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

Imports: Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles

Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles, the No. 304 import by value totaled $103.21 million for the month of December, $1.19 billion through December of 2018, and $1.12 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$667.45 M
2Italy$306.16 M
3Japan$51.99 M
4Austria$35.5 M
5France$24.14 M
6South Korea$17.23 M
7Taiwan$16.22 M
8Hong Kong$14.53 M
9Germany$13.24 M
10Brazil$5.42 M
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U.S. imports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles increased 5.62 percent through December to $1.19 billion

U.S. imports of Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles increased 5.62 percent from $1.12 billion to $1.19 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 304 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 292 for the last full year with a total value of $1.12 billion, a $31.94 million, 2.93 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December 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 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.

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $667,453,256
2Italy $306,159,247
3Japan $51,990,122
4Austria $35,498,537
5France $24,140,039
6South Korea $17,227,806
7Taiwan $16,223,977
8Hong Kong $14,526,458
9Germany $13,242,174
10Brazil $5,418,877

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $73,912,208
2Atlanta/Savannah $57,235,360
3Chicago $51,774,581
4Cleveland $44,028,846
5Great Falls, Mont. $19,821,038
6Los Angeles $14,022,405
7New Orleans $11,999,071
8San Francisco $10,126,811
9Philadelphia $5,333,263
10Detroit $3,974,276

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 9.93 percent compared to last year to $215.51 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 5.58 percent compared to last year to $183.25 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 6.97 percent compared to last year to $136.41 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 3.34 percent compared to last year to $94.92 million.
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 26.63 percent compared to last year to $80.77 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 $46.69 million, 7.52 percent, (56.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $5.95 million, 1.98 percent, (25.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $1.55 million, 2.89 percent, (4.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Austria decreased $1.63 million, 4.4 percent, (2.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $232,043, 0.97 percent, (2.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.55 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.09 billion of the $1.19 billion total.

All totaled, 59.97 percent of all these Frames, mountings for glasses, goggles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $710.86 million of the $1.19 billion total