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

Imports: Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc.

Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc., the No. 408 import by value totaled $56.11 million for the month of February, $107.43 million through February of 2020, and $722.6 million 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
1China$62.26 M
2Bangladesh$15.32 M
3Vietnam$5.51 M
4Taiwan$3.89 M
5Czech Republic$3.38 M
6Sri Lanka$3.26 M
7India$3.22 M
8South Korea$2.29 M
9Canada$1.62 M
10Mexico$1.38 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $107.43 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $32,015,309
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $7,981,256
3Port of Long Beach $7,903,584
4Port of Newark $7,332,061
5Port of Charleston $6,975,649
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $6,602,955
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,985,308
8Port of Virginia $3,928,613
9Port of Houston $3,654,652
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,926,796

U.S. imports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 15.76 percent through February to $107.43 million

U.S. imports of Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. decreased 15.76 percent from $127.53 million to $107.43 million 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 408 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 395 for the last full year with a total value of $722.6 million, a $20.54 million, 2.93 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Bangladesh, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Bangladesh, No. 3 Taiwan, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Sri Lanka. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $62,262,116
2Bangladesh $15,315,703
3Vietnam $5,513,878
4Taiwan $3,893,711
5Czech Republic $3,383,675
6Sri Lanka $3,261,980
7India $3,216,032
8South Korea $2,286,800
9Canada $1,618,969
10Mexico $1,376,119

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $10,923,834
2San Francisco $4,146,120
3Great Falls, Mont. $3,486,007
4St. Louis $2,542,478
5New York City $2,528,790
6Charleston $2,026,073
7Seattle $1,826,576
8New Orleans $1,612,866
9Atlanta/Savannah $1,383,952
10Minneapolis $1,321,941

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 24.99 percent compared to last year to $32.02 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 42.57 percent compared to last year to $7.98 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 11.02 percent compared to last year to $7.9 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 26.24 percent compared to last year to $7.33 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 18.46 percent compared to last year to $6.98 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 $18.87 million, 23.26 percent, (57.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Bangladesh decreased $7.08 million, 31.63 percent, (14.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $884,245, 19.1 percent, (5.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan decreased $2.69 million, 40.82 percent, (3.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic increased $417,847, 14.09 percent, (3.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.12 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $90.37 million of the $107.43 million total.

All totaled, 57.9 percent of all these Tarpaulins, sails, awnings, tents, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $62.21 million of the $107.43 million total