Total Trade: $2.3 billion
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$788,009,884|
|2||Port of Newark||$269,271,824|
|4||Port of Charleston||$168,251,043|
|5||Port Everglades, Fla.||$125,826,951|
|6||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$118,543,479|
|7||Port of Virginia||$115,524,494|
|8||Port of Long Beach||$114,310,334|
|9||Port of Tacoma, Wash.||$38,146,183|
|10||Port 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
|3||New York City||$60,544,436|
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