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

Exports: Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit

Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit, the No. 236 export by value totaled $96.9 million for the month of December, $1.12 billion through December of 2018, and $773.58 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
1Philippines$528.12 M
2Vietnam$110.19 M
3Colombia$84.07 M
4Japan$61.48 M
5Thailand$57.71 M
6Indonesia$50.71 M
7Myanmar (Burma)$21.95 M
8Honduras$19.74 M
9Bangladesh$19.74 M
10Mexico$14.51 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.12 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. $692,879,906
2Port of New Orleans $153,540,118
3Port of Los Angeles $51,830,259
4Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $45,942,458
5Port of Virginia $34,270,303
6International Falls, Minn. $28,346,139
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $24,945,935
8Port of Long Beach $16,465,931
9Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $12,428,849
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $10,292,751

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit increased 44.24 percent through December to $1.12 billion

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit increased 44.24 percent from $773.58 million to $1.12 billion in 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 236 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 289 for the last full year with a total value of $773.58 million, a $11.86 million, 1.51 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Colombia, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 Vietnam, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Philippines $528,120,944
2Vietnam $110,186,846
3Colombia $84,067,552
4Japan $61,477,981
5Thailand $57,710,671
6Indonesia $50,706,980
7Myanmar (Burma) $21,948,926
8Honduras $19,744,958
9Bangladesh $19,735,152
10Mexico $14,507,228

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SEATTLE, WA $274,533,652
2NEW ORLEANS, LA $82,252,270
3LOS ANGELES, CA $34,243,672
4DULUTH, MN $9,215,574
5NORFOLK, VA $3,628,276
6PEMBINA, ND $3,396,734
7DETROIT, MI $3,219,034
8LAREDO, TX $3,089,010
9NEW YORK CITY, NY $2,737,310
10SAVANNAH, GA $1,485,558

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. rose 38.12 percent compared to last year to $692.88 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 26.97 percent compared to last year to $153.54 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 32.37 percent compared to last year to $51.83 million.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish rose 307.62 percent compared to last year to $45.94 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 134.26 percent compared to last year to $34.27 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 Philippines increased $156.64 million, 42.17 percent, (47.33 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Vietnam increased $38.19 million, 53.03 percent, (9.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Colombia increased $71.41 million, 564.16 percent, (7.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $32.86 million, 114.83 percent, (5.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Thailand decreased $15.13 million, 20.78 percent, (5.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.42 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $841.56 million of the $1.12 billion total.

All totaled, 87.69 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $978.46 million of the $1.12 billion total