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

Exports: Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit

Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit, the No. 223 export by value totaled $83.43 million for the month of February, $178.52 million through February of 2020, and $969.48 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
1Philippines$107.66 M
2Bangladesh$16.69 M
3Venezuela$9.8 M
4Myanmar (Burma)$6.16 M
5Colombia$5.55 M
6Honduras$4.93 M
7Mexico$4.51 M
8Japan$3.59 M
9Vietnam$3.15 M
10Canada$2.38 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $178.52 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. $120,373,620
2Port of New Orleans $29,167,826
3International Falls, Minn. $6,867,239
4Port of Los Angeles $5,014,665
5Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish $4,412,522
6Port of Long Beach $2,407,777
7Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $2,074,989
8Port of Virginia $1,878,545
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,542,533
10Port of Tacoma, Wash. $1,233,610

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit decreased 10.22 percent through February to $178.52 million

U.S. exports of Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit decreased 10.22 percent from $198.84 million to $178.52 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 223 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 216 for the last full year with a total value of $969.48 million, a $146.32 million, 13.11 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Philippines, No. 2 Bangladesh, No. 3 Venezuela, No. 4 Myanmar (Burma) and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash., No. 2 Port of New Orleans, No. 3 International Falls, Minn., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles 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 Thailand, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Japan 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 International Falls, Minn..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Philippines $107,659,868
2Bangladesh $16,685,159
3Venezuela $9,804,482
4Myanmar (Burma) $6,156,352
5Colombia $5,554,696
6Honduras $4,929,827
7Mexico $4,509,422
8Japan $3,589,693
9Vietnam $3,147,864
10Canada $2,381,380

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SEATTLE, WA $120,937,060
2NEW ORLEANS, LA $11,444,348
3DULUTH, MN $9,147,312
4LOS ANGELES, CA $8,669,860
5NORFOLK, VA $3,745,476
6BALTIMORE, MD $2,984,398
7PEMBINA, ND $2,550,208
8SAVANNAH, GA $2,382,994
9DETROIT, MI $1,114,426
10NEW YORK CITY, NY $679,550

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 Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. fell 18.49 percent compared to last year to $120.37 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 79.98 percent compared to last year to $29.17 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 24.96 percent compared to last year to $6.87 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 10.72 percent compared to last year to $5.01 million.
  • Port of Southern Louisiana, Gramercy, St. James Parish rose 29.63 percent compared to last year to $4.41 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 $5.95 million, 5.85 percent, (60.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Bangladesh increased $16.64 million, 34875 percent, (9.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Venezuela increased $9.8 million, 0 percent, (5.49 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Myanmar (Burma) increased $1.31 million, 27.02 percent, (3.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Colombia decreased $4.49 million, 44.69 percent, (3.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.7 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $145.86 million of the $178.52 million total.

All totaled, 92.89 percent of all these Flour, meal of oil seed, olea fruit exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $165.84 million of the $178.52 million total