Total Trade: $171.75 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$31,011,552|
|2||Port of Newark||$23,992,508|
|3||Port of Charleston||$20,564,454|
|5||Los Angeles International Airport||$17,348,571|
|6||Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas||$9,476,969|
|7||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$6,365,822|
|8||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$5,660,836|
|9||Port of Long Beach||$5,205,693|
|10||San Francisco International Airport, Calif.||$4,580,745|
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 3.18 percent through December to $171.75 million
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 3.18 percent from $177.4 million to $171.75 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 729 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 704 for the last full year with a total value of $177.4 million, a $170,973, 0.10 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Japan, 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 – December 2018
|4||New York City||$4,908,107|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles fell 11.14 percent compared to last year to $31.01 million.
- Port of Newark rose 0.55 percent compared to last year to $23.99 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 5.78 percent compared to last year to $20.56 million.
- Port Laredo rose 11.85 percent compared to last year to $18.01 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport fell 26.38 percent compared to last year to $17.35 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 $900,413, 3.06 percent, (17.64 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $3.06 million, 11.64 percent, (17.08 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $2.6 million, 14.22 percent, (12.16 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $539,513, 2.55 percent, (11.99 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $6.25 million, 26.21 percent, (10.24 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 69.1 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $118.69 million of the $171.75 million total.
All totaled, 64.58 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $110.92 million of the $171.75 million total