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

Imports: Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn

Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn, the No. 740 import by value totaled $13.11 million for the month of October, $137.47 million through October of 2018, and $170.63 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$45.23 M
2South Korea$34.59 M
3Taiwan$16.1 M
4Canada$11.9 M
5Italy$10.8 M
6France$7.08 M
7Brazil$2.16 M
8Mexico$2.15 M
9Switzerland$2.06 M
10Indonesia$1.11 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $137.47 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $63,624,927
2Port of Newark $21,813,680
3Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $9,406,178
4Los Angeles International Airport $6,458,030
5Port of Long Beach $6,072,797
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $5,289,394
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,518,656
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,841,399
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,740,906
10Port of New Orleans $1,497,275

U.S. imports of Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn decreased 3.11 percent through October to $137.47 million

U.S. imports of Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn decreased 3.11 percent from $141.88 million to $137.47 million 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 740 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 716 for the last full year with a total value of $170.63 million, a $14.45 million, 7.81 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $45,227,347
2South Korea $34,592,980
3Taiwan $16,103,481
4Canada $11,896,021
5Italy $10,796,990
6France $7,079,910
7Brazil $2,163,969
8Mexico $2,146,744
9Switzerland $2,056,193
10Indonesia $1,111,614

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $13,431,502
2New York City $4,863,519
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,122,566
4Detroit $1,153,648
5Atlanta/Savannah $618,318
6Cleveland $438,962
7New Orleans $422,959
8Chicago $401,986
9Miami $351,224
10Portland/Columbia-Snake River $331,116

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 fell 4.72 percent compared to last year to $63.62 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 25.94 percent compared to last year to $21.81 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 0.63 percent compared to last year to $9.41 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 13.59 percent compared to last year to $6.46 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 57.65 percent compared to last year to $6.07 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 $218,714, 0.49 percent, (32.9 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea decreased $1.59 million, 4.39 percent, (25.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan decreased $3.29 million, 16.96 percent, (11.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $1.8 million, 13.12 percent, (8.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $665,320, 6.57 percent, (7.85 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.28 percent of all these Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $118.62 million of the $137.47 million total.

All totaled, 78.11 percent of all these Knit, crocheted fabric with elastic yarn imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $107.38 million of the $137.47 million total