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

Imports: Perfumes

Perfumes, the No. 186 import by value totaled $185.85 million for the month of February, $371.52 million through February of 2019, and $2.49 billion 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
1France$233.73 M
2Spain$39.11 M
3Italy$32.54 M
4United Kingdom$12.39 M
5Germany$11.71 M
6Switzerland$9.8 M
7Mexico$7.63 M
8China$4.41 M
9India$4.14 M
10United Arab Emirates$3.89 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $371.52 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $190,881,170
2Port Miami $55,879,597
3Miami International Airport $22,195,570
4Port Everglades, Fla. $18,370,173
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $17,500,334
6Port of Wilmington, N.C. $11,774,033
7Port Laredo $11,637,730
8Port of Virginia $5,586,429
9Port of Los Angeles $5,021,913
10Port of Houston $4,369,791

U.S. imports of Perfumes increased 0.80 percent through February to $371.52 million

U.S. imports of Perfumes increased 0.80 percent from $368.57 million to $371.52 million through the first two 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 186 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 183 for the last full year with a total value of $2.49 billion, a $149.79 million, 6.40 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Spain, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 France, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1France $233,729,696
2Spain $39,112,655
3Italy $32,535,257
4United Kingdom $12,385,030
5Germany $11,710,756
6Switzerland $9,797,248
7Mexico $7,633,776
8China $4,410,428
9India $4,140,636
10United Arab Emirates $3,890,659

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $418,341,730
2Miami $200,778,659
3Laredo $27,339,558
4Wilmington $20,362,354
5Los Angeles $18,069,010
6Cleveland $16,844,225
7Charleston $13,914,720
8Atlanta/Savannah $7,307,735
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,825,093
10El Paso $6,618,935

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 1.14 percent compared to last year to $190.88 million.
  • Port Miami rose 15.73 percent compared to last year to $55.88 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 26.4 percent compared to last year to $22.2 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 36.03 percent compared to last year to $18.37 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 8.66 percent compared to last year to $17.5 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 France increased $5.81 million, 2.55 percent, (62.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Spain increased $7.78 million, 24.84 percent, (10.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $482,060, 1.5 percent, (8.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $14.39 million, 53.75 percent, (3.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $7.39 million, 171.34 percent, (3.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.68 percent of all these Perfumes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $329.47 million of the $371.52 million total.

All totaled, 82.05 percent of all these Perfumes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $304.83 million of the $371.52 million total