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

Imports: Pantyhose, socks

Pantyhose, socks, the No. 184 import by value totaled $254.17 million for the month of October, $1.94 billion through October of 2018, and $2.21 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$1.19 B
2El Salvador$203.11 M
3Honduras$112.23 M
4Pakistan$104.83 M
5South Korea$67.71 M
6Mexico$41.17 M
7Taiwan$37.66 M
8Italy$22.47 M
9Vietnam$21.65 M
10India$21.46 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.94 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $674,220,341
2Port of Newark $228,759,533
3Port Miami $193,372,679
4Port of Charleston $139,557,006
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $104,442,811
6Port Everglades, Fla. $103,306,685
7Port of Virginia $95,709,312
8Port of Long Beach $93,316,540
9Pharr International Bridge in Texas $29,415,824
10Port of Gulfport, Miss. $28,221,736

U.S. imports of Pantyhose, socks increased 3.97 percent through October to $1.94 billion

U.S. imports of Pantyhose, socks increased 3.97 percent from $1.87 billion to $1.94 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 184 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 177 for the last full year with a total value of $2.21 billion, a $43.08 million, 1.99 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 El Salvador, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 El Salvador, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,191,156,301
2El Salvador $203,111,560
3Honduras $112,234,952
4Pakistan $104,827,417
5South Korea $67,707,929
6Mexico $41,170,738
7Taiwan $37,657,316
8Italy $22,472,504
9Vietnam $21,647,514
10India $21,463,142

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $121,635,767
2Miami $49,746,628
3New York City $40,086,941
4Charleston $34,731,668
5Atlanta/Savannah $18,774,723
6Norfolk $15,980,755
7Laredo $7,955,748
8Chicago $5,287,256
9Mobile $5,030,916
10San Francisco $4,448,820

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 7.44 percent compared to last year to $674.22 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 16.23 percent compared to last year to $228.76 million.
  • Port Miami rose 11.61 percent compared to last year to $193.37 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 8.94 percent compared to last year to $139.56 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 21.08 percent compared to last year to $104.44 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 $97.6 million, 8.93 percent, (61.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 El Salvador decreased $4.6 million, 2.22 percent, (10.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras decreased $41.02 million, 26.77 percent, (5.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Pakistan increased $4.16 million, 4.13 percent, (5.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $6.4 million, 8.63 percent, (3.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.59 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.68 billion of the $1.94 billion total.

All totaled, 69.12 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.34 billion of the $1.94 billion total