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

Imports: Wigs, other products, from human hair

Wigs, other products, from human hair, the No. 253 import by value totaled $128.25 million for the month of October, $1.24 billion through October of 2018, and $1.42 billion 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$799.43 M
2Indonesia$255.32 M
3Bangladesh$57.47 M
4Senegal$31.03 M
5Vietnam$19.85 M
6Hong Kong$11.29 M
7Nigeria$9.83 M
8Italy$8.26 M
9Canada$7.19 M
10South Korea$6.44 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.24 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $444,794,440
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $198,206,212
3Port of Los Angeles $194,759,767
4Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $70,916,112
5Los Angeles International Airport $57,151,463
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $47,872,540
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $44,835,431
8Port of Long Beach $37,046,898
9San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $31,853,594
10Port Miami $30,432,780

U.S. imports of Wigs, other products, from human hair increased 5.92 percent through October to $1.24 billion

U.S. imports of Wigs, other products, from human hair increased 5.92 percent from $1.17 billion to $1.24 billion 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 253 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 242 for the last full year with a total value of $1.42 billion, a $42.08 million, 3.06 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Bangladesh, No. 4 Senegal and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Bangladesh, No. 4 Senegal and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $799,432,578
2Indonesia $255,323,878
3Bangladesh $57,465,295
4Senegal $31,031,409
5Vietnam $19,854,653
6Hong Kong $11,287,497
7Nigeria $9,834,400
8Italy $8,255,270
9Canada $7,193,090
10South Korea $6,444,429

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $116,839,678
2Los Angeles $55,316,407
3Atlanta/Savannah $39,616,382
4Cleveland $12,108,026
5Chicago $8,560,638
6Miami $8,359,777
7New Orleans $3,608,651
8San Francisco $2,323,433
9Anchorage $2,298,151
10St. Louis $2,029,123

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 of Newark fell 12.85 percent compared to last year to $444.79 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 92.06 percent compared to last year to $198.21 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 8.65 percent compared to last year to $194.76 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska fell 1.5 percent compared to last year to $70.92 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 14.86 percent compared to last year to $57.15 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 $47.77 million, 6.36 percent, (64.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Indonesia decreased $969,872, 0.38 percent, (20.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Bangladesh increased $18.29 million, 46.69 percent, (4.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Senegal increased $6.7 million, 27.56 percent, (2.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $2.7 million, 15.73 percent, (1.6 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.87 percent of all these Wigs, other products, from human hair imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.16 billion of the $1.24 billion total.

All totaled, 77.95 percent of all these Wigs, other products, from human hair imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $965.83 million of the $1.24 billion total