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

Exports: Animal, vegetable fertilizers

Animal, vegetable fertilizers, the No. 874 export by value totaled $3.66 million for the month of February, $6.52 million through February of 2020, and $41.26 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$1.1 M
2India$850,834
3Mexico$798,708
4United Kingdom$493,091
5Saudi Arabia$303,566
6Japan$296,742
7Italy$284,444
8China$281,746
9Australia$219,452
10South Korea$203,617
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $6.52 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $940,690
2Port of Charleston $447,822
3Port of New York $440,044
4Port of Houston $425,534
5Port of Long Beach $352,960
6Port of Los Angeles $335,472
7Port Miami $281,076
8Port Laredo $280,160
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $264,740
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $228,241

U.S. exports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 31.16 percent through February to $6.52 million

U.S. exports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 31.16 percent from $4.97 million to $6.52 million through the first two 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 874 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 920 for the last full year with a total value of $41.26 million, a $1.48 million, 3.72 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Charleston, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,097,718
2India $850,834
3Mexico $798,708
4United Kingdom $493,091
5Saudi Arabia $303,566
6Japan $296,742
7Italy $284,444
8China $281,746
9Australia $219,452
10South Korea $203,617

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,190,556
2LOS ANGELES, CA $1,048,322
3MIAMI, FL $673,526
4SAN FRANCISCO, CA $594,002
5DETROIT, MI $456,134
6SAN DIEGO, CA $413,938
7SEATTLE, WA $397,562
8CHARLESTON, SC $209,418
9PHILADELPHIA, PA $168,836
10NORFOLK, VA $118,580

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 485.79 percent compared to last year to $940,690.
  • Port of Charleston rose 168.8 percent compared to last year to $447,822.
  • Port of New York fell 36.9 percent compared to last year to $440,044.
  • Port of Houston rose 120.15 percent compared to last year to $425,534.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 21.41 percent compared to last year to $352,960.

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. exports to No. 1 Canada increased $161,123, 17.2 percent, (16.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 India increased $754,334, 781.69 percent, (13.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $210,805, 35.86 percent, (12.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom increased $261,739, 113.13 percent, (7.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Saudi Arabia increased $303,566, 0 percent, (4.66 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 54.35 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $3.54 million of the $6.52 million total.

All totaled, 39.98 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $2.61 million of the $6.52 million total