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

Imports: Synthetic woven fabric

Synthetic woven fabric, the No. 846 import by value totaled $6.72 million for the month of February, $14.75 million through February of 2019, and $94.28 million 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$2.93 M
2Mexico$2.81 M
3Germany$1.72 M
4Canada$1.27 M
5India$1.22 M
6Italy$1.03 M
7Taiwan$932,779
8Japan$929,947
9Spain$534,660
10France$236,673
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $14.75 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $2,818,952
2Port Laredo $2,582,646
3Port of Los Angeles $1,525,568
4Port of Newark $1,499,422
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $600,755
6Port of New Orleans $564,252
7Jackman Border Crossing, Maine $546,678
8Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport $498,540
9Port Miami $456,135
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $337,212

U.S. imports of Synthetic woven fabric increased 7.67 percent through February to $14.75 million

U.S. imports of Synthetic woven fabric increased 7.67 percent from $13.7 million to $14.75 million through the first two 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 846 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 851 for the last full year with a total value of $94.28 million, a $13.88 million, 17.26 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Spain. 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 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,934,262
2Mexico $2,811,304
3Germany $1,716,451
4Canada $1,273,171
5India $1,224,418
6Italy $1,029,250
7Taiwan $932,779
8Japan $929,947
9Spain $534,660
10France $236,673

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Charleston $5,516,510
2Laredo $5,150,411
3Los Angeles $2,830,219
4New York City $2,607,705
5Cleveland $1,736,224
6Chicago $1,708,673
7Wilmington $1,429,422
8New Orleans $1,250,763
9Atlanta/Savannah $1,066,662
10Miami $906,551

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 Charleston rose 9.4 percent compared to last year to $2.82 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 1.08 percent compared to last year to $2.58 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 14 percent compared to last year to $1.53 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 35.02 percent compared to last year to $1.5 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 96.51 percent compared to last year to $600,755.

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 $1.68 million, 36.39 percent, (19.89 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $129,481, 4.83 percent, (19.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $1.1 million, 177.48 percent, (11.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $1.08 million, 554.85 percent, (8.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India increased $27,584, 2.3 percent, (8.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.5 percent of all these Synthetic woven fabric imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $9.96 million of the $14.75 million total.

All totaled, 61.18 percent of all these Synthetic woven fabric imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $9.03 million of the $14.75 million total