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

Imports: Men’s or boys’ shirts, knitted or crocheted

Men's or boys' shirts, knitted or crocheted, the No. 199 import by value totaled $150.3 million for the month of December, $1.97 billion through December of 2018, and $1.97 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
1Vietnam$503.99 M
2China$241.86 M
3India$201.54 M
4Peru$114 M
5Indonesia$106.75 M
6Jordan$104.64 M
7Bangladesh$78.46 M
8Pakistan$77.1 M
9Cambodia$64.31 M
10Sri Lanka$61.97 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.97 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $461,444,260
2Port of Newark $341,879,935
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $290,400,735
4Port of Tacoma, Wash. $100,860,121
5Port of Charleston $97,613,984
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $95,274,818
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $71,603,024
8Port Miami $60,101,967
9Port of Virginia $52,140,192
10Port of New York $44,417,233

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ shirts, knitted or crocheted increased 0.20 percent through December to $1.97 billion

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ shirts, knitted or crocheted increased 0.20 percent from $1.97 billion to $1.97 billion in 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 199 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 192 for the last full year with a total value of $1.97 billion, a $33.55 million, 1.67 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Vietnam $503,990,126
2China $241,859,496
3India $201,535,017
4Peru $114,002,309
5Indonesia $106,754,234
6Jordan $104,637,052
7Bangladesh $78,459,706
8Pakistan $77,101,284
9Cambodia $64,305,876
10Sri Lanka $61,965,891

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $122,531,933
2Los Angeles $116,454,564
3Atlanta/Savannah $93,940,622
4Seattle $43,559,463
5Charleston $22,796,217
6Miami $22,045,226
7Chicago $13,941,270
8Norfolk $12,631,475
9Cleveland $11,692,673
10Wilmington $11,273,465

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 1.51 percent compared to last year to $461.44 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.09 percent compared to last year to $341.88 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 1.98 percent compared to last year to $290.4 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 7.78 percent compared to last year to $100.86 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 10.71 percent compared to last year to $97.61 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 Vietnam decreased $1.99 million, 0.39 percent, (25.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $8.18 million, 3.5 percent, (12.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $7.07 million, 3.63 percent, (10.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Peru increased $5.82 million, 5.38 percent, (5.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia decreased $23.2 million, 17.85 percent, (5.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.18 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ shirts, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.17 billion of the $1.97 billion total.

All totaled, 65.47 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ shirts, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.29 billion of the $1.97 billion total