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

Exports: Molasses from sugar

Molasses from sugar, the No. 1024 export by value totaled $1.1 million for the month of August, $10.83 million through August of 2019, and $22.31 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$6.35 M
2United Kingdom$2.54 M
3Mexico$523,548
4Trinidad and Tobago$324,978
5South Korea$276,427
6Taiwan$133,521
7New Zealand$116,302
8The Netherlands$67,129
9Japan$51,305
10Hong Kong$43,070
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $10.83 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $2,125,849
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,575,307
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $930,304
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $922,113
5Port of New York $763,163
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $488,911
7Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $479,460
8Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $449,978
9Port of Long Beach $400,238
10Port Laredo $397,744

U.S. exports of Molasses from sugar decreased 31.32 percent through August to $10.83 million

U.S. exports of Molasses from sugar decreased 31.32 percent from $15.77 million to $10.83 million through the first eight 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 1024 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 976 for the last full year with a total value of $22.31 million, a $9.06 million, 28.89 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 South Korea. 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 Port Laredo.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $6,350,132
2United Kingdom $2,543,684
3Mexico $523,548
4Trinidad and Tobago $324,978
5South Korea $276,427
6Taiwan $133,521
7New Zealand $116,302
8The Netherlands $67,129
9Japan $51,305
10Hong Kong $43,070

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $2,912,808
2Miami $1,175,177
3Pembina, N.D. $714,730
4Laredo $713,842
5Seattle $417,421
6Great Falls, Mont. $321,637
7New York City $294,839
8Low Value Shipments $283,777
9Los Angeles $251,542
10Atlanta/Savannah $215,505

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 50.46 percent compared to last year to $2.13 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 12.69 percent compared to last year to $1.58 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 5.3 percent compared to last year to $930,304.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 71.57 percent compared to last year to $922,113.
  • Port of New York rose 98.36 percent compared to last year to $763,163.

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 $3.4 million, 34.9 percent, (58.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Kingdom increased $2.13 million, 519.04 percent, (23.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $327,285, 38.47 percent, (4.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Trinidad and Tobago increased $193,615, 147.39 percent, (3 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 South Korea increased $6,847, 2.54 percent, (2.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.49 percent of all these Molasses from sugar exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $10.02 million of the $10.83 million total.

All totaled, 58.32 percent of all these Molasses from sugar exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $6.32 million of the $10.83 million total