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

Imports: Metal yarn

Metal yarn, the No. 1113 import by value totaled $984,023 for the month of October, $8.15 million through October of 2018, and $8.84 million 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
1United Kingdom$2.89 M
2Turkey$1.3 M
3Japan$1.29 M
4China$693,391
5Taiwan$548,155
6Germany$350,398
7France$341,024
8India$188,821
9Mexico$182,847
10Italy$138,155
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.15 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $2,019,955
2Port of Newark $900,643
3Port of Virginia $819,448
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $699,393
5Port of Los Angeles $674,980
6Port of New Orleans $501,026
7Port of Wilmington, N.C. $376,877
8Chicago O’Hare International Airport $234,649
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $206,938
10Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C., Va. $193,895

U.S. imports of Metal yarn increased 11.96 percent through October to $8.15 million

U.S. imports of Metal yarn increased 11.96 percent from $7.28 million to $8.15 million through the first 10 months of 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 1113 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1118 for the last full year with a total value of $8.84 million, a $759,533, 7.91 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 China, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1United Kingdom $2,889,778
2Turkey $1,295,143
3Japan $1,291,392
4China $693,391
5Taiwan $548,155
6Germany $350,398
7France $341,024
8India $188,821
9Mexico $182,847
10Italy $138,155

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $453,081
2Norfolk $285,322
3New York City $200,778
4Atlanta/Savannah $104,499
5Wilmington $103,745
6Boston $75,511
7Chicago $72,967
8Los Angeles $69,036
9Dallas $62,431
10Cleveland $28,274

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Charleston fell 28.76 percent compared to last year to $2.02 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 39.48 percent compared to last year to $900,643.
  • Port of Virginia rose 71.05 percent compared to last year to $819,448.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 168.91 percent compared to last year to $699,393.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.08 percent compared to last year to $674,980.

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 United Kingdom decreased $70,475, 2.38 percent, (35.47 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $327,486, 33.84 percent, (15.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $465,162, 56.3 percent, (15.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $385,911, 35.76 percent, (8.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $102,299, 22.94 percent, (6.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.45 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $6.72 million of the $8.15 million total.

All totaled, 62.77 percent of all these Metal yarn imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $5.11 million of the $8.15 million total