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

Imports: Misc. garment accessories

Misc. garment accessories, the No. 733 import by value totaled $16.11 million for the month of October, $141.42 million through October 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$82.01 M
2Mexico$11.86 M
3Italy$8.38 M
4Dominican Republic$4.87 M
5Taiwan$3.43 M
6South Korea$3.37 M
7Pakistan$3.35 M
8Thailand$3.28 M
9Vietnam$3.08 M
10Canada$3.04 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $141.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $35,216,165
2Port of Newark $18,123,661
3Port of Long Beach $9,897,391
4John F. Kennedy International Airport $9,547,258
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,829,542
6Los Angeles International Airport $4,924,700
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $4,624,080
8Pharr International Bridge in Texas $4,608,823
9Port Miami $4,323,749
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,052,069

U.S. imports of Misc. garment accessories increased 4.15 percent through October to $141.42 million

U.S. imports of Misc. garment accessories increased 4.15 percent from $135.78 million to $141.42 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 733 through October 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 October 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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $82,010,876
2Mexico $11,855,486
3Italy $8,384,442
4Dominican Republic $4,871,368
5Taiwan $3,426,298
6South Korea $3,373,853
7Pakistan $3,345,762
8Thailand $3,281,748
9Vietnam $3,084,274
10Canada $3,037,456

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $7,741,112
2New York City $4,251,343
3Atlanta/Savannah $2,435,864
4Laredo $1,621,027
5Chicago $1,331,261
6New Orleans $1,194,553
7Miami $1,022,875
8San Francisco $1,022,718
9Seattle $803,777
10Dallas $764,935

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 Los Angeles rose 1.89 percent compared to last year to $35.22 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 27.54 percent compared to last year to $18.12 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 22.11 percent compared to last year to $9.9 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 12.2 percent compared to last year to $9.55 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 29.22 percent compared to last year to $7.83 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 $26,711, 0.03 percent, (57.99 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $1.69 million, 16.67 percent, (8.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $2.32 million, 38.27 percent, (5.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $893,139, 15.49 percent, (3.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $551,695, 19.19 percent, (2.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.17 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $110.55 million of the $141.42 million total.

All totaled, 57.01 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $80.61 million of the $141.42 million total