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

Exports: Misc. grains, cereals

Misc. grains, cereals, the No. 316 export by value totaled $53.05 million for the month of February, $107.26 million through February of 2020, and $641.93 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
1Canada$79.64 M
2Mexico$6.56 M
3United Kingdom$2.51 M
4Hong Kong$1.39 M
5Japan$1.19 M
6Singapore$1.16 M
7Dominican Republic$1.06 M
8South Korea$904,901
9Bahamas$811,549
10Jamaica$805,676
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $107.26 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $44,859,801
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $15,949,446
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $10,588,043
4Port Laredo $5,481,276
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $3,994,376
6Port Miami $3,061,732
7Port of New York $2,203,807
8Port of Los Angeles $2,180,560
9Port of Long Beach $1,963,409
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,824,518

U.S. exports of Misc. grains, cereals increased 2.91 percent through February to $107.26 million

U.S. exports of Misc. grains, cereals increased 2.91 percent from $104.22 million to $107.26 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 316 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 319 for the last full year with a total value of $641.93 million, a $8.1 million, 1.25 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Hong Kong and No. 5 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $79,644,496
2Mexico $6,557,837
3United Kingdom $2,512,493
4Hong Kong $1,389,794
5Japan $1,192,803
6Singapore $1,160,908
7Dominican Republic $1,059,053
8South Korea $904,901
9Bahamas $811,549
10Jamaica $805,676

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $52,699,888
2BUFFALO, NY $10,530,056
3MIAMI, FL $6,324,954
4LOS ANGELES, CA $5,892,448
5SEATTLE, WA $5,485,748
6LAREDO, TX $4,949,104
7SAN FRANCISCO, CA $2,630,832
8PEMBINA, ND $2,470,024
9NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,641,338
10SAVANNAH, GA $1,279,530

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 13.47 percent compared to last year to $44.86 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 14.32 percent compared to last year to $15.95 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 19.01 percent compared to last year to $10.59 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 6.5 percent compared to last year to $5.48 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 22.44 percent compared to last year to $3.99 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 $3.11 million, 4.06 percent, (74.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $294,631, 4.7 percent, (6.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $337,283, 11.84 percent, (2.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Hong Kong decreased $296,825, 17.6 percent, (1.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan increased $438,503, 58.13 percent, (1.11 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.12 percent of all these Misc. grains, cereals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $91.3 million of the $107.26 million total.

All totaled, 75.4 percent of all these Misc. grains, cereals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $80.87 million of the $107.26 million total