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

Imports: Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted

Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted, the No. 358 import by value totaled $73.43 million for the month of December, $948.74 million through December of 2018, and $875.69 million 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$522.32 M
2Sri Lanka$96.93 M
3South Korea$51.64 M
4Vietnam$46.78 M
5Mexico$45.05 M
6Pakistan$42.28 M
7Malaysia$29.89 M
8Indonesia$25.44 M
9Philippines$13.04 M
10Thailand$10.87 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $948.74 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $248,202,439
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $138,513,669
3Port of Newark $95,827,431
4Port of Long Beach $89,524,124
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $49,425,534
6Port of Charleston $46,220,861
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $43,912,171
8El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $34,040,913
9Port of Virginia $26,099,442
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $22,270,482

U.S. imports of Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted increased 8.34 percent through December to $948.74 million

U.S. imports of Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted increased 8.34 percent from $875.69 million to $948.74 million 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 358 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 349 for the last full year with a total value of $875.69 million, a $9.01 million, 1.04 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Sri Lanka, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Sri Lanka, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $522,320,138
2Sri Lanka $96,925,804
3South Korea $51,636,794
4Vietnam $46,782,634
5Mexico $45,048,770
6Pakistan $42,283,913
7Malaysia $29,887,935
8Indonesia $25,443,110
9Philippines $13,040,673
10Thailand $10,865,277

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $30,560,346
2New Orleans $28,017,782
3Atlanta/Savannah $26,688,206
4Chicago $20,624,521
5New York City $13,918,350
6Cleveland $13,755,259
7Charleston $12,871,419
8Seattle $9,696,407
9El Paso $5,874,420
10St. Louis $4,909,739

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 2.61 percent compared to last year to $248.2 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 43.57 percent compared to last year to $138.51 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.35 percent compared to last year to $95.83 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 20.58 percent compared to last year to $89.52 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 39.77 percent compared to last year to $49.43 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 $43.88 million, 9.17 percent, (55.05 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Sri Lanka increased $2.3 million, 2.43 percent, (10.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $2.44 million, 4.96 percent, (5.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $11.21 million, 31.5 percent, (4.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $5.64 million, 14.3 percent, (4.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.39 percent of all these Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $762.71 million of the $948.74 million total.

All totaled, 65.51 percent of all these Gloves, mittens, mitts, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $621.49 million of the $948.74 million total