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

Imports: Misc. leather products

Misc. leather products, the No. 499 import by value totaled $40.87 million for the month of March, $111.2 million through March 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$45.7 M
2Brazil$18.16 M
3Mexico$16.36 M
4Argentina$5.15 M
5United Kingdom$2.78 M
6China$2.7 M
7Uruguay$2.58 M
8Austria$2.21 M
9The Netherlands$1.9 M
10Germany$1.83 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $111.2 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $13,939,261
2Port of Virginia $11,930,817
3Port of Houston $9,562,521
4Port of Newark $9,299,412
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $8,019,862
6Port of New York $6,278,902
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $6,266,273
8Port of Charleston $5,784,972
9Port of New Orleans $4,478,859
10Port of Los Angeles $4,104,433

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 14.09 percent through March to $111.2 million

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 14.09 percent from $129.43 million to $111.2 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 499 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 470 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 March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Uruguay and No. 5 China. 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $45,701,727
2Brazil $18,157,796
3Mexico $16,362,925
4Argentina $5,151,517
5United Kingdom $2,775,439
6China $2,698,415
7Uruguay $2,575,385
8Austria $2,206,116
9The Netherlands $1,897,343
10Germany $1,829,078

January – March 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 three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Laredo fell 13.84 percent compared to last year to $13.94 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 33.93 percent compared to last year to $11.93 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 51.74 percent compared to last year to $9.56 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 17.29 percent compared to last year to $9.3 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 44.86 percent compared to last year to $8.02 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 increased $2.34 million, 5.4 percent, (41.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $8.02 million, 30.63 percent, (16.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $5.09 million, 23.72 percent, (14.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina increased $562,018, 12.25 percent, (4.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $914,387, 49.13 percent, (2.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.27 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $88.15 million of the $111.2 million total.

All totaled, 47.44 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $52.75 million of the $111.2 million total