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

Exports: Flour, meal, etc.

Flour, meal, etc., the No. 320 export by value totaled $53.29 million for the month of February, $99.55 million through February of 2020, and $674.7 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
1China$24.91 M
2Indonesia$16.77 M
3Canada$15.55 M
4Vietnam$9.2 M
5Thailand$7.58 M
6Mexico$6.52 M
7Ecuador$3.13 M
8Philippines$3.06 M
9South Korea$2.78 M
10Honduras$2.28 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $99.55 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Charleston $18,628,275
2Port of Los Angeles $13,108,237
3Port of Long Beach $8,055,428
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,008,108
5Port of Virginia $6,454,884
6Anchorage International Airport, Alaska $4,973,760
7Port of Houston $3,874,799
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,484,306
9Eagle Pass $3,352,083
10Port of Wilmington, N.C. $2,833,609

U.S. exports of Flour, meal, etc. increased 28.00 percent through February to $99.55 million

U.S. exports of Flour, meal, etc. increased 28.00 percent from $77.77 million to $99.55 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 320 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 373 for the last full year with a total value of $674.7 million, a $124.07 million, 22.53 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Indonesia, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Charleston, No. 2 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $24,909,162
2Indonesia $16,767,092
3Canada $15,554,835
4Vietnam $9,195,919
5Thailand $7,583,848
6Mexico $6,521,716
7Ecuador $3,131,761
8Philippines $3,057,439
9South Korea $2,781,964
10Honduras $2,281,531

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LOS ANGELES, CA $25,327,904
2CHARLESTON, SC $14,231,782
3LAREDO, TX $8,401,620
4NORFOLK, VA $8,324,984
5ANCHORAGE, AK $7,220,948
6SAN FRANCISCO, CA $5,194,524
7SAVANNAH, GA $4,411,992
8SEATTLE, WA $3,774,604
9WILMINGTON, NC $3,421,380
10PEMBINA, ND $3,287,724

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 Charleston rose 0.19 percent compared to last year to $18.63 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 17.84 percent compared to last year to $13.11 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 85.96 percent compared to last year to $8.06 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 33.65 percent compared to last year to $7.01 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 59.94 percent compared to last year to $6.45 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 China increased $7.47 million, 42.8 percent, (25.02 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Indonesia decreased $2.25 million, 11.81 percent, (16.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada increased $3.17 million, 25.63 percent, (15.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Vietnam increased $2.97 million, 47.61 percent, (9.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Thailand increased $4.99 million, 192.74 percent, (7.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.34 percent of all these Flour, meal, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $74.01 million of the $99.55 million total.

All totaled, 53.49 percent of all these Flour, meal, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $53.25 million of the $99.55 million total