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

Imports: Wooden tableware and kitchenware

Wooden tableware and kitchenware, the No. 623 import by value totaled $33.36 million for the month of October, $233.35 million through October of 2018, and $252.21 million 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$151.8 M
2India$28.42 M
3Thailand$12.11 M
4Vietnam$9.9 M
5Taiwan$3.81 M
6Italy$3.73 M
7Philippines$3.64 M
8Indonesia$3.14 M
9Tunisia$2.5 M
10Mexico$2.32 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $233.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $81,326,847
2Port of Newark $45,083,474
3Port of Long Beach $18,948,749
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,791,555
5Port of Virginia $11,219,977
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $10,142,951
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,955,808
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $6,639,455
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $6,517,146
10Port of Houston $4,113,888

U.S. imports of Wooden tableware and kitchenware increased 12.16 percent through October to $233.35 million

U.S. imports of Wooden tableware and kitchenware increased 12.16 percent from $208.05 million to $233.35 million 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 623 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 626 for the last full year with a total value of $252.21 million, a $19.87 million, 8.55 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $151,795,553
2India $28,419,936
3Thailand $12,107,516
4Vietnam $9,901,187
5Taiwan $3,808,414
6Italy $3,726,761
7Philippines $3,641,806
8Indonesia $3,141,291
9Tunisia $2,497,671
10Mexico $2,318,685

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $16,246,022
2New York City $8,981,760
3Chicago $3,021,132
4Seattle $2,689,046
5Atlanta/Savannah $2,678,674
6San Francisco $2,305,619
7Norfolk $1,323,547
8Baltimore $1,277,885
9Dallas $1,170,083
10Charleston $692,973

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 Los Angeles rose 8.79 percent compared to last year to $81.33 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 12.89 percent compared to last year to $45.08 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 13.74 percent compared to last year to $18.95 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 18.98 percent compared to last year to $14.79 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 131.25 percent compared to last year to $11.22 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 $11.96 million, 8.55 percent, (65.05 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $5.64 million, 24.78 percent, (12.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $220,958, 1.86 percent, (5.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Vietnam increased $2 million, 25.3 percent, (4.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Taiwan increased $424,207, 12.53 percent, (1.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.29 percent of all these Wooden tableware and kitchenware imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $206.03 million of the $233.35 million total.

All totaled, 73.44 percent of all these Wooden tableware and kitchenware imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $171.37 million of the $233.35 million total