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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Bread, pastry, cakes

Bread, pastry, cakes, the No. 150 export by value totaled $181.74 million for the month of October, $1.65 billion through October of 2018, and $1.91 billion for all of 2017, 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 B
2Mexico$159.32 M
3South Korea$35.19 M
4Japan$31.7 M
5Philippines$29.09 M
6United Kingdom$23.53 M
7Saudi Arabia$23.02 M
8Australia$20.43 M
9United Arab Emirates$19.05 M
10Panama$18.57 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.65 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $330,231,772
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $189,539,652
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $185,421,589
4Port Laredo $115,860,833
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $78,252,653
6Port of New York $66,308,287
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $57,011,901
8Port of Long Beach $47,923,302
9Port of Los Angeles $47,474,990
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $43,368,892

U.S. exports of Bread, pastry, cakes increased 3.61 percent through October to $1.65 billion

U.S. exports of Bread, pastry, cakes increased 3.61 percent from $1.59 billion to $1.65 billion through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 150 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 150 for the last full year with a total value of $1.91 billion, a $17.08 million, 0.88 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,001,398,844
2Mexico $159,320,652
3South Korea $35,185,671
4Japan $31,695,932
5Philippines $29,088,641
6United Kingdom $23,529,665
7Saudi Arabia $23,019,202
8Australia $20,433,379
9United Arab Emirates $19,046,599
10Panama $18,573,872

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $86,437,265
2Buffalo $30,368,340
3Laredo $24,546,518
4Seattle $19,309,477
5New York City $16,797,057
6Los Angeles $14,710,002
7Miami $14,580,135
8Pembina, N.D. $13,542,136
9San Francisco $9,780,996
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $9,435,824

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 3.49 percent compared to last year to $330.23 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 4.3 percent compared to last year to $189.54 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 21.89 percent compared to last year to $185.42 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 11.38 percent compared to last year to $115.86 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 4.37 percent compared to last year to $78.25 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. exports to No. 1 Canada increased $35.06 million, 3.63 percent, (60.62 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $16.71 million, 11.71 percent, (9.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea decreased $5.93 million, 14.42 percent, (2.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $1.83 million, 5.45 percent, (1.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Philippines increased $2.96 million, 11.34 percent, (1.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.08 percent of all these Bread, pastry, cakes exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.26 billion of the $1.65 billion total.

All totaled, 54.44 percent of all these Bread, pastry, cakes exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $899.31 million of the $1.65 billion total