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

Imports: Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste

Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste, the No. 908 import by value totaled $4.42 million for the month of February, $8.9 million through February of 2020, and $61.14 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
1South Korea$2.6 M
2China$2 M
3India$1.92 M
4Italy$1.29 M
5United Kingdom$570,337
6France$299,892
7Thailand$139,850
8Sweden$18,361
9Germany$14,269
10Philippines$14,120
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.9 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $3,277,949
2Port of Los Angeles $1,071,467
3Port of Newark $958,928
4Los Angeles International Airport $769,335
5Port of New Orleans $637,208
6Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $498,962
7Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $394,192
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $379,931
9Port of Charleston $199,236
10Port of Philadelphia $145,761

U.S. imports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 6.73 percent through February to $8.9 million

U.S. imports of Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste decreased 6.73 percent from $9.54 million to $8.9 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 908 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 905 for the last full year with a total value of $61.14 million, a $14.26 million, 18.91 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 South Korea, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 India, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of New Orleans and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1South Korea $2,597,046
2China $2,004,999
3India $1,922,160
4Italy $1,292,094
5United Kingdom $570,337
6France $299,892
7Thailand $139,850
8Sweden $18,361
9Germany $14,269
10Philippines $14,120

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $2,421,451
2Los Angeles $670,412
3Cleveland $553,692
4New Orleans $348,467
5San Francisco $268,676
6Charleston $128,635
7Philadelphia $92,761
8Anchorage $83,826
9Atlanta/Savannah $67,160
10Miami $62,360

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 20.92 percent compared to last year to $3.28 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 443.54 percent compared to last year to $1.07 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 35.58 percent compared to last year to $958,928.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 15.47 percent compared to last year to $769,335.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 16.71 percent compared to last year to $637,208.

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 South Korea decreased $348,207, 11.82 percent, (29.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $369,507, 22.59 percent, (22.52 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $162,179, 9.21 percent, (21.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy decreased $701,714, 35.19 percent, (14.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $147,858, 35 percent, (6.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.21 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $8.39 million of the $8.9 million total.

All totaled, 75.43 percent of all these Woven fabrics of silk, silk waste imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $6.71 million of the $8.9 million total