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

Imports: Misc. knitted, crocheted garments

Misc. knitted, crocheted garments, the No. 274 import by value totaled $116.25 million for the month of October, $1.14 billion through October 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$508.96 M
2Vietnam$139.36 M
3Mexico$85.97 M
4Nicaragua$62.4 M
5Indonesia$56.08 M
6Cambodia$41.2 M
7Guatemala$31.79 M
8India$28.14 M
9Philippines$18.88 M
10Bangladesh$17.46 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.14 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $455,995,215
2Port of Newark $123,188,037
3Port of Houston $64,969,425
4Port of Long Beach $53,427,314
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $41,208,966
6Los Angeles International Airport $38,982,759
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $37,054,535
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $30,988,829
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $30,221,142
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $24,877,435

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted, crocheted garments decreased 0.14 percent through October to $1.14 billion

U.S. imports of Misc. knitted, crocheted garments decreased 0.14 percent from $1.14 billion to $1.14 billion 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 274 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 245 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 October 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 Vietnam, No. 3 Mexico, 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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $508,955,386
2Vietnam $139,361,270
3Mexico $85,966,174
4Nicaragua $62,404,817
5Indonesia $56,076,663
6Cambodia $41,203,190
7Guatemala $31,788,761
8India $28,137,563
9Philippines $18,883,047
10Bangladesh $17,458,216

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $108,984,180
2New York City $32,993,638
3San Diego $18,571,560
4Houston $12,572,970
5Atlanta/Savannah $9,595,849
6Chicago $7,744,466
7Seattle $7,343,839
8Miami $7,298,182
9Cleveland $6,152,298
10St. Louis $5,116,504

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 3.81 percent compared to last year to $456 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.43 percent compared to last year to $123.19 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 31.74 percent compared to last year to $64.97 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 4.89 percent compared to last year to $53.43 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 9.46 percent compared to last year to $41.21 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 $19.92 million, 4.07 percent, (44.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam decreased $5.94 million, 4.09 percent, (12.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $57.66 million, 40.15 percent, (7.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Nicaragua increased $16.91 million, 37.17 percent, (5.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia decreased $5.36 million, 8.72 percent, (4.91 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.7 percent of all these Misc. knitted, crocheted garments imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $852.76 million of the $1.14 billion total.

All totaled, 64.72 percent of all these Misc. knitted, crocheted garments imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $738.79 million of the $1.14 billion total