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

Imports: Imitation jewelry

Imitation jewelry, the No. 286 import by value totaled $79.44 million for the month of February, $204.08 million through February of 2019, and $1.29 billion 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
1China$150.67 M
2Thailand$8.53 M
3France$7.81 M
4Italy$6.5 M
5Vietnam$5.45 M
6India$5.41 M
7Mexico$3.04 M
8South Korea$2.67 M
9Hong Kong$1.83 M
10Canada$1.62 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $204.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $41,871,321
2Port of Newark $30,737,294
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $17,342,180
4Port of Long Beach $16,565,173
5Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $15,409,064
6Port of New Orleans $9,148,607
7Los Angeles International Airport $8,776,627
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $7,579,161
9Boston’s Logan International Airport $6,988,704
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,431,452

U.S. imports of Imitation jewelry decreased 7.83 percent through February to $204.08 million

U.S. imports of Imitation jewelry decreased 7.83 percent from $221.41 million to $204.08 million through the first two 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 286 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 267 for the last full year with a total value of $1.29 billion, a $17.01 million, 1.33 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 France, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 France, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $150,667,392
2Thailand $8,532,259
3France $7,814,352
4Italy $6,502,685
5Vietnam $5,447,970
6India $5,412,027
7Mexico $3,039,966
8South Korea $2,670,491
9Hong Kong $1,832,216
10Canada $1,624,915

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $105,063,245
2New York City $88,788,672
3Cleveland $49,114,882
4New Orleans $31,791,673
5Chicago $26,736,491
6Dallas $15,473,606
7Providence, R.I. $14,079,470
8Boston $14,011,607
9Seattle $10,634,834
10Miami $9,885,312

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 rose 0.61 percent compared to last year to $41.87 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.53 percent compared to last year to $30.74 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 17.94 percent compared to last year to $17.34 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 15.51 percent compared to last year to $16.57 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 13.35 percent compared to last year to $15.41 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 $8.62 million, 5.41 percent, (73.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand decreased $4.47 million, 34.38 percent, (4.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France decreased $218,860, 2.72 percent, (3.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy decreased $436,763, 6.29 percent, (3.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam decreased $1.13 million, 17.21 percent, (2.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.69 percent of all these Imitation jewelry imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $178.96 million of the $204.08 million total.

All totaled, 59.74 percent of all these Imitation jewelry imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $121.93 million of the $204.08 million total