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

Imports: Worn clothing, other worn textile articles

Worn clothing, other worn textile articles, the No. 1140 import by value totaled $702,996 for the month of December, $6.42 million through December 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$1.69 M
2Germany$574,034
3Canada$554,792
4Honduras$491,998
5India$426,552
6Japan$418,691
7China$373,479
8France$308,952
9Guatemala$213,582
10Malaysia$170,110
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.42 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $2,441,206
2Port of Los Angeles $968,723
3Port of Charleston $367,228
4Port Miami $307,153
5Port of Long Beach $268,457
6Port Everglades, Fla. $224,629
7Port of Newark $213,652
8Port of Wilmington, Dela. $212,615
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $169,287
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $152,023

U.S. imports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles increased 4.22 percent through December to $6.42 million

U.S. imports of Worn clothing, other worn textile articles increased 4.22 percent from $6.16 million to $6.42 million in 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 December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1139 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Pakistan, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Pakistan, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 India. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Pakistan $1,691,337
2Germany $574,034
3Canada $554,792
4Honduras $491,998
5India $426,552
6Japan $418,691
7China $373,479
8France $308,952
9Guatemala $213,582
10Malaysia $170,110

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $542,742
2Los Angeles $283,939
3Miami $200,119
4Charleston $127,968
5New York City $94,023
6Detroit $46,919
7Philadelphia $36,581
8Laredo $33,836
9Seattle $33,575
10Buffalo $29,096

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 46.89 percent compared to last year to $2.44 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 21.76 percent compared to last year to $968,723.
  • Port of Charleston fell 58.72 percent compared to last year to $367,228.
  • Port Miami rose 13.45 percent compared to last year to $307,153.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 69.97 percent compared to last year to $268,457.

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 $526,770, 45.23 percent, (26.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $27,725, 4.61 percent, (8.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $128,255, 18.78 percent, (8.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Honduras increased $379,135, 335.92 percent, (7.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $143,881, 25.22 percent, (6.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 58.23 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $3.74 million of the $6.42 million total.

All totaled, 67.79 percent of all these Worn clothing, other worn textile articles imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $4.35 million of the $6.42 million total