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

Exports: Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk

Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk, the No. 604 export by value totaled $18.66 million for the month of October, $156.89 million through October of 2018, and $138.92 million 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$71.68 M
2Mexico$27.05 M
3Saudi Arabia$10.04 M
4Denmark$7.6 M
5Honduras$6.26 M
6South Korea$4.41 M
7Japan$3.42 M
8Taiwan$3.07 M
9Morocco$2.37 M
10Bahrain$2.36 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $156.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $30,026,518
2Port Laredo $20,645,122
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $18,678,395
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $14,821,379
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $13,899,592
6Port of Los Angeles $7,967,419
7Port of Long Beach $6,533,644
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $5,868,657
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $5,601,293
10El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $5,340,668

U.S. exports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk increased 42.88 percent through October to $156.89 million

U.S. exports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk increased 42.88 percent from $109.81 million to $156.89 million 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 604 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 671 for the last full year with a total value of $138.92 million, a $27.3 million, 24.46 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Honduras. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $71,678,508
2Mexico $27,050,953
3Saudi Arabia $10,036,937
4Denmark $7,595,230
5Honduras $6,258,841
6South Korea $4,409,388
7Japan $3,415,361
8Taiwan $3,072,634
9Morocco $2,373,652
10Bahrain $2,357,837

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $7,457,632
2Los Angeles $2,455,580
3Norfolk $2,281,031
4San Francisco $1,829,104
5Buffalo $1,731,342
6Miami $1,531,783
7Laredo $1,049,810
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $659,452
9El Paso $579,012
10New York City $531,272

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:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 108.63 percent compared to last year to $30.03 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 476.72 percent compared to last year to $20.65 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 11.66 percent compared to last year to $18.68 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 73.65 percent compared to last year to $14.82 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 35.81 percent compared to last year to $13.9 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 $19.15 million, 36.44 percent, (45.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $15.18 million, 127.79 percent, (17.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia increased $3.89 million, 63.34 percent, (6.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Denmark increased $1.26 million, 19.97 percent, (4.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Honduras increased $6.18 million, 8247.57 percent, (3.99 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.16 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $122.62 million of the $156.89 million total.

All totaled, 62.51 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $98.07 million of the $156.89 million total