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

Imports: Worn clothing, other worn textile articles

Worn clothing, other worn textile articles, the No. 1140 import by value totaled $778,131 for the month of October, $5.11 million through October of 2018, and $6.16 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
1Pakistan$1.44 M
2Canada$449,020
3Germany$371,076
4Japan$344,793
5China$305,619
6India$304,592
7Honduras$298,505
8France$248,595
9Guatemala$213,582
10Malaysia$170,110
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $5.11 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $1,930,345
2Port of Los Angeles $819,203
3Port Miami $223,777
4Port of Wilmington, Dela. $212,615
5Port of Long Beach $211,486
6Port of Charleston $210,900
7Port Everglades, Fla. $172,554
8Port of Newark $154,301
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $135,726
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $118,527

U.S. imports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles decreased 5.78 percent through October to $5.11 million

U.S. imports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles decreased 5.78 percent from $5.43 million to $5.11 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 1140 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1134 for the last full year with a total value of $6.16 million, a $2.18 million, 54.83 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Pakistan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Wilmington, Dela. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Pakistan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 India, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Pakistan $1,439,419
2Canada $449,020
3Germany $371,076
4Japan $344,793
5China $305,619
6India $304,592
7Honduras $298,505
8France $248,595
9Guatemala $213,582
10Malaysia $170,110

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $298,153
2Los Angeles $188,581
3Miami $93,589
4New York City $62,784
5Philadelphia $36,581
6Detroit $25,333
7Seattle $23,558
8Buffalo $21,496
9New Orleans $11,361
10Cleveland $8,011

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 Houston rose 30.69 percent compared to last year to $1.93 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 19.51 percent compared to last year to $819,203.
  • Port Miami fell 5.25 percent compared to last year to $223,777.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 91.59 percent compared to last year to $212,615.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 81.11 percent compared to last year to $211,486.

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 Pakistan increased $426,713, 42.14 percent, (28.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $81,692, 15.39 percent, (8.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $197,601, 34.75 percent, (7.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Japan decreased $210,594, 37.92 percent, (6.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $141,214, 31.6 percent, (5.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.92 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.91 million of the $5.11 million total.

All totaled, 66.46 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $3.4 million of the $5.11 million total