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

Imports: Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted

Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted, the No. 807 import by value totaled $13.56 million for the month of October, $95.13 million through October of 2018, and $116.24 million 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$67.56 M
2South Korea$13.9 M
3Taiwan$7.66 M
4Canada$1.56 M
5Malta$698,443
6Italy$687,152
7Guatemala$663,319
8Mexico$453,656
9Japan$318,643
10Germany$287,668
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $95.13 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $39,372,813
2Port of Long Beach $12,231,612
3Port of Newark $11,144,358
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $10,744,447
5Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,238,827
6Port of Virginia $2,338,920
7Port of Charleston $1,966,074
8Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $1,843,569
9Port of Wilmington, N.C. $1,500,401
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $839,901

U.S. imports of Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted decreased 2.08 percent through October to $95.13 million

U.S. imports of Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted decreased 2.08 percent from $97.16 million to $95.13 million 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 807 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 783 for the last full year with a total value of $116.24 million, a $96,792, 0.08 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

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 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $67,556,936
2South Korea $13,904,145
3Taiwan $7,663,941
4Canada $1,560,521
5Malta $698,443
6Italy $687,152
7Guatemala $663,319
8Mexico $453,656
9Japan $318,643
10Germany $287,668

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $7,028,667
2New Orleans $2,988,372
3Cleveland $1,377,035
4New York City $933,769
5Atlanta/Savannah $843,793
6Wilmington $782,397
7Norfolk $441,706
8Charleston $421,407
9Dallas $248,319
10Seattle $195,498

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 fell 11.12 percent compared to last year to $39.37 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 3.43 percent compared to last year to $12.23 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 141.73 percent compared to last year to $11.14 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 19.17 percent compared to last year to $10.74 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 97.59 percent compared to last year to $5.24 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 decreased $2.62 million, 3.74 percent, (71.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea increased $126,207, 0.92 percent, (14.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Taiwan decreased $623,739, 7.53 percent, (8.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $236,716, 17.88 percent, (1.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malta increased $454,750, 186.61 percent, (0.73 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.06 percent of all these Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $91.38 million of the $95.13 million total.

All totaled, 82.76 percent of all these Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $78.73 million of the $95.13 million total