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

Exports: Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars

Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars, the No. 218 export by value totaled $114.99 million for the month of March, $304.43 million through March of 2019, and $1.28 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
1Mexico$143.28 M
2Canada$43.03 M
3Japan$19.13 M
4China$18.42 M
5New Zealand$10.63 M
6Indonesia$5.96 M
7Singapore$5.82 M
8Philippines$5.56 M
9South Korea$4.92 M
10The Netherlands$4.17 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $304.43 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $67,996,517
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $29,941,743
3Port Laredo $28,921,595
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $24,692,893
5Port of Los Angeles $20,578,011
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $14,266,121
7Port of Long Beach $13,897,037
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $11,827,834
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $7,169,606
10Port of New York $6,458,591

U.S. exports of Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars increased 1.31 percent through March to $304.43 million

U.S. exports of Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars increased 1.31 percent from $300.51 million to $304.43 million through the first three 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 218 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 225 for the last full year with a total value of $1.28 billion, a $33.93 million, 2.58 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 China and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $143,281,497
2Canada $43,034,122
3Japan $19,130,217
4China $18,416,822
5New Zealand $10,627,388
6Indonesia $5,955,406
7Singapore $5,815,881
8Philippines $5,560,162
9South Korea $4,923,127
10The Netherlands $4,172,611

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $121,117,359
2El Paso $41,189,507
3Detroit $40,323,798
4Los Angeles $37,369,042
5San Francisco $34,983,600
6Seattle $21,149,065
7Pembina, N.D. $11,318,391
8New York City $10,909,465
9Norfolk $7,234,367
10San Diego $6,893,989

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 0.81 percent compared to last year to $68 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 3.65 percent compared to last year to $29.94 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.7 percent compared to last year to $28.92 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 10.22 percent compared to last year to $24.69 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 36.47 percent compared to last year to $20.58 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 Mexico decreased $594,767, 0.41 percent, (47.07 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $3.17 million, 6.87 percent, (14.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan increased $2.89 million, 17.82 percent, (6.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $94,713, 0.52 percent, (6.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 New Zealand increased $1.66 million, 18.46 percent, (3.49 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.03 percent of all these Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $234.49 million of the $304.43 million total.

All totaled, 56.54 percent of all these Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $172.13 million of the $304.43 million total