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

Imports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 24 import by value totaled $1.88 billion for the month of October, $12.58 billion through October of 2018, and $13.93 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$4.05 B
2Vietnam$2.01 B
3Indonesia$763.5 M
4Honduras$749.16 M
5Guatemala$539.13 M
6India$433.01 M
7Jordan$427.38 M
8Cambodia$395.12 M
9Bangladesh$357.07 M
10El Salvador$345.38 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $12.58 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $4,220,424,703
2Port of Newark $1,804,135,915
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $807,152,994
4Port Miami $781,454,646
5Port Everglades, Fla. $708,335,981
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $526,748,052
7Port of Long Beach $383,352,096
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $366,029,390
9Los Angeles International Airport $272,021,710
10Port of Charleston $269,981,180

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 6.15 percent through October to $12.58 billion

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 6.15 percent from $11.85 billion to $12.58 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 24 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 24 for the last full year with a total value of $13.93 billion, a $86.45 million, 0.62 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 Honduras and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $4,047,521,510
2Vietnam $2,007,378,031
3Indonesia $763,500,414
4Honduras $749,161,537
5Guatemala $539,133,234
6India $433,006,936
7Jordan $427,378,448
8Cambodia $395,117,934
9Bangladesh $357,069,034
10El Salvador $345,376,870

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $667,156,537
2New York City $370,507,880
3Miami $234,282,433
4Atlanta/Savannah $139,154,988
5Seattle $87,232,310
6Cleveland $83,430,001
7Wilmington $58,942,684
8Chicago $40,887,271
9Charleston $38,472,537
10Norfolk $31,859,426

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 5.91 percent compared to last year to $4.22 billion.
  • Port of Newark rose 10.55 percent compared to last year to $1.8 billion.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 3.31 percent compared to last year to $807.15 million.
  • Port Miami rose 14.66 percent compared to last year to $781.45 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 6.11 percent compared to last year to $708.34 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 $124 million, 3.16 percent, (32.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $127.32 million, 6.77 percent, (15.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Indonesia increased $5.4 million, 0.71 percent, (6.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Honduras increased $106.52 million, 16.57 percent, (5.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Guatemala increased $48.35 million, 9.85 percent, (4.29 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.47 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $8.11 billion of the $12.58 billion total.

All totaled, 66.17 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $8.32 billion of the $12.58 billion total