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

Imports: Knitted or crocheted apparel

Knitted or crocheted apparel, the No. 1105 import by value totaled $1.31 million for the month of May, $3.89 million through May of 2020, and $9.36 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
1China$2.23 M
2El Salvador$238,025
3India$233,751
4Mexico$173,162
5Canada$132,028
6Cambodia$97,185
7Pakistan$91,003
8The Netherlands$90,962
9Taiwan$86,630
10Vietnam$81,579
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U.S. imports of Knitted or crocheted apparel decreased 8.63 percent through May to $3.89 million

U.S. imports of Knitted or crocheted apparel decreased 8.63 percent from $4.26 million to $3.89 million through the first five 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 1105 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1108 for the last full year with a total value of $9.36 million, a $881,907, 8.61 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 El Salvador, No. 3 India, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 El Salvador, No. 4 India and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Port of Baltimore, Md., No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.65 percent compared to last year to $738,172.
  • Port of Charleston fell 33.21 percent compared to last year to $479,205.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 280.53 percent compared to last year to $380,892.
  • Port of Newark fell 36.69 percent compared to last year to $317,824.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 33.6 percent compared to last year to $314,105.

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 $397,452, 21.73 percent, (57.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 El Salvador decreased $282,695, 54.29 percent, (6.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India decreased $32,847, 12.32 percent, (6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $165,677, 2213.45 percent, (4.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $18,398, 12.23 percent, (3.39 percent market share).

All totaled, 77.12 percent of all these Knitted or crocheted apparel imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $3 million of the $3.89 million total.

All totaled, 57.27 percent of all these Knitted or crocheted apparel imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $2.23 million of the $3.89 million total