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

Imports: Men’s, boys’ underwear, pajamas

Men's, boys' underwear, pajamas, the No. 690 import by value totaled $26.69 million for the month of August, $134.33 million through August of 2019, and $232.84 million 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
1Vietnam$44.65 M
2China$41.22 M
3Bangladesh$10.61 M
4Indonesia$8.93 M
5Sri Lanka$5.79 M
6India$5.78 M
7Pakistan$5.02 M
8Turkey$2.05 M
9El Salvador$1.63 M
10Philippines$1.45 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $134.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $57,078,579
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $25,738,706
3Port of Newark $19,955,597
4Port of Charleston $4,672,177
5Port of Long Beach $4,583,076
6Port of Virginia $3,936,202
7Port Miami $2,641,849
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $2,462,590
9John F. Kennedy International Airport $2,085,349
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,782,185

U.S. imports of Men’s, boys’ underwear, pajamas increased 1.68 percent through August to $134.33 million

U.S. imports of Men’s, boys’ underwear, pajamas increased 1.68 percent from $132.11 million to $134.33 million through the first eight 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 690 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 698 for the last full year with a total value of $232.84 million, a $4.98 million, 2.10 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Bangladesh and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Vietnam $44,647,182
2China $41,218,628
3Bangladesh $10,612,324
4Indonesia $8,926,266
5Sri Lanka $5,792,486
6India $5,779,832
7Pakistan $5,021,178
8Turkey $2,048,229
9El Salvador $1,629,337
10Philippines $1,447,786

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $34,076,956
2New York City $14,714,367
3Atlanta/Savannah $5,694,747
4Charleston $4,697,174
5Miami $1,603,375
6San Francisco $1,536,442
7Chicago $1,199,964
8Cleveland $999,744
9Norfolk $883,718
10Laredo $745,560

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 1.49 percent compared to last year to $57.08 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 64.08 percent compared to last year to $25.74 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 8.11 percent compared to last year to $19.96 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 65.44 percent compared to last year to $4.67 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 216.95 percent compared to last year to $4.58 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 Vietnam increased $10.02 million, 28.95 percent, (33.24 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $6.28 million, 13.22 percent, (30.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Bangladesh increased $1.93 million, 22.25 percent, (7.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $3.05 million, 25.49 percent, (6.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sri Lanka increased $991,802, 20.66 percent, (4.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.78 percent of all these Men’s, boys’ underwear, pajamas imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $111.2 million of the $134.33 million total.

All totaled, 83.4 percent of all these Men’s, boys’ underwear, pajamas imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $112.03 million of the $134.33 million total