Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane

Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane, the No. 965 export by value totaled $1.92 million for the month of December, $24.13 million in 2019, and $21.92 million 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$6.02 M
2Germany$1.77 M
3Singapore$1.39 M
4Mexico$1.39 M
5United Kingdom$1.34 M
6Chile$1.22 M
7Japan$1.03 M
8South Korea$913,658
9Italy$908,043
10France$886,586
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U.S. exports of Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane increased 10.04 percent through December 2019 to $24.13 million

U.S. exports of Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane increased 10.04 percent from $21.92 million to $24.13 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 965 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 991 for the last full year with a total value of $21.92 million, a $820,582, 3.89 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Singapore, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Low-Valued Imports and Exports.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $6,024,482
2Germany $1,771,409
3Singapore $1,390,961
4Mexico $1,388,309
5United Kingdom $1,336,007
6Chile $1,223,250
7Japan $1,029,084
8South Korea $913,658
9Italy $908,043
10France $886,586

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $2,143,097
2Seattle $808,888
3Miami $526,910
4Low Value Shipments $514,752
5New York City $491,170
6San Francisco $480,474
7Detroit $458,372
8San Diego $448,605
9Portland, Maine $214,010
10Houston $174,451

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 41.32 percent compared to last year to $2.66 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 12.6 percent compared to last year to $2.37 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.84 percent compared to last year to $1.74 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 89.31 percent compared to last year to $1.6 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 8.4 percent compared to last year to $1.59 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 Canada increased $1.28 million, 27.03 percent, (24.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Germany increased $173,610, 10.87 percent, (7.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Singapore increased $1.11 million, 388.27 percent, (5.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Mexico decreased $730,103, 34.46 percent, (5.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $315,807, 19.12 percent, (5.54 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 49.37 percent of all these Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $11.91 million of the $24.13 million total.

All totaled, 41.29 percent of all these Locust beans, seaweed, sugar beets and sugar cane exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $9.96 million of the $24.13 million total