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

Imports: Misc. leather products

Misc. leather products, the No. 510 import by value totaled $41.84 million for the month of July, $259.93 million through July of 2019, and $539.82 million 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
1Italy$107.82 M
2Brazil$43.19 M
3Mexico$40.09 M
4Argentina$11.59 M
5China$6.47 M
6United Kingdom$5.9 M
7Austria$5.88 M
8Germany$5 M
9India$3.68 M
10France$3.58 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $259.93 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $34,355,788
2Port of Virginia $29,537,806
3Port of Newark $23,376,151
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $22,007,756
5Port of Houston $16,717,039
6Port of New York $15,300,745
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $14,904,861
8Port of Charleston $11,805,671
9Port of New Orleans $9,733,961
10Los Angeles International Airport $9,419,126

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 20.06 percent through July to $259.93 million

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 20.06 percent from $325.17 million to $259.93 million 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 510 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 463 for the last full year with a total value of $539.82 million, a $1.69 million, 0.31 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Uruguay and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $107,823,623
2Brazil $43,191,711
3Mexico $40,087,320
4Argentina $11,594,116
5China $6,469,312
6United Kingdom $5,900,588
7Austria $5,879,344
8Germany $4,997,494
9India $3,684,444
10France $3,578,762

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $26,478,457
2New York City $26,321,403
3Atlanta/Savannah $20,024,072
4Wilmington $11,341,107
5Houston $11,161,317
6Norfolk $11,072,448
7Los Angeles $10,717,069
8El Paso $9,346,551
9Charleston $8,785,437
10New Orleans $7,662,365

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 Laredo fell 10.99 percent compared to last year to $34.36 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 27.54 percent compared to last year to $29.54 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 24.76 percent compared to last year to $23.38 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 38.13 percent compared to last year to $22.01 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 65.35 percent compared to last year to $16.72 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 Italy decreased $1.76 million, 1.6 percent, (41.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $28.24 million, 39.54 percent, (16.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $8.26 million, 17.08 percent, (15.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina decreased $3.2 million, 21.65 percent, (4.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $7.22 million, 52.76 percent, (2.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 80.47 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $209.17 million of the $259.93 million total.

All totaled, 48.47 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $125.99 million of the $259.93 million total