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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Molasses from sugar

Molasses from sugar, the No. 986 export by value totaled $1.58 million for the month of October, $18.6 million through October of 2018, and $31.37 million for all of 2017, 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$12.08 M
2The Netherlands$3.33 M
3Mexico$1.01 M
4United Kingdom$472,301
5Trinidad and Tobago$290,427
6South Korea$269,580
7Japan$269,277
8Philippines$166,747
9Taiwan$132,632
10Portugal$94,547
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $18.6 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $4,330,149
2Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $4,290,820
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,101,856
4Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,241,788
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $945,196
6Port Laredo $528,914
7Port of New York $510,362
8Low-Valued Imports and Exports $475,744
9Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $465,776
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $398,181

U.S. exports of Molasses from sugar decreased 29.25 percent through October to $18.6 million

U.S. exports of Molasses from sugar decreased 29.25 percent from $26.29 million to $18.6 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 986 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 926 for the last full year with a total value of $31.37 million, a $145,331, 0.46 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Palm Beach, Fla., No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Oman. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Palm Beach, Fla., No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $12,082,003
2The Netherlands $3,326,430
3Mexico $1,005,629
4United Kingdom $472,301
5Trinidad and Tobago $290,427
6South Korea $269,580
7Japan $269,277
8Philippines $166,747
9Taiwan $132,632
10Portugal $94,547

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $1,455,368
2Miami $1,168,773
3Pembina, N.D. $325,572
4Seattle $207,729
5San Diego $198,958
6Atlanta/Savannah $185,825
7Low Value Shipments $136,194
8Norfolk $96,517
9Laredo $95,215
10Los Angeles $92,189

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 47.37 percent compared to last year to $4.33 million.
  • Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 54.68 percent compared to last year to $4.29 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 178.61 percent compared to last year to $2.1 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 20.15 percent compared to last year to $1.24 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 49.92 percent compared to last year to $945,196.

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 decreased $3.21 million, 20.97 percent, (64.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 The Netherlands increased $1.07 million, 47.73 percent, (17.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $327,268, 48.24 percent, (5.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $5.88 million, 92.57 percent, (2.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Trinidad and Tobago increased $260,324, 864.78 percent, (1.56 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.35 percent of all these Molasses from sugar exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $17.18 million of the $18.6 million total.

All totaled, 69.41 percent of all these Molasses from sugar exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $12.91 million of the $18.6 million total