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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through April 2019.

Imports: Bras, girdles, garters

Bras, girdles, garters, the No. 166 import by value totaled $205.33 million for the month of April, $863.63 million through April of 2019, and $2.46 billion for all of 2018, 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$343.76 M
2Vietnam$100.76 M
3Sri Lanka$89.02 M
4Indonesia$69 M
5Bangladesh$43.63 M
6Thailand$32.46 M
7Dominican Republic$29.11 M
8El Salvador$27.71 M
9India$27.62 M
10Honduras$26.7 M
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January – April 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $863.63 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $219,050,844
2Port of Newark $126,563,141
3Port of Savannah, Ga. $121,642,129
4Columbus International Airport $86,261,446
5Port of Long Beach $58,838,326
6Port Miami $58,028,098
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $24,554,540
8Port of Charleston $16,493,043
9Port Everglades, Fla. $15,253,920
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $14,107,046

U.S. imports of Bras, girdles, garters decreased 0.01 percent through April to $863.63 million

U.S. imports of Bras, girdles, garters decreased 0.01 percent from $863.73 million to $863.63 million through the first four 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 166 through April among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 164 for the last full year with a total value of $2.46 billion, a $363.28 million, 12.86 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through April of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Bangladesh. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Columbus International Airport and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Sri Lanka, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Columbus International Airport, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – April 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $343,760,495
2Vietnam $100,759,382
3Sri Lanka $89,020,568
4Indonesia $69,002,195
5Bangladesh $43,627,131
6Thailand $32,464,295
7Dominican Republic $29,110,574
8El Salvador $27,707,357
9India $27,615,949
10Honduras $26,699,714

January – April 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $280,744,514
2Cleveland $147,306,621
3New York City $138,282,571
4Atlanta/Savannah $93,214,866
5Miami $87,339,296
6Chicago $9,841,688
7Seattle $9,175,723
8Dallas $8,280,929
9Mobile $7,127,015
10San Francisco $6,964,782

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 11.65 percent compared to last year to $219.05 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 14.62 percent compared to last year to $126.56 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 38.77 percent compared to last year to $121.64 million.
  • Columbus International Airport fell 30.15 percent compared to last year to $86.26 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 100.76 percent compared to last year to $58.84 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 $19.11 million, 5.89 percent, (39.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam decreased $19.68 million, 16.34 percent, (11.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Sri Lanka increased $3.15 million, 3.67 percent, (10.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia increased $6.43 million, 10.28 percent, (7.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Bangladesh increased $14.3 million, 48.74 percent, (5.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.82 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through April of this year. That is equal to $646.17 million of the $863.63 million total.

All totaled, 70.9 percent of all these Bras, girdles, garters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through April of this year. That is equal to $612.36 million of the $863.63 million total