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

Imports: Gauze, not including narrow fabrics

Gauze, not including narrow fabrics, the No. 1122 import by value totaled $483,508 for the month of February, $1.1 million through February of 2020, and $9.27 million 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
1Vietnam$252,227
2Indonesia$246,304
3China$213,379
4India$128,738
5Turkey$121,166
6South Korea$48,203
7United Kingdom$45,817
8Switzerland$26,569
9Italy$14,330
10Germany$2,037
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.1 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $319,574
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $221,611
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $145,152
4Port Miami $137,698
5Port of Long Beach $116,418
6Los Angeles International Airport $36,921
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $33,800
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $23,209
9Port of New Orleans $18,564
10Port of Newark $15,460

U.S. imports of Gauze, not including narrow fabrics decreased 34.00 percent through February to $1.1 million

U.S. imports of Gauze, not including narrow fabrics decreased 34.00 percent from $1.67 million to $1.1 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 1122 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1104 for the last full year with a total value of $9.27 million, a $2.44 million, 20.86 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 China, No. 4 India and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Africa, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, 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 Houston and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Vietnam $252,227
2Indonesia $246,304
3China $213,379
4India $128,738
5Turkey $121,166
6South Korea $48,203
7United Kingdom $45,817
8Switzerland $26,569
9Italy $14,330
10Germany $2,037

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $191,881
2Seattle $150,160
3San Francisco $125,426
4Houston $83,846
5Los Angeles $83,298
6Miami $61,476
7Atlanta/Savannah $61,167
8New Orleans $39,205
9Minneapolis $5,398
10Charleston $2,723

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 30.96 percent compared to last year to $319,574.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 124.66 percent compared to last year to $221,611.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 48.18 percent compared to last year to $145,152.
  • Port Miami rose 223.37 percent compared to last year to $137,698.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 70.24 percent compared to last year to $116,418.

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 Vietnam increased $224,999, 826.35 percent, (22.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Indonesia increased $143,563, 139.73 percent, (22.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $212,799, 49.93 percent, (19.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $60,467, 31.96 percent, (11.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey increased $117,613, 3310.24 percent, (11.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.36 percent of all these Gauze, not including narrow fabrics imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $961,814 of the $1.1 million total.

All totaled, 85.42 percent of all these Gauze, not including narrow fabrics imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $940,453 of the $1.1 million total