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

Imports: Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted

Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted, the No. 35 import by value totaled $841.31 million for the month of April, $3.72 billion through April of 2019, and $14.76 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$811.74 M
2Vietnam$684.48 M
3Honduras$289.42 M
4Indonesia$246.31 M
5Guatemala$173.34 M
6India$170.41 M
7Nicaragua$125.06 M
8Cambodia$120.48 M
9El Salvador$118.55 M
10Bangladesh$117.76 M
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January – April 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.72 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $1,094,141,852
2Port of Newark $520,927,519
3Port Miami $288,144,096
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $234,262,700
5Port Everglades, Fla. $217,511,523
6Port of Long Beach $157,679,845
7John F. Kennedy International Airport $143,175,158
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $117,811,833
9Port of Wilmington, N.C. $109,159,821
10Port of Charleston $89,826,210

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 3.91 percent through April to $3.72 billion

U.S. imports of Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted increased 3.91 percent from $3.58 billion to $3.72 billion 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 35 through April among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 38 for the last full year with a total value of $14.76 billion, a $828.98 million, 5.95 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through April of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Honduras, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

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

January – April 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $811,739,599
2Vietnam $684,475,285
3Honduras $289,415,362
4Indonesia $246,309,303
5Guatemala $173,339,328
6India $170,412,487
7Nicaragua $125,057,804
8Cambodia $120,477,131
9El Salvador $118,554,187
10Bangladesh $117,757,055

January – April 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $1,426,071,765
2New York City $753,160,937
3Miami $481,493,386
4Atlanta/Savannah $273,996,641
5Seattle $186,147,697
6Cleveland $179,213,394
7Wilmington $138,869,498
8Chicago $95,725,272
9Charleston $75,585,041
10Norfolk $73,038,877

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 rose 4.33 percent compared to last year to $1.09 billion.
  • Port of Newark fell 2.89 percent compared to last year to $520.93 million.
  • Port Miami fell 6.23 percent compared to last year to $288.14 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 1.88 percent compared to last year to $234.26 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 8.14 percent compared to last year to $217.51 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 $39.17 million, 4.6 percent, (21.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Vietnam increased $70.06 million, 11.4 percent, (18.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Honduras increased $60.91 million, 26.65 percent, (7.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $11.16 million, 4.33 percent, (6.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Guatemala decreased $20.43 million, 10.54 percent, (4.66 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 59.24 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through April of this year. That is equal to $2.21 billion of the $3.72 billion total.

All totaled, 63.26 percent of all these Sweaters, pullovers, vests, knit or crocheted imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through April of this year. That is equal to $2.35 billion of the $3.72 billion total