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

Imports: Garments, of felt

Garments, of felt, the No. 208 import by value totaled $125.8 million for the month of February, $279.91 million through February of 2020, and $2.12 billion 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$122.62 M
2Vietnam$65.22 M
3Mexico$20.09 M
4Cambodia$16.98 M
5Honduras$13.65 M
6Bangladesh$13.31 M
7Indonesia$8.77 M
8Myanmar (Burma)$6.81 M
9Thailand$2.81 M
10Canada$2.72 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $279.91 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $73,658,097
2Port of Newark $32,103,010
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $20,099,503
4Port Laredo $19,260,447
5Port of Long Beach $16,074,915
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $15,709,117
7Port of Virginia $13,051,891
8El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $11,432,623
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,188,163
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $6,322,803

U.S. imports of Garments, of felt decreased 4.91 percent through February to $279.91 million

U.S. imports of Garments, of felt decreased 4.91 percent from $294.36 million to $279.91 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 208 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 211 for the last full year with a total value of $2.12 billion, a $231.39 million, 12.25 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Cambodia and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Laredo and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $122,618,939
2Vietnam $65,221,626
3Mexico $20,093,930
4Cambodia $16,977,190
5Honduras $13,652,878
6Bangladesh $13,312,806
7Indonesia $8,765,985
8Myanmar (Burma) $6,809,645
9Thailand $2,810,833
10Canada $2,721,243

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $28,016,692
2New York City $17,559,234
3Seattle $12,009,595
4Laredo $11,930,728
5San Francisco $11,818,074
6New Orleans $8,442,755
7Chicago $7,044,423
8Norfolk $6,419,035
9El Paso $5,422,743
10Atlanta/Savannah $4,771,438

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 fell 12.91 percent compared to last year to $73.66 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 24.37 percent compared to last year to $32.1 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 5.14 percent compared to last year to $20.1 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 7.26 percent compared to last year to $19.26 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 17.85 percent compared to last year to $16.07 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 $31.78 million, 20.58 percent, (43.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $8.39 million, 14.77 percent, (23.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $2.6 million, 11.46 percent, (7.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Cambodia increased $6.92 million, 68.88 percent, (6.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Honduras decreased $1.13 million, 7.61 percent, (4.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.23 percent of all these Garments, of felt imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $238.56 million of the $279.91 million total.

All totaled, 57.59 percent of all these Garments, of felt imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $161.2 million of the $279.91 million total