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

Imports: Misc. garment accessories

Misc. garment accessories, the No. 730 import by value totaled $14.42 million for the month of December, $170.79 million through December of 2018, and $162.68 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
1China$99.05 M
2Mexico$13.8 M
3Italy$10.53 M
4Dominican Republic$5.67 M
5Taiwan$4.14 M
6Spain$4.1 M
7Thailand$3.93 M
8South Korea$3.93 M
9Pakistan$3.85 M
10Vietnam$3.67 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $170.79 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $42,953,231
2Port of Newark $22,236,479
3Port of Long Beach $11,858,891
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $11,216,435
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,918,592
6Los Angeles International Airport $6,463,331
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $6,049,912
8Port Miami $5,218,444
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $5,121,866
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,509,310

U.S. imports of Misc. garment accessories increased 4.99 percent through December to $170.79 million

U.S. imports of Misc. garment accessories increased 4.99 percent from $162.68 million to $170.79 million 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 730 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 723 for the last full year with a total value of $162.68 million, a $3.32 million, 2.00 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $99,045,909
2Mexico $13,802,881
3Italy $10,533,699
4Dominican Republic $5,666,754
5Taiwan $4,140,296
6Spain $4,100,515
7Thailand $3,932,027
8South Korea $3,929,299
9Pakistan $3,847,925
10Vietnam $3,668,917

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $11,906,370
2New York City $6,615,913
3Atlanta/Savannah $3,248,528
4New Orleans $2,065,363
5Chicago $1,951,731
6Seattle $1,922,301
7Laredo $1,841,373
8Miami $1,619,763
9San Francisco $1,365,102
10Phoenix/Nogales $1,188,926

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 0.14 percent compared to last year to $42.95 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 28.22 percent compared to last year to $22.24 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 23.43 percent compared to last year to $11.86 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 7 percent compared to last year to $11.22 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 28.15 percent compared to last year to $8.92 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 $1.83 million, 1.88 percent, (57.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $1.88 million, 15.77 percent, (8.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $2.87 million, 37.4 percent, (6.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $1.31 million, 18.81 percent, (3.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $278,219, 7.2 percent, (2.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.98 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $133.19 million of the $170.79 million total.

All totaled, 56.9 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $97.18 million of the $170.79 million total