Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through June 2020.

Imports: Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers

Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers, the No. 932 import by value totaled $2.81 million for the month of June, $21.57 million through June of 2020, and $64.93 million for all of 2019, 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$10.81 M
2Italy$3.79 M
3India$1.57 M
4Turkey$1.54 M
5South Korea$925,273
6United Kingdom$586,515
7France$480,202
8Spain$385,425
9Belgium$343,267
10Thailand$167,219
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U.S. imports of Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers decreased 36.14 percent through June to $21.57 million

U.S. imports of Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers decreased 36.14 percent from $33.78 million to $21.57 million through the first six 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 932 through June among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 896 for the last full year with a total value of $64.93 million, a $26.23 million, 28.77 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 India, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 India and No. 5 South Korea. 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first six months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 42.62 percent compared to last year to $5.71 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 14.32 percent compared to last year to $2.26 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 29.46 percent compared to last year to $2.23 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 25 percent compared to last year to $1.86 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 52.42 percent compared to last year to $1.56 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 decreased $5.71 million, 34.56 percent, (50.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy decreased $2.07 million, 35.34 percent, (17.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India decreased $784,848, 33.4 percent, (7.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Turkey decreased $1.31 million, 46.08 percent, (7.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea decreased $263,670, 22.18 percent, (4.29 percent market share).

All totaled, 86.36 percent of all these Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $18.63 million of the $21.57 million total.

All totaled, 63.12 percent of all these Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $13.62 million of the $21.57 million total