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

Exports: Misc. grains, cereals

Misc. grains, cereals, the No. 321 export by value totaled $57.75 million for the month of March, $161.97 million through March of 2019, and $650.03 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

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$118.19 M
2Mexico$10.05 M
3United Kingdom$3.84 M
4Hong Kong$2.78 M
5Singapore$1.9 M
6Dominican Republic$1.56 M
7Honduras$1.53 M
8Jamaica$1.51 M
9China$1.5 M
10Bahamas$1.27 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $161.97 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $61,076,599
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $20,805,194
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $20,580,869
4Port Laredo $8,254,904
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $7,565,663
6Port Miami $4,904,055
7Port of Los Angeles $4,245,471
8Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $2,964,287
9Port Everglades, Fla. $2,817,362
10Port of New York $2,327,783

U.S. exports of Misc. grains, cereals increased 1.29 percent through March to $161.97 million

U.S. exports of Misc. grains, cereals increased 1.29 percent from $159.91 million to $161.97 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 321 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 324 for the last full year with a total value of $650.03 million, a $6.81 million, 1.04 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March 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 Singapore. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., 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 Hong Kong, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $118,192,406
2Mexico $10,052,862
3United Kingdom $3,837,282
4Hong Kong $2,784,922
5Singapore $1,897,331
6Dominican Republic $1,557,898
7Honduras $1,533,864
8Jamaica $1,506,628
9China $1,498,739
10Bahamas $1,274,070

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $94,228,508
2Buffalo $22,708,279
3Los Angeles $13,298,456
4Seattle $11,677,763
5Miami $11,628,534
6Laredo $10,353,012
7Pembina, N.D. $6,876,435
8San Francisco $5,399,997
9New York City $4,577,211
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,296,836

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 11.04 percent compared to last year to $61.08 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 53.42 percent compared to last year to $20.81 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 16.5 percent compared to last year to $20.58 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.7 percent compared to last year to $8.25 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 20.6 percent compared to last year to $7.57 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 $8.05 million, 7.3 percent, (72.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $591,233, 6.25 percent, (6.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $853,255, 28.59 percent, (2.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Hong Kong decreased $2.44 million, 46.72 percent, (1.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Singapore decreased $714,265, 27.35 percent, (1.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.44 percent of all these Misc. grains, cereals exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $136.76 million of the $161.97 million total.

All totaled, 73.03 percent of all these Misc. grains, cereals exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $118.28 million of the $161.97 million total