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

Imports: Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc.

Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc., the No. 394 import by value totaled $66.52 million for the month of December, $819 million through December of 2018, and $803.83 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
1China$250.81 M
2India$137.56 M
3Canada$69.02 M
4Taiwan$49.09 M
5South Korea$47.82 M
6Turkey$47.3 M
7Vietnam$26.28 M
8Saudi Arabia$24.89 M
9Italy$22.57 M
10Japan$18.09 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $819 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $151,987,339
2Port of Los Angeles $134,378,195
3Port of Charleston $106,747,711
4Port of Newark $92,207,909
5John F. Kennedy International Airport $32,902,043
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $27,107,810
7Port of Long Beach $22,130,806
8Port of Virginia $20,748,442
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $18,943,003
10Port of Houston $16,574,856

U.S. imports of Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc. increased 1.89 percent through December to $819 million

U.S. imports of Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc. increased 1.89 percent from $803.83 million to $819 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 394 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 377 for the last full year with a total value of $803.83 million, a $31.35 million, 3.75 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 India, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $250,809,833
2India $137,558,899
3Canada $69,017,515
4Taiwan $49,087,427
5South Korea $47,816,026
6Turkey $47,303,582
7Vietnam $26,284,819
8Saudi Arabia $24,892,450
9Italy $22,571,924
10Japan $18,094,673

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $37,643,313
2Los Angeles $34,569,937
3Charleston $25,164,658
4New York City $21,818,077
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $9,310,034
6Detroit $6,837,409
7Chicago $6,596,648
8Wilmington $6,385,963
9New Orleans $6,126,363
10Miami $4,651,148

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 5.84 percent compared to last year to $151.99 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 0.45 percent compared to last year to $134.38 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 1.54 percent compared to last year to $106.75 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 2.41 percent compared to last year to $92.21 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport rose 8.3 percent compared to last year to $32.9 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 China increased $27.27 million, 12.2 percent, (30.62 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $3.64 million, 2.58 percent, (16.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $10.17 million, 17.27 percent, (8.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Taiwan increased $2.33 million, 4.97 percent, (5.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $4.42 million, 8.46 percent, (5.84 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.68 percent of all these Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $554.29 million of the $819 million total.

All totaled, 63.27 percent of all these Woven fabric of synthetic yarn, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $518.22 million of the $819 million total