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U.S. Trade Data Categorized by Harmonized System Code

Flexport’s import and export data is sourced from US Census statistical records. Figures represent imports to the United States from other countries and exports from the United States to other countries. Read more about HS Codes here.

U.S. Import and Export Data Sewing Thread Artificial Filaments, Retail Or Not HS Code 540120

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2018

Top Origin Country

De f095757f9f709947a4d9b60eaf20ec840b08e312f731db1497b41ce6bc81c0ce
Germany

Top Destination State

Mo 5499cc8f89221914170afb5a6f97da65307d89a19939de606156deca2d6b4fdc
Missouri

EXPORTS

2008 2018

Top Destination Country

Mx 6597c6a647edb307be2baeb40c6052c8bbaa7e0127cac512d18432a5c264ced2
Mexico

Top Origin State

Mi 3ea7318ca8777ced97985e890535f8919a9643af2567442e13d655d93066fcaa
Michigan

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Import Export Rankings (2020)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 4585th (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 4667th
Top Importing States Missouri ($404,695), Texas ($256,804), North Carolina ($235,170), and Pennsylvania ($92,525)
Top Exporting States California ($882,471), South Carolina ($186,917), Texas ($138,642), and Georgia ($111,568)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Mexico ($1,086,725), Korea, South ($123,084), Guatemala ($111,568), and Canada ($94,594)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. Germany ($410,757), China ($312,920), Mexico ($308,547), and Japan ($63,145)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
5401.20.00.00 Of artificial filaments (200) kg 11.4% Free (AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, IL, JO, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
06/15/1995 NY 810485
Classification
5401.10.0000
5401.20.0000
The tariff classification of sewing thread from Korea.
02/23/1995 HQ 955524
Classification
5401.20.0000
Classification of Embroidery Thread
09/20/1993 NY 890070
Classification
5401.20.0000
5402.31.6000
5402.62.0000
5509.22.0010
5509.53.0060
The tariff classification of two spun polyester yarns, a textured nylon yarn, a polyester filament yarn and a rayon sewing thread, from Korea. 957614
11/18/1992 NY 879321
Classification
5401.20.0000
The tariff classification of rayon embroidery yarn from Korea.
10/08/1992 HQ 952208
Classification
5403.31.0020
5403.41.0000
5401.20.0000
Yarns twisted, plied and dyed in Canada; Applicability of CFTA; Country of Origin; 19 CFR 12.130(b)(d)(e); Headings 5403, 5401, HTSUSA; General Note 3 (c)(vii)(F),(G),(H),(R).

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Destination Countries

Origin States