Total Trade: $88.68 million
|1||Port of Los Angeles||$19,049,376|
|2||Port of Newark||$14,774,150|
|3||Los Angeles International Airport||$10,166,847|
|4||Port of Charleston||$7,320,977|
|6||Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas||$5,176,537|
|7||Port of Long Beach||$3,325,294|
|8||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$3,012,008|
|9||Port of New Orleans||$2,644,694|
|10||John F. Kennedy International Airport||$2,346,912|
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 17.40 percent through July to $88.68 million
U.S. imports of Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms decreased 17.40 percent from $107.36 million to $88.68 million through the first seven months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
The category ranked 755 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 713 for the last full year with a total value of $171.75 million, a $5.65 million, 3.18 percent decreased from the 2017 total.
Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. 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.
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Turkey. 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.
January – July 2019
|3||New York City||$7,225,059|
Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:
Highlights for the top five ports:
- Port of Los Angeles fell 2.86 percent compared to last year to $19.05 million.
- Port of Newark rose 0.14 percent compared to last year to $14.77 million.
- Los Angeles International Airport fell 0.29 percent compared to last year to $10.17 million.
- Port of Charleston fell 46.4 percent compared to last year to $7.32 million.
- Port Laredo fell 38.02 percent compared to last year to $6.63 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 decreased $1.95 million, 10.73 percent, (18.3 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $1.26 million, 9.91 percent, (15.72 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $6.93 million, 36.49 percent, (13.6 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $2.61 million, 20.15 percent, (11.68 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Japan decreased $2.13 million, 20.19 percent, (9.51 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 68.8 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $61.02 million of the $88.68 million total.
All totaled, 65.34 percent of all these Woven cotton fabrics, more than 200 gms imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $57.95 million of the $88.68 million total