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

Imports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 25 import by value totaled $1 billion for the month of December, $14.76 billion through December 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$4.72 B
2Vietnam$2.35 B
3Honduras$911.09 M
4Indonesia$895.12 M
5Guatemala$625.39 M
6India$494.45 M
7Jordan$477.78 M
8Cambodia$458.12 M
9Bangladesh$425.09 M
10El Salvador$411.59 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $14.76 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $4,913,220,508
2Port of Newark $2,096,499,795
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $927,094,267
4Port Miami $920,717,027
5Port Everglades, Fla. $836,485,191
6John F. Kennedy International Airport $632,836,202
7Port of Long Beach $455,865,026
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $431,918,722
9Los Angeles International Airport $318,315,968
10Port of Charleston $308,720,959

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 5.95 percent through December to $14.76 billion

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 5.95 percent from $13.93 billion to $14.76 billion in 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 25 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 25 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 December 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 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $4,720,301,080
2Vietnam $2,347,915,328
3Honduras $911,085,593
4Indonesia $895,123,972
5Guatemala $625,385,712
6India $494,447,988
7Jordan $477,778,071
8Cambodia $458,124,971
9Bangladesh $425,092,583
10El Salvador $411,585,329

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,007,289,231
2New York City $534,312,074
3Miami $358,687,531
4Atlanta/Savannah $210,297,235
5Seattle $129,243,345
6Cleveland $122,045,311
7Wilmington $93,959,844
8Chicago $67,835,019
9Charleston $53,852,659
10Norfolk $49,084,747

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 5.2 percent compared to last year to $4.91 billion.
  • Port of Newark rose 11.18 percent compared to last year to $2.1 billion.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 2.98 percent compared to last year to $927.09 million.
  • Port Miami rose 12.61 percent compared to last year to $920.72 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 5.84 percent compared to last year to $836.49 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 $133.35 million, 2.91 percent, (31.98 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $124.27 million, 5.59 percent, (15.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras increased $163.57 million, 21.88 percent, (6.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $5.48 million, 0.62 percent, (6.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Guatemala increased $49.64 million, 8.62 percent, (4.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 64.37 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $9.5 billion of the $14.76 billion total.

All totaled, 65.68 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $9.69 billion of the $14.76 billion total