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

Imports: Wooden tableware and kitchenware

Wooden tableware and kitchenware, the No. 623 import by value totaled $29.9 million for the month of August, $184.3 million through August of 2019, and $281.48 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$121.48 M
2India$24.54 M
3Thailand$8.29 M
4Vietnam$6.41 M
5Taiwan$3.71 M
6Italy$3.28 M
7Philippines$3.09 M
8Mexico$2.38 M
9Indonesia$2.27 M
10Tunisia$1.33 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $184.3 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $62,237,654
2Port of Newark $35,870,971
3Port of Long Beach $18,226,175
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $13,555,904
5Port of Virginia $7,326,964
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $7,076,716
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $6,321,541
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,538,913
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $4,044,439
10Port of Houston $2,980,431

U.S. imports of Wooden tableware and kitchenware increased 5.58 percent through August to $184.3 million

U.S. imports of Wooden tableware and kitchenware increased 5.58 percent from $174.57 million to $184.3 million through the first eight 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 623 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 634 for the last full year with a total value of $281.48 million, a $29.27 million, 11.61 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Taiwan. 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 Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Philippines. 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 Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $121,475,199
2India $24,538,392
3Thailand $8,289,453
4Vietnam $6,406,604
5Taiwan $3,710,353
6Italy $3,280,217
7Philippines $3,091,998
8Mexico $2,378,802
9Indonesia $2,270,318
10Tunisia $1,329,029

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $35,887,209
2New York City $17,426,611
3Chicago $6,611,157
4Atlanta/Savannah $5,565,138
5Seattle $4,222,526
6San Francisco $3,999,068
7Norfolk $2,887,672
8Dallas $2,678,503
9Baltimore $2,277,188
10Houston $1,140,511

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 0.76 percent compared to last year to $62.24 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.61 percent compared to last year to $35.87 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 31.81 percent compared to last year to $18.23 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 34.14 percent compared to last year to $13.56 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 13.92 percent compared to last year to $7.33 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 $5.64 million, 4.87 percent, (65.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $4.52 million, 22.56 percent, (13.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $695,620, 7.74 percent, (4.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam decreased $636,131, 9.03 percent, (3.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $1 million, 37.14 percent, (2.01 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.21 percent of all these Wooden tableware and kitchenware imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $164.42 million of the $184.3 million total.

All totaled, 74.45 percent of all these Wooden tableware and kitchenware imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $137.22 million of the $184.3 million total