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

Imports: Misc. leather products

Misc. leather products, the No. 494 import by value totaled $39.29 million for the month of March, $105.53 million through March of 2020, and $424.22 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
1Italy$43.03 M
2Brazil$19.35 M
3Mexico$16.3 M
4Argentina$7.06 M
5China$2.94 M
6Austria$2.42 M
7United Kingdom$1.66 M
8Germany$1.52 M
9India$1.27 M
10Sweden$1.26 M
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $105.53 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $15,969,662
2Port Laredo $14,086,910
3Port of Newark $10,621,213
4Port of New York $9,381,696
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $9,238,795
6Port of Houston $7,239,640
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $4,555,053
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,365,764
9Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas $2,663,590
10Port of New Orleans $2,430,365

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 5.10 percent through March to $105.53 million

U.S. imports of Misc. leather products decreased 5.10 percent from $111.2 million to $105.53 million through the first three 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 494 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 499 for the last full year with a total value of $424.22 million, a $115.6 million, 21.41 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $43,025,084
2Brazil $19,351,633
3Mexico $16,297,966
4Argentina $7,056,261
5China $2,944,957
6Austria $2,419,962
7United Kingdom $1,655,500
8Germany $1,524,885
9India $1,266,204
10Sweden $1,264,698

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $7,713,035
2Laredo $7,005,854
3Norfolk $4,355,650
4Atlanta/Savannah $3,972,044
5Wilmington $2,653,672
6Los Angeles $2,511,759
7Buffalo $1,406,280
8Charleston $1,344,840
9New Orleans $1,161,806
10Dallas $1,132,418

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia rose 33.85 percent compared to last year to $15.97 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 1.06 percent compared to last year to $14.09 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 14.21 percent compared to last year to $10.62 million.
  • Port of New York rose 49.42 percent compared to last year to $9.38 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 15.2 percent compared to last year to $9.24 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 Italy decreased $2.68 million, 5.86 percent, (40.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil increased $1.19 million, 6.57 percent, (18.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $64,959, 0.4 percent, (15.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina increased $1.9 million, 36.97 percent, (6.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $246,542, 9.14 percent, (2.79 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.03 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $88.68 million of the $105.53 million total.

All totaled, 56.19 percent of all these Misc. leather products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $59.3 million of the $105.53 million total