billion total.

All totaled, 62.77 percent of all these Curtains, interior blinds, bed valances imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $872.51 million of the $1.39 billion total