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

Imports: Misc. leather articles

Misc. leather articles, the No. 704 import by value totaled $15.37 million for the month of March, $45.6 million through March of 2019, and $272.46 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
1China$13.07 M
2Mexico$11.36 M
3India$9.04 M
4France$3.52 M
5Italy$2.16 M
6Vietnam$657,549
7Spain$627,175
8Canada$560,026
9Germany$408,419
10Taiwan$387,066
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $45.6 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $9,854,442
2Los Angeles International Airport $7,848,162
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,637,569
4Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,185,245
5Port of Newark $3,125,061
6Port of Los Angeles $2,960,129
7San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $2,716,318
8Port of New Orleans $1,990,783
9Port of Long Beach $1,378,508
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $1,054,335

U.S. imports of Misc. leather articles decreased 8.19 percent through March to $45.6 million

U.S. imports of Misc. leather articles decreased 8.19 percent from $49.67 million to $45.6 million through the first three 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 704 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 689 for the last full year with a total value of $272.46 million, a $89.62 million, 49.02 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 France and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $13,067,346
2Mexico $11,361,625
3India $9,043,506
4France $3,523,988
5Italy $2,155,618
6Vietnam $657,549
7Spain $627,175
8Canada $560,026
9Germany $408,419
10Taiwan $387,066

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $19,295,262
2Laredo $13,667,176
3El Paso $13,365,402
4New Orleans $8,873,325
5New York City $7,682,514
6Chicago $4,609,800
7Cleveland $3,109,583
8Philadelphia $2,259,003
9Atlanta/Savannah $2,101,845
10Jacksonville/Tampa $1,125,687

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo rose 381.91 percent compared to last year to $9.85 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 1.33 percent compared to last year to $7.85 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 22.63 percent compared to last year to $3.64 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 54.21 percent compared to last year to $3.19 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 2.07 percent compared to last year to $3.13 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 $6.54 million, 33.35 percent, (28.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $1.27 million, 12.64 percent, (24.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $1.44 million, 19 percent, (19.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $774,659, 28.18 percent, (7.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy decreased $604,135, 21.89 percent, (4.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.86 percent of all these Misc. leather articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $39.15 million of the $45.6 million total.

All totaled, 60.64 percent of all these Misc. leather articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $27.65 million of the $45.6 million total