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

Imports: Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted

Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted, the No. 840 import by value totaled $5.22 million for the month of March, $22.26 million through March of 2019, and $113.71 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
1China$13.68 M
2South Korea$4.77 M
3Taiwan$2.14 M
4Canada$418,845
5Malta$244,684
6Italy$198,551
7Mexico$196,645
8Guatemala$152,326
9Vietnam$138,769
10Germany$77,482
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $22.26 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $11,252,402
2Port of Newark $3,109,009
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,412,139
4Port of Long Beach $1,362,295
5Port of Morgan City, La. $633,261
6Port of Wilmington, N.C. $553,693
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $491,787
8Port of Charleston $462,564
9International Port of Memphis, Tenn. $366,385
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $334,648

U.S. imports of Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted increased 6.56 percent through March to $22.26 million

U.S. imports of Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted increased 6.56 percent from $20.89 million to $22.26 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 840 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 858 for the last full year with a total value of $113.71 million, a $2.53 million, 2.18 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Malta. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Morgan City, La..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $13,680,483
2South Korea $4,767,208
3Taiwan $2,142,696
4Canada $418,845
5Malta $244,684
6Italy $198,551
7Mexico $196,645
8Guatemala $152,326
9Vietnam $138,769
10Germany $77,482

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $15,208,867
2New Orleans $4,638,819
3Cleveland $3,745,155
4Atlanta/Savannah $2,663,440
5New York City $1,908,342
6Wilmington $1,545,490
7Dallas $984,552
8Charleston $789,441
9Norfolk $514,386
10St. Louis $492,299

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 of Los Angeles rose 35.87 percent compared to last year to $11.25 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 118.99 percent compared to last year to $3.11 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 3.06 percent compared to last year to $1.41 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 70.16 percent compared to last year to $1.36 million.
  • Port of Morgan City, La. totaled $633,261. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 decreased $556,799, 3.91 percent, (61.45 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $1.29 million, 37.01 percent, (21.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan increased $476,956, 28.63 percent, (9.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $37,624, 8.24 percent, (1.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malta increased $73,840, 43.22 percent, (1.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.47 percent of all these Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $21.25 million of the $22.26 million total.

All totaled, 79.82 percent of all these Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $17.77 million of the $22.26 million total