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

Imports: Shoes made of textile

Shoes made of textile, the No. 55 import by value totaled $759.11 million for the month of October, $7.44 billion through October of 2018, and $8.2 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$3.87 B
2Vietnam$2.43 B
3Indonesia$569.37 M
4Italy$197.3 M
5Cambodia$81.58 M
6Mexico$69.86 M
7India$35.58 M
8South Korea$28.91 M
9Dominican Republic$28.31 M
10Spain$27.4 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $7.44 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $4,288,076,845
2Port of Long Beach $792,186,869
3Port of Charleston $372,156,390
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $319,724,683
5Port of Newark $316,691,188
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $259,422,000
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $209,107,383
8John F. Kennedy International Airport $144,673,127
9Chicago O’Hare International Airport $99,905,699
10Los Angeles International Airport $77,455,232

U.S. imports of Shoes made of textile increased 8.02 percent through October to $7.44 billion

U.S. imports of Shoes made of textile increased 8.02 percent from $6.88 billion to $7.44 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 55 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 54 for the last full year with a total value of $8.2 billion, a $1.09 billion, 15.39 percent increase 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 Cambodia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Seattle, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $3,868,875,262
2Vietnam $2,434,805,097
3Indonesia $569,369,650
4Italy $197,295,984
5Cambodia $81,579,056
6Mexico $69,861,185
7India $35,583,702
8South Korea $28,909,789
9Dominican Republic $28,309,000
10Spain $27,402,703

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,080,143,379
2Seattle $105,570,440
3New York City $104,019,227
4Charleston $72,776,445
5Atlanta/Savannah $58,357,717
6Chicago $34,264,557
7Cleveland $28,820,201
8New Orleans $27,011,176
9Philadelphia $16,477,102
10Detroit $15,406,352

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 11.53 percent compared to last year to $4.29 billion.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 1.39 percent compared to last year to $792.19 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 11.07 percent compared to last year to $372.16 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 15.17 percent compared to last year to $319.72 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 9.1 percent compared to last year to $316.69 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 $57.67 million, 1.51 percent, (52.03 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $339.35 million, 16.19 percent, (32.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Indonesia increased $104.07 million, 22.37 percent, (7.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $28.93 million, 17.18 percent, (2.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Cambodia increased $22.42 million, 37.89 percent, (1.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.18 percent of all these Shoes made of textile imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $7.15 billion of the $7.44 billion total.

All totaled, 81.89 percent of all these Shoes made of textile imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $6.09 billion of the $7.44 billion total