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

Imports: Medical bandages

Medical bandages, the No. 277 import by value totaled $101.29 million for the month of February, $210.22 million through February of 2019, and $1.12 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$84.44 M
2United Kingdom$27.75 M
3Mexico$20.96 M
4Japan$13.26 M
5Brazil$11.16 M
6Finland$11.13 M
7Germany$7.25 M
8Dominican Republic$5.71 M
9France$4.33 M
10Belgium$2.94 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $210.22 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Chicago O’Hare International Airport $22,732,533
2Port of Los Angeles $18,439,731
3Port of Charleston $18,353,008
4Port of Newark $16,340,647
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $15,594,488
6Port of Long Beach $15,449,336
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $13,923,444
8El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $12,779,279
9Port of Houston $10,824,432
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $9,673,211

U.S. imports of Medical bandages increased 16.94 percent through February to $210.22 million

U.S. imports of Medical bandages increased 16.94 percent from $179.77 million to $210.22 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 277 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 311 for the last full year with a total value of $1.12 billion, a $26.4 million, 2.40 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Finland and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $84,440,160
2United Kingdom $27,754,681
3Mexico $20,955,332
4Japan $13,261,881
5Brazil $11,160,347
6Finland $11,125,086
7Germany $7,252,808
8Dominican Republic $5,714,954
9France $4,326,643
10Belgium $2,936,901

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $64,575,911
2Charleston $34,645,849
3Atlanta/Savannah $33,646,210
4New York City $32,947,194
5Los Angeles $29,367,593
6San Francisco $27,857,995
7El Paso $22,537,182
8Houston $21,818,995
9Laredo $21,382,062
10Cleveland $17,982,182

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:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 76.18 percent compared to last year to $22.73 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 0.09 percent compared to last year to $18.44 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 9.97 percent compared to last year to $18.35 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 3.21 percent compared to last year to $16.34 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 12.12 percent compared to last year to $15.59 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 $11.58 million, 15.9 percent, (40.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 United Kingdom increased $2.91 million, 11.69 percent, (13.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $6.73 million, 47.32 percent, (9.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan increased $6.7 million, 102.15 percent, (6.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil decreased $309,528, 2.7 percent, (5.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.96 percent of all these Medical bandages imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $157.57 million of the $210.22 million total.

All totaled, 43.51 percent of all these Medical bandages imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $91.46 million of the $210.22 million total