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

Imports: Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry

Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry, the No. 41 import by value totaled $988.05 million for the month of July, $6.26 billion through July of 2019, and $11.52 billion 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$2.66 B
2Italy$703.05 M
3Vietnam$687.73 M
4Cambodia$483.79 M
5France$454.3 M
6Indonesia$237.3 M
7Philippines$230.66 M
8India$186.7 M
9Myanmar (Burma)$102.14 M
10Spain$86.16 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.26 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $2,289,220,128
2Port of Newark $1,087,626,775
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $492,254,902
4Port of Long Beach $354,497,149
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $268,314,955
6Los Angeles International Airport $254,758,954
7Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $223,043,506
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $159,201,919
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $142,089,491
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $102,825,252

U.S. imports of Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry decreased 3.58 percent through July to $6.26 billion

U.S. imports of Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry decreased 3.58 percent from $6.5 billion to $6.26 billion through the first seven 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 41 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 36 for the last full year with a total value of $11.52 billion, a $669.86 million, 6.17 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Cambodia and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 France and No. 5 Cambodia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Jacksonville, Fla..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $2,664,919,313
2Italy $703,046,024
3Vietnam $687,728,960
4Cambodia $483,791,883
5France $454,301,169
6Indonesia $237,299,505
7Philippines $230,660,332
8India $186,701,211
9Myanmar (Burma) $102,143,452
10Spain $86,160,519

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,453,640,151
2New York City $942,845,874
3Jacksonville/Tampa $213,760,687
4Chicago $164,871,810
5Atlanta/Savannah $159,472,815
6Cleveland $123,431,047
7San Francisco $117,680,208
8Seattle $117,226,665
9Dallas $81,965,349
10Miami $48,552,068

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 3.42 percent compared to last year to $2.29 billion.
  • Port of Newark fell 7.01 percent compared to last year to $1.09 billion.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 25.75 percent compared to last year to $492.25 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 12.27 percent compared to last year to $354.5 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 3.45 percent compared to last year to $268.31 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 $964.4 million, 26.57 percent, (42.54 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $57.58 million, 8.92 percent, (11.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Vietnam increased $124.68 million, 22.14 percent, (10.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Cambodia increased $278.6 million, 135.77 percent, (7.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $31.08 million, 7.34 percent, (7.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.72 percent of all these Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $4.99 billion of the $6.26 billion total.

All totaled, 71.71 percent of all these Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $4.49 billion of the $6.26 billion total