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

Imports: Synthetic woven fabric

Synthetic woven fabric, the No. 847 import by value totaled $8.28 million for the month of October, $80.04 million through October of 2018, and $80.4 million 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$19.51 M
2Mexico$17.87 M
3Italy$7.72 M
4India$6.73 M
5Germany$6.16 M
6Taiwan$3.8 M
7Spain$3.22 M
8Canada$2.71 M
9Japan$2.33 M
10Turkey$1.82 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $80.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $16,772,019
2Port of Charleston $13,209,780
3Port of Los Angeles $7,963,399
4Port of Newark $7,728,125
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $3,193,209
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $3,039,033
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,009,753
8Port of New Orleans $2,668,338
9Port of Virginia $2,640,959
10Port of Long Beach $2,102,988

U.S. imports of Synthetic woven fabric increased 16.62 percent through October to $80.04 million

U.S. imports of Synthetic woven fabric increased 16.62 percent from $68.63 million to $80.04 million 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 847 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 853 for the last full year with a total value of $80.4 million, a $1.17 million, 1.44 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 India and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $19,506,912
2Mexico $17,867,128
3Italy $7,723,596
4India $6,732,201
5Germany $6,156,985
6Taiwan $3,803,187
7Spain $3,218,203
8Canada $2,707,179
9Japan $2,329,355
10Turkey $1,815,514

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $2,626,785
2Charleston $2,565,401
3Los Angeles $1,735,536
4New York City $1,223,103
5Chicago $871,168
6Cleveland $676,108
7New Orleans $627,217
8Wilmington $547,263
9Atlanta/Savannah $511,769
10Miami $443,390

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 Laredo rose 28.42 percent compared to last year to $16.77 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 10.44 percent compared to last year to $13.21 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 4.66 percent compared to last year to $7.96 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 1.51 percent compared to last year to $7.73 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 110.41 percent compared to last year to $3.19 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 $406,283, 2.13 percent, (24.37 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $3.48 million, 24.2 percent, (22.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $1.14 million, 17.34 percent, (9.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $746,473, 12.47 percent, (8.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $2.96 million, 92.32 percent, (7.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.45 percent of all these Synthetic woven fabric imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $57.99 million of the $80.04 million total.

All totaled, 61.05 percent of all these Synthetic woven fabric imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $48.87 million of the $80.04 million total