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

Imports: Plastic shoes

Plastic shoes, the No. 81 import by value totaled $451.36 million for the month of October, $4.91 billion through October of 2018, and $5.78 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$3.27 B
2Vietnam$966.49 M
3Indonesia$257.57 M
4Italy$97 M
5Germany$74.23 M
6Cambodia$61.98 M
7Romania$29.3 M
8Brazil$28.79 M
9India$25.79 M
10Mexico$24.8 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $4.91 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $2,787,528,733
2Port of Long Beach $358,881,919
3Port of Newark $296,399,917
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $287,044,243
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $189,049,491
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $186,497,906
7Port of Charleston $156,408,066
8Port of Virginia $80,933,637
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $55,710,263
10Los Angeles International Airport $46,010,137

U.S. imports of Plastic shoes increased 0.69 percent through October to $4.91 billion

U.S. imports of Plastic shoes increased 0.69 percent from $4.88 billion to $4.91 billion 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 81 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 77 for the last full year with a total value of $5.78 billion, a $259.8 million, 4.30 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Germany. 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 Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Cambodia and No. 5 Italy. 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 Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $3,266,739,656
2Vietnam $966,489,213
3Indonesia $257,572,238
4Italy $96,997,213
5Germany $74,227,773
6Cambodia $61,979,571
7Romania $29,299,338
8Brazil $28,794,874
9India $25,793,762
10Mexico $24,796,875

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $783,529,315
2Seattle $120,488,736
3New York City $83,955,565
4Atlanta/Savannah $59,230,347
5Charleston $41,850,851
6Cleveland $28,429,905
7New Orleans $27,067,025
8San Francisco $24,146,865
9Chicago $21,936,379
10Philadelphia $15,301,060

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 rose 3.91 percent compared to last year to $2.79 billion.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 0.24 percent compared to last year to $358.88 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 11.85 percent compared to last year to $296.4 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. fell 6.23 percent compared to last year to $287.04 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 0.04 percent compared to last year to $189.05 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 $5.73 million, 0.17 percent, (66.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $35.82 million, 3.85 percent, (19.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Indonesia decreased $52.54 million, 16.94 percent, (5.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $29.11 million, 42.89 percent, (1.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $15.56 million, 26.53 percent, (1.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.9 percent of all these Plastic shoes imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $4.66 billion of the $4.91 billion total.

All totaled, 79.78 percent of all these Plastic shoes imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.92 billion of the $4.91 billion total