Total Trade: $21.58 million
|1||Port of Newark||$4,085,932|
|2||Port of Los Angeles||$3,982,123|
|4||Los Angeles International Airport||$2,246,982|
|5||Port of Charleston||$2,219,158|
|6||Port of Long Beach||$932,852|
|7||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$766,304|
|8||Port of New Orleans||$720,398|
|9||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$458,588|
|10||Port of Virginia||$324,038|
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 8.83 percent through February to $21.58 million
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 8.83 percent from $23.67 million to $21.58 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 753 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 747 for the last full year with a total value of $142.66 million, a $29.09 million, 16.94 percent decreased from the 2018 total.
Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 China, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Charleston.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port Laredo.
January – February 2020
|2||New York City||$2,019,300|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Newark fell 1.28 percent compared to last year to $4.09 million.
- Port of Los Angeles fell 20.31 percent compared to last year to $3.98 million.
- Port Laredo rose 42.15 percent compared to last year to $2.54 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport fell 11.74 percent compared to last year to $2.25 million.
- Port of Charleston rose 6.67 percent compared to last year to $2.22 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 India increased $726,730, 18.11 percent, (21.96 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy decreased $175,415, 5.12 percent, (15.07 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $285,949, 10.54 percent, (13.89 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $1.51 million, 39.22 percent, (10.87 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $327,855, 15.16 percent, (8.5 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 70.29 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $15.17 million of the $21.58 million total.
All totaled, 69.86 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $15.07 million of the $21.58 million total