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

Exports: Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit

Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit, the No. 246 export by value totaled $31.78 million for the month of July, $591.79 million through July of 2019, and $1.12 billion 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
1Philippines$331.89 M
2Vietnam$100.72 M
3Thailand$27.69 M
4Japan$25.27 M
5South Korea$19.63 M
6Colombia$13.02 M
7Guatemala$11.48 M
8Honduras$11.15 M
9Myanmar (Burma)$7.52 M
10Canada$6.42 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $591.79 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. $456,991,238
2Port of New Orleans $44,999,601
3Port of Los Angeles $21,034,619
4International Falls, Minn. $12,588,038
5Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $10,176,948
6Port of Longview, Wash. $6,904,068
7Port of New York $6,327,483
8Port of Long Beach $5,121,084
9Port of Tacoma, Wash. $5,096,116
10Port of Virginia $5,087,132

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit decreased 8.88 percent through July to $591.79 million

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit decreased 8.88 percent from $649.47 million to $591.79 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 246 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 241 for the last full year with a total value of $1.12 billion, a $342.22 million, 44.24 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. 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 Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 Vietnam, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Colombia. 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Philippines $331,886,054
2Vietnam $100,722,726
3Thailand $27,691,727
4Japan $25,266,494
5South Korea $19,627,284
6Colombia $13,015,548
7Guatemala $11,479,288
8Honduras $11,152,625
9Myanmar (Burma) $7,516,146
10Canada $6,415,317

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $204,241,191
2New Orleans $62,648,437
3Los Angeles $21,401,600
4Duluth, Minn. $5,713,836
5Norfolk $2,886,167
6Pembina, N.D. $2,570,597
7Laredo $2,228,007
8New York City $2,123,990
9Atlanta/Savannah $1,966,271
10Detroit $1,768,190

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 of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. rose 10.47 percent compared to last year to $456.99 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 53.03 percent compared to last year to $45 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 34.86 percent compared to last year to $21.03 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 43.88 percent compared to last year to $12.59 million.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish fell 41.31 percent compared to last year to $10.18 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 $46.19 million, 16.17 percent, (56.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Vietnam increased $35.7 million, 54.9 percent, (17.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Thailand decreased $15.4 million, 35.73 percent, (4.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $6.51 million, 20.48 percent, (4.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $17.87 million, 1016.66 percent, (3.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.37 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $505.19 million of the $591.79 million total.

All totaled, 92.23 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $545.79 million of the $591.79 million total