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

Imports: Garments, of felt

Garments, of felt, the No. 203 import by value totaled $218.07 million for the month of October, $1.62 billion through October of 2018, and $1.73 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$857.92 M
2Vietnam$321.42 M
3Mexico$104.69 M
4Honduras$70.77 M
5Bangladesh$64.19 M
6Indonesia$60.3 M
7Cambodia$31.24 M
8Myanmar (Burma)$28.18 M
9Thailand$19.74 M
10Canada$17.32 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.62 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $468,937,885
2Port of Newark $154,229,021
3Port of Tacoma, Wash. $128,994,619
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $116,805,165
5Port Laredo $94,833,796
6Port of Long Beach $79,207,739
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $73,223,024
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $63,583,478
9El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $57,437,015
10Port of Virginia $52,769,258

U.S. imports of Garments, of felt increased 8.89 percent through October to $1.62 billion

U.S. imports of Garments, of felt increased 8.89 percent from $1.48 billion to $1.62 billion through the first 10 months of 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 203 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 209 for the last full year with a total value of $1.73 billion, a $15.37 million, 0.88 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 Bangladesh. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Bangladesh and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $857,918,592
2Vietnam $321,422,090
3Mexico $104,688,278
4Honduras $70,768,627
5Bangladesh $64,193,001
6Indonesia $60,296,892
7Cambodia $31,243,568
8Myanmar (Burma) $28,179,385
9Thailand $19,743,419
10Canada $17,318,600

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $44,732,853
2San Francisco $34,233,533
3New York City $26,977,562
4Seattle $22,048,266
5Laredo $20,616,392
6Chicago $16,035,293
7Atlanta/Savannah $11,470,902
8Cleveland $10,472,577
9El Paso $10,132,567
10New Orleans $8,918,677

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 9.37 percent compared to last year to $468.94 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 15.46 percent compared to last year to $154.23 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 7.42 percent compared to last year to $128.99 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 9.99 percent compared to last year to $116.81 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 24.47 percent compared to last year to $94.83 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 $50.15 million, 6.21 percent, (53.06 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $13.23 million, 4.29 percent, (19.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $20.62 million, 24.53 percent, (6.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Honduras increased $7.32 million, 11.53 percent, (4.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bangladesh decreased $9.54 million, 12.94 percent, (3.97 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.75 percent of all these Garments, of felt imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.42 billion of the $1.62 billion total.

All totaled, 59.6 percent of all these Garments, of felt imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $963.8 million of the $1.62 billion total