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

Imports: Men’s or boys’ slacks, suits, not knit

Men's or boys' slacks, suits, not knit, the No. 62 import by value totaled $595.55 million for the month of December, $8.29 billion through December of 2018, and $7.96 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
1Bangladesh$1.59 B
2China$1.42 B
3Mexico$1.26 B
4Vietnam$913.95 M
5Indonesia$353.15 M
6Nicaragua$300.97 M
7Italy$262.02 M
8India$244.4 M
9Pakistan$207.52 M
10Egypt$198.58 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.29 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,782,211,242
2Port of Newark $1,770,438,339
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $766,726,545
4Port Laredo $435,431,272
5Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $432,485,638
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $377,571,546
7Port Miami $189,407,089
8Port Everglades, Fla. $188,535,081
9El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $188,203,566
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $181,709,962

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ slacks, suits, not knit increased 4.20 percent through December to $8.29 billion

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ slacks, suits, not knit increased 4.20 percent from $7.96 billion to $8.29 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 62 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 59 for the last full year with a total value of $7.96 billion, a $259.28 million, 3.15 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Bangladesh, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Vietnam 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 Laredo and No. 5 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Bangladesh, No. 2 China, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Vietnam 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 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Bangladesh $1,586,388,096
2China $1,416,166,571
3Mexico $1,257,471,215
4Vietnam $913,952,664
5Indonesia $353,146,856
6Nicaragua $300,966,014
7Italy $262,020,780
8India $244,398,135
9Pakistan $207,522,554
10Egypt $198,576,083

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $482,662,693
2Los Angeles $464,722,640
3Laredo $193,943,457
4Atlanta/Savannah $185,936,280
5Miami $96,281,907
6Cleveland $78,027,736
7Dallas $77,559,535
8Seattle $59,170,344
9El Paso $43,684,759
10Jacksonville/Tampa $43,517,780

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 fell 0.31 percent compared to last year to $1.78 billion.
  • Port of Newark rose 11.13 percent compared to last year to $1.77 billion.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.45 percent compared to last year to $766.73 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 7.02 percent compared to last year to $435.43 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 4.39 percent compared to last year to $432.49 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 Bangladesh increased $120.11 million, 8.19 percent, (19.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $26.8 million, 1.86 percent, (17.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $12.84 million, 1.03 percent, (15.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $20.64 million, 2.31 percent, (11.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia increased $28.56 million, 8.8 percent, (4.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.63 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ slacks, suits, not knit imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $5.53 billion of the $8.29 billion total.

All totaled, 62.54 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ slacks, suits, not knit imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $5.19 billion of the $8.29 billion total