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

Imports: Imitation jewelry

Imitation jewelry, the No. 283 import by value totaled $130.55 million for the month of October, $1.09 billion through October of 2018, and $1.28 billion 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$789.09 M
2Thailand$57.28 M
3France$37.88 M
4Italy$36.58 M
5Vietnam$29.56 M
6India$25.17 M
7Mexico$17.34 M
8South Korea$15.79 M
9Hong Kong$12.01 M
10Canada$9.37 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.09 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $187,402,363
2Port of Newark $146,387,386
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $98,387,216
4Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $81,551,827
5Port of Long Beach $74,055,840
6Los Angeles International Airport $55,603,593
7Boston’s Logan International Airport $51,483,957
8Port of New Orleans $49,910,343
9Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $48,315,015
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $44,350,917

U.S. imports of Imitation jewelry increased 2.20 percent through October to $1.09 billion

U.S. imports of Imitation jewelry increased 2.20 percent from $1.07 billion to $1.09 billion through the first 10 months of 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 283 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 261 for the last full year with a total value of $1.28 billion, a $173.61 million, 11.97 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 France 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 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $789,094,221
2Thailand $57,281,340
3France $37,875,338
4Italy $36,576,213
5Vietnam $29,561,833
6India $25,172,298
7Mexico $17,344,125
8South Korea $15,787,906
9Hong Kong $12,014,001
10Canada $9,366,571

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $54,410,894
2New York City $46,251,815
3Cleveland $24,231,402
4New Orleans $15,652,005
5Chicago $14,044,541
6Boston $9,018,528
7Providence, R.I. $8,846,192
8Dallas $7,541,426
9Seattle $5,602,357
10Miami $5,585,814

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 0.04 percent compared to last year to $187.4 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 8.53 percent compared to last year to $146.39 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 11.48 percent compared to last year to $98.39 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 2.34 percent compared to last year to $81.55 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 83.95 percent compared to last year to $74.06 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 $14.32 million, 1.85 percent, (72.15 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $2.08 million, 3.77 percent, (5.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $3.77 million, 11.06 percent, (3.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $2.33 million, 6.8 percent, (3.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $1.49 million, 5.31 percent, (2.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.89 percent of all these Imitation jewelry imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $950.39 million of the $1.09 billion total.

All totaled, 53.74 percent of all these Imitation jewelry imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $587.78 million of the $1.09 billion total