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

Imports: Misc. knitted, crocheted garments

Misc. knitted, crocheted garments, the No. 279 import by value totaled $95.69 million for the month of December, $1.33 billion through December of 2018, and $1.32 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
1China$596.29 M
2Vietnam$166.54 M
3Mexico$93.12 M
4Nicaragua$71.28 M
5Indonesia$63.67 M
6Cambodia$46.21 M
7Guatemala$35.84 M
8India$32.28 M
9Philippines$21.96 M
10Bangladesh$19.61 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.33 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $536,204,859
2Port of Newark $146,402,981
3Port of Houston $73,836,991
4Port of Long Beach $64,063,107
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $46,340,012
6Los Angeles International Airport $44,325,593
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $38,583,824
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $36,215,001
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $33,055,792
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $25,375,923

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted, crocheted garments increased 0.81 percent through December to $1.33 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted, crocheted garments increased 0.81 percent from $1.32 billion to $1.33 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 279 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 255 for the last full year with a total value of $1.32 billion, a $136.12 million, 11.54 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Nicaragua and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Cambodia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $596,292,391
2Vietnam $166,541,703
3Mexico $93,115,593
4Nicaragua $71,279,896
5Indonesia $63,668,602
6Cambodia $46,207,864
7Guatemala $35,837,430
8India $32,283,312
9Philippines $21,956,788
10Bangladesh $19,608,913

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $154,911,909
2New York City $46,229,278
3San Diego $19,606,541
4Houston $18,277,611
5Atlanta/Savannah $13,159,202
6Chicago $11,420,633
7Miami $10,804,726
8Seattle $9,848,943
9Cleveland $8,678,940
10St. Louis $7,586,878

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 5.66 percent compared to last year to $536.2 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 21.33 percent compared to last year to $146.4 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 43.11 percent compared to last year to $73.84 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 2.23 percent compared to last year to $64.06 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 10.42 percent compared to last year to $46.34 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 $33.17 million, 5.89 percent, (44.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $2.64 million, 1.61 percent, (12.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $78.85 million, 45.85 percent, (7.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Nicaragua increased $25.02 million, 54.07 percent, (5.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia decreased $5.6 million, 8.09 percent, (4.8 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.74 percent of all these Misc. knitted, crocheted garments imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $990.9 million of the $1.33 billion total.

All totaled, 65.39 percent of all these Misc. knitted, crocheted garments imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $866.85 million of the $1.33 billion total