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

Exports: Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk

Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk, the No. 693 export by value totaled $7.74 million for the month of July, $70.7 million through July of 2019, and $181.18 million 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$32.78 M
2Mexico$7.09 M
3Saudi Arabia$6.46 M
4South Korea$5.36 M
5Japan$4.64 M
6Colombia$3.55 M
7Taiwan$1.91 M
8Bahrain$1.05 M
9Panama$1.02 M
10Jamaica$630,179
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $70.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,994,174
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $8,289,867
3Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,278,022
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,614,863
5Port of Los Angeles $5,975,714
6Port Laredo $5,693,894
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,249,013
8Port of Long Beach $2,887,493
9Port of New York $2,750,606
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,726,716

U.S. exports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk decreased 33.29 percent through July to $70.7 million

U.S. exports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk decreased 33.29 percent from $105.97 million to $70.7 million through the first seven 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 693 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 611 for the last full year with a total value of $181.18 million, a $42.26 million, 30.42 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Saudi Arabia, No. 4 South Korea and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full 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..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $32,776,250
2Mexico $7,093,811
3Saudi Arabia $6,458,047
4South Korea $5,355,579
5Japan $4,642,938
6Colombia $3,553,811
7Taiwan $1,905,396
8Bahrain $1,046,066
9Panama $1,022,320
10Jamaica $630,179

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $14,992,128
2Los Angeles $6,531,468
3Laredo $6,157,629
4Miami $2,948,016
5San Francisco $2,681,402
6Buffalo $2,654,968
7Norfolk $2,468,337
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,133,046
9San Diego $865,609
10Baltimore $841,832

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 20.09 percent compared to last year to $14.99 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 31.37 percent compared to last year to $8.29 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 467.85 percent compared to last year to $7.28 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 31.69 percent compared to last year to $6.61 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 4.09 percent compared to last year to $5.98 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 decreased $14.29 million, 30.36 percent, (46.36 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $7.29 million, 50.67 percent, (10.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saudi Arabia decreased $1.12 million, 14.73 percent, (9.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 South Korea increased $2.01 million, 59.95 percent, (7.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $2.89 million, 165.21 percent, (6.57 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 79.67 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $56.33 million of the $70.7 million total.

All totaled, 61.04 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $43.15 million of the $70.7 million total