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

Imports: Pantyhose, socks

Pantyhose, socks, the No. 184 import by value totaled $179.82 million for the month of December, $2.3 billion through December 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$1.41 B
2El Salvador$240.12 M
3Honduras$138.39 M
4Pakistan$128.4 M
5South Korea$76.61 M
6Mexico$49.39 M
7Taiwan$42.64 M
8Italy$27.14 M
9India$26.33 M
10Vietnam$26.17 M

Top Gateways

RankPortYTD
1Port of Los Angeles$788.01 M
2Port of Newark$269.27 M
3Port Miami$225.58 M
4Port of Charleston$168.25 M
5Port Everglades, Fla.$125.83 M
6Port of Savannah, Ga.$118.54 M
7Port of Virginia$115.52 M
8Port of Long Beach$114.31 M
9Port of Tacoma, Wash.$38.15 M
10Port of Wilmington, N.C.$36.92 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.3 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $788,009,884
2Port of Newark $269,271,824
3Port Miami $225,582,227
4Port of Charleston $168,251,043
5Port Everglades, Fla. $125,826,951
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $118,543,479
7Port of Virginia $115,524,494
8Port of Long Beach $114,310,334
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $38,146,183
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $36,918,359

U.S. imports of Pantyhose, socks increased 4.37 percent through December to $2.3 billion

U.S. imports of Pantyhose, socks increased 4.37 percent from $2.21 billion to $2.3 billion in 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 December 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 December 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 Everglades, Fla..

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $1,408,874,876
2El Salvador $240,123,626
3Honduras $138,385,908
4Pakistan $128,398,660
5South Korea $76,611,008
6Mexico $49,394,865
7Taiwan $42,639,991
8Italy $27,140,286
9India $26,331,924
10Vietnam $26,172,601

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $187,725,557
2Miami $77,361,805
3New York City $60,544,436
4Charleston $50,919,841
5Atlanta/Savannah $26,919,354
6Norfolk $25,124,754
7Laredo $12,187,833
8Wilmington $9,997,286
9Chicago $7,923,982
10Seattle $7,718,428

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 7.26 percent compared to last year to $788.01 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 15.1 percent compared to last year to $269.27 million.
  • Port Miami rose 6.68 percent compared to last year to $225.58 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 2.73 percent compared to last year to $168.25 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 37.89 percent compared to last year to $125.83 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 increased $129.94 million, 10.16 percent, (61.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 El Salvador decreased $13.24 million, 5.23 percent, (10.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras decreased $45.54 million, 24.76 percent, (6.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Pakistan increased $8 million, 6.64 percent, (5.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $8.82 million, 10.33 percent, (3.33 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.53 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.99 billion of the $2.3 billion total.

All totaled, 68.49 percent of all these Pantyhose, socks imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.58 billion of the $2.3 billion total