Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 35 import by value totaled $833.95 million for the month of February, $1.83 billion through February of 2020, and $15.03 billion for all of 2019, 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
1Vietnam$387.53 M
2China$283.91 M
3Honduras$134.67 M
4Indonesia$131.1 M
5Cambodia$99.9 M
6Guatemala$90.22 M
7India$85.24 M
8Bangladesh$68.36 M
9Nicaragua$66.56 M
10El Salvador$60.54 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.83 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $470,890,201
2Port of Newark $270,414,508
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $148,870,104
4Port Miami $139,745,768
5Port of Long Beach $106,591,337
6Port Everglades, Fla. $92,322,332
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $70,983,518
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $69,408,922
9Port of Wilmington, N.C. $66,284,643
10Port of Virginia $41,064,327

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted decreased 9.58 percent through February to $1.83 billion

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted decreased 9.58 percent from $2.02 billion to $1.83 billion through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 35 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 31 for the last full year with a total value of $15.03 billion, a $272.49 million, 1.85 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Vietnam, No. 2 China, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Cambodia. 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 of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 India. 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 of Long Beach.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Vietnam $387,526,531
2China $283,913,742
3Honduras $134,671,408
4Indonesia $131,095,301
5Cambodia $99,896,627
6Guatemala $90,220,650
7India $85,243,154
8Bangladesh $68,361,724
9Nicaragua $66,563,346
10El Salvador $60,541,452

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $304,163,790
2New York City $178,214,952
3Miami $131,787,023
4Atlanta/Savannah $75,056,205
5Seattle $46,618,090
6Wilmington $46,439,299
7Cleveland $39,279,447
8Norfolk $22,715,353
9Houston $22,460,516
10Chicago $22,137,142

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 26.76 percent compared to last year to $470.89 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 8.11 percent compared to last year to $270.41 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 13.26 percent compared to last year to $148.87 million.
  • Port Miami rose 7.92 percent compared to last year to $139.75 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 15.07 percent compared to last year to $106.59 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 Vietnam increased $7.5 million, 1.97 percent, (21.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $247.21 million, 46.54 percent, (15.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras increased $10.49 million, 8.45 percent, (7.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $3.3 million, 2.46 percent, (7.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Cambodia increased $38.93 million, 63.85 percent, (5.46 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.71 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.04 billion of the $1.83 billion total.

All totaled, 62.14 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.14 billion of the $1.83 billion total