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

Imports: Men’s or boys’ underwear

Men's or boys' underwear, the No. 221 import by value totaled $193.35 million for the month of July, $1.01 billion through July of 2019, and $1.84 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$254.56 M
2Vietnam$193.12 M
3India$134.71 M
4El Salvador$87.49 M
5Bangladesh$60.95 M
6Sri Lanka$49.2 M
7Honduras$46.28 M
8Cambodia$42.46 M
9Thailand$21.3 M
10Egypt$20.22 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.01 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $369,475,283
2Port of Newark $180,238,878
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $123,244,327
4Port of Gulfport, Miss. $85,845,773
5Port of Long Beach $70,145,613
6Port Miami $29,846,176
7Port of Charleston $27,448,571
8Port Everglades, Fla. $24,204,147
9Port of Virginia $17,189,287
10John F. Kennedy International Airport $14,474,909

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ underwear increased 6.04 percent through July to $1.01 billion

U.S. imports of Men’s or boys’ underwear increased 6.04 percent from $956.78 million to $1.01 billion through the first seven 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 221 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 232 for the last full year with a total value of $1.84 billion, a $175.28 million, 10.54 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 India, No. 4 El Salvador and No. 5 Bangladesh. 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 Gulfport, Miss. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 El Salvador and No. 5 Bangladesh. 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 Gulfport, Miss. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $254,555,074
2Vietnam $193,122,591
3India $134,711,404
4El Salvador $87,488,350
5Bangladesh $60,951,114
6Sri Lanka $49,199,957
7Honduras $46,277,033
8Cambodia $42,464,604
9Thailand $21,297,988
10Egypt $20,219,966

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $234,298,376
2New York City $97,205,717
3Atlanta/Savannah $53,447,829
4Mobile $33,456,336
5Miami $24,202,999
6Chicago $18,302,111
7Charleston $16,014,322
8San Francisco $6,991,392
9Norfolk $5,866,185
10Cleveland $5,782,971

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 6.41 percent compared to last year to $369.48 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 20.87 percent compared to last year to $180.24 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 3.23 percent compared to last year to $123.24 million.
  • Port of Gulfport, Miss. rose 52.61 percent compared to last year to $85.85 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 27.22 percent compared to last year to $70.15 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 $45.78 million, 21.93 percent, (25.09 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam decreased $50.54 million, 20.74 percent, (19.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $3.94 million, 3.01 percent, (13.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 El Salvador increased $15.53 million, 21.59 percent, (8.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bangladesh increased $6.17 million, 11.25 percent, (6.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.03 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ underwear imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $730.83 million of the $1.01 billion total.

All totaled, 81.7 percent of all these Men’s or boys’ underwear imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $828.95 million of the $1.01 billion total