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

Imports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 34 import by value totaled $858.54 million for the month of March, $2.88 billion through March of 2019, and $14.76 billion 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$658.14 M
2Vietnam$532.95 M
3Honduras$213.26 M
4Indonesia$194.99 M
5Guatemala$129.2 M
6India$126.89 M
7Nicaragua$94.29 M
8Bangladesh$93.45 M
9Cambodia$92.76 M
10El Salvador$86.52 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.88 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $859,639,450
2Port of Newark $406,146,654
3Port Miami $212,276,038
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $192,670,820
5Port Everglades, Fla. $158,056,422
6Port of Long Beach $121,997,252
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $113,523,388
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $93,045,222
9Port of Wilmington, N.C. $80,340,008
10Port of Charleston $65,499,554

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 5.25 percent through March to $2.88 billion

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 5.25 percent from $2.74 billion to $2.88 billion 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 34 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 35 for the last full year with a total value of $14.76 billion, a $828.98 million, 5.95 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $658,142,920
2Vietnam $532,954,371
3Honduras $213,262,757
4Indonesia $194,986,249
5Guatemala $129,204,953
6India $126,892,787
7Nicaragua $94,289,537
8Bangladesh $93,452,830
9Cambodia $92,757,668
10El Salvador $86,524,898

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,426,071,765
2New York City $753,160,937
3Miami $481,493,386
4Atlanta/Savannah $273,996,641
5Seattle $186,147,697
6Cleveland $179,213,394
7Wilmington $138,869,498
8Chicago $95,725,272
9Charleston $75,585,041
10Norfolk $73,038,877

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 5.56 percent compared to last year to $859.64 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 2.63 percent compared to last year to $406.15 million.
  • Port Miami fell 5.98 percent compared to last year to $212.28 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 10.22 percent compared to last year to $192.67 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 9.77 percent compared to last year to $158.06 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 $39.31 million, 5.64 percent, (22.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $68.88 million, 14.84 percent, (18.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras increased $41.4 million, 24.09 percent, (7.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $3.82 million, 2 percent, (6.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Guatemala decreased $15.96 million, 10.99 percent, (4.48 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.99 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.73 billion of the $2.88 billion total.

All totaled, 63.47 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $1.83 billion of the $2.88 billion total