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

Imports: Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics

Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics, the No. 518 import by value totaled $34.39 million for the month of December, $423.73 million through December of 2018, and $404.71 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$200.6 M
2India$75.01 M
3South Korea$38.7 M
4Canada$37.73 M
5Germany$13.17 M
6Taiwan$12.14 M
7Mexico$10.33 M
8Turkey$8.58 M
9Italy$6.34 M
10Japan$5.22 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $423.73 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $265,398,226
2Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $23,202,951
3Port of Newark $19,754,024
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $12,967,918
5Port of Charleston $12,599,165
6Port of Long Beach $11,210,909
7Port of Virginia $9,083,818
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,957,550
9Los Angeles International Airport $6,034,358
10Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $5,988,224

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics increased 4.70 percent through December to $423.73 million

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics increased 4.70 percent from $404.71 million to $423.73 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 518 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 516 for the last full year with a total value of $404.71 million, a $20.46 million, 4.81 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $200,596,563
2India $75,014,400
3South Korea $38,702,939
4Canada $37,725,705
5Germany $13,165,526
6Taiwan $12,138,707
7Mexico $10,330,380
8Turkey $8,579,613
9Italy $6,335,764
10Japan $5,216,136

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $67,794,359
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,845,880
3New York City $6,347,975
4Atlanta/Savannah $4,124,021
5Norfolk $2,912,759
6Charleston $2,883,520
7Detroit $2,543,442
8Dallas $1,816,949
9Cleveland $1,644,728
10Laredo $1,384,819

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 1.07 percent compared to last year to $265.4 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 125.5 percent compared to last year to $23.2 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 4.75 percent compared to last year to $19.75 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 84.13 percent compared to last year to $12.97 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 34.29 percent compared to last year to $12.6 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 decreased $7.79 million, 3.74 percent, (47.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $16.03 million, 27.18 percent, (17.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 South Korea increased $1.92 million, 5.22 percent, (9.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $14.63 million, 63.35 percent, (8.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $4.85 million, 58.37 percent, (3.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.19 percent of all these Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $365.21 million of the $423.73 million total.

All totaled, 78.81 percent of all these Misc. knitted or crocheted fabrics imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $333.92 million of the $423.73 million total