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

Imports: Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles

Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles, the No. 295 import by value totaled $96.19 million for the month of March, $294.88 million through March of 2019, and $1.19 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$162.96 M
2Italy$79.83 M
3Japan$12.57 M
4Austria$9.04 M
5France$6.81 M
6Germany$4.05 M
7South Korea$3.93 M
8Taiwan$3.62 M
9Hong Kong$1.94 M
10Brazil$1.84 M
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U.S. imports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 2.08 percent through March to $294.88 million

U.S. imports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles decreased 2.08 percent from $301.14 million to $294.88 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 295 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 287 for the last full year with a total value of $1.19 billion, a $63.07 million, 5.62 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Austria and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Austria and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $162,960,621
2Italy $79,826,755
3Japan $12,570,987
4Austria $9,041,733
5France $6,808,516
6Germany $4,045,740
7South Korea $3,927,431
8Taiwan $3,624,533
9Hong Kong $1,938,398
10Brazil $1,837,786

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $98,057,018
2Atlanta/Savannah $75,814,158
3Chicago $67,067,953
4Cleveland $58,130,597
5Great Falls, Mont. $24,449,400
6Los Angeles $18,202,035
7New Orleans $15,219,414
8San Francisco $12,370,499
9Philadelphia $6,945,708
10Dallas $4,685,313

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 14.37 percent compared to last year to $51.56 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 29.79 percent compared to last year to $43.19 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 13.59 percent compared to last year to $30.8 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 6.32 percent compared to last year to $20 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport fell 13.33 percent compared to last year to $18.84 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 decreased $3.72 million, 2.23 percent, (55.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy decreased $4.37 million, 5.19 percent, (27.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $285,242, 2.22 percent, (4.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Austria decreased $652,912, 6.73 percent, (3.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $1.27 million, 22.88 percent, (2.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.97 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $271.21 million of the $294.88 million total.

All totaled, 55.74 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $164.38 million of the $294.88 million total