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

Imports: Gauze, not including narrow fabrics

Gauze, not including narrow fabrics, the No. 1105 import by value totaled $816,137 for the month of March, $2.48 million through March of 2019, and $11.71 million 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
1Japan$656,919
2China$507,505
3South Africa$430,243
4Indonesia$249,819
5India$247,829
6United Kingdom$196,082
7South Korea$61,232
8Vietnam$27,228
9Mexico$25,812
10Germany$25,770
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.48 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $642,686
2Port of Long Beach $544,127
3Port of Los Angeles $527,531
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $216,593
5Port of New York $141,954
6Port of Seattle, Wash. $132,928
7Port of New Orleans $77,452
8Port Miami $46,728
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $34,679
10Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $25,288

U.S. imports of Gauze, not including narrow fabrics decreased 13.24 percent through March to $2.48 million

U.S. imports of Gauze, not including narrow fabrics decreased 13.24 percent from $2.86 million to $2.48 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 1105 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1085 for the last full year with a total value of $11.71 million, a $1.69 million, 16.90 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 China, No. 3 South Africa, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 India and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Japan $656,919
2China $507,505
3South Africa $430,243
4Indonesia $249,819
5India $247,829
6United Kingdom $196,082
7South Korea $61,232
8Vietnam $27,228
9Mexico $25,812
10Germany $25,770

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $1,579,785
2San Francisco $786,976
3Seattle $617,614
4Los Angeles $593,064
5Laredo $339,599
6New York City $276,924
7Miami $126,823
8Charleston $85,866
9New Orleans $61,829
10Chicago $41,505

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:

  • Port of Houston totaled $642,686. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 19.71 percent compared to last year to $544,127.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 46.24 percent compared to last year to $527,531.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 41.81 percent compared to last year to $216,593.
  • Port of New York totaled $141,954. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 Japan decreased $11,772, 1.76 percent, (26.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $937,821, 64.89 percent, (20.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Africa increased $430,243, 0 percent, (17.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $154,271, 161.46 percent, (10.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $6,728, 2.79 percent, (9.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.22 percent of all these Gauze, not including narrow fabrics imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $2.09 million of the $2.48 million total.

All totaled, 83.44 percent of all these Gauze, not including narrow fabrics imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $2.07 million of the $2.48 million total