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

Imports: Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry

Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry, the No. 39 import by value totaled $796.22 million for the month of February, $1.67 billion through February of 2020, and $10.65 billion 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$523 M
2Italy$210.56 M
3Cambodia$190.35 M
4Vietnam$179.01 M
5France$143.75 M
6Indonesia$71.15 M
7Philippines$68.5 M
8Myanmar (Burma)$67.03 M
9India$55.18 M
10Spain$25.33 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.67 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $560,414,410
2Port of Newark $282,786,276
3John F. Kennedy International Airport $187,069,090
4Port of Long Beach $113,696,935
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $79,874,614
6Los Angeles International Airport $69,431,428
7Port of Jacksonville, Fla. $49,727,481
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $34,377,016
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $31,539,999
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $19,989,289

U.S. imports of Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry decreased 3.98 percent through February to $1.67 billion

U.S. imports of Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry decreased 3.98 percent from $1.74 billion to $1.67 billion 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 39 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 40 for the last full year with a total value of $10.65 billion, a $869.16 million, 7.54 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Cambodia, No. 4 Vietnam 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 Savannah, Ga..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $522,996,518
2Italy $210,558,412
3Cambodia $190,349,437
4Vietnam $179,005,772
5France $143,749,697
6Indonesia $71,150,654
7Philippines $68,504,276
8Myanmar (Burma) $67,032,157
9India $55,179,940
10Spain $25,328,999

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $270,327,154
2New York City $229,702,196
3Jacksonville/Tampa $40,894,888
4Atlanta/Savannah $38,393,582
5Cleveland $29,831,878
6Chicago $29,189,517
7Seattle $22,315,407
8Dallas $20,644,812
9San Francisco $16,046,667
10New Orleans $12,072,294

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 9.76 percent compared to last year to $560.41 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 15.88 percent compared to last year to $282.79 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 83.99 percent compared to last year to $187.07 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 18.32 percent compared to last year to $113.7 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 6.73 percent compared to last year to $79.87 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 $287.81 million, 35.5 percent, (31.35 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $26.16 million, 14.18 percent, (12.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Cambodia increased $82.25 million, 76.09 percent, (11.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam decreased $5.26 million, 2.85 percent, (10.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $16.4 million, 12.88 percent, (8.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.74 percent of all these Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.25 billion of the $1.67 billion total.

All totaled, 73.37 percent of all these Travel goods, including handbags, wallets, jewelry imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.22 billion of the $1.67 billion total