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

Exports: Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits

Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits, the No. 537 export by value totaled $21.24 million for the month of October, $212.06 million through October of 2018, and $247.11 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
1Mexico$54.66 M
2Japan$26.94 M
3South Korea$25.09 M
4Canada$23.44 M
5Saudi Arabia$20.85 M
6The Netherlands$8.76 M
7Australia$7.61 M
8Spain$5.64 M
9United Arab Emirates$3.32 M
10Guatemala$2.64 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $212.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $28,290,197
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $23,357,405
3Port of Virginia $17,104,801
4Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas $15,936,147
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $15,802,900
6Port of Charleston $15,188,361
7Los Angeles International Airport $13,822,341
8Port Laredo $13,663,809
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $7,096,355
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $6,241,230

U.S. exports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits increased 4.82 percent through October to $212.06 million

U.S. exports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits increased 4.82 percent from $202.31 million to $212.06 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 537 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 530 for the last full year with a total value of $247.11 million, a $43.04 million, 21.09 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Saudi Arabia and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $54,659,860
2Japan $26,936,158
3South Korea $25,087,439
4Canada $23,444,419
5Saudi Arabia $20,854,051
6The Netherlands $8,757,845
7Australia $7,614,671
8Spain $5,643,014
9United Arab Emirates $3,315,294
10Guatemala $2,637,171

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $8,796,433
2Los Angeles $6,218,770
3Laredo $3,745,510
4Charleston $3,140,691
5Norfolk $3,003,048
6El Paso $2,780,675
7San Francisco $2,624,274
8Seattle $2,188,799
9Buffalo $1,192,352
10Great Falls, Mont. $918,961

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 of Long Beach rose 42.32 percent compared to last year to $28.29 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 31.05 percent compared to last year to $23.36 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 77.2 percent compared to last year to $17.1 million.
  • Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas fell 27.63 percent compared to last year to $15.94 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 0.46 percent compared to last year to $15.8 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 Mexico decreased $1.34 million, 2.39 percent, (25.78 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $6.83 million, 33.97 percent, (12.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea increased $728,196, 2.99 percent, (11.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada decreased $263,610, 1.11 percent, (11.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Saudi Arabia decreased $2.09 million, 9.11 percent, (9.83 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 71.2 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $150.98 million of the $212.06 million total.

All totaled, 47.39 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $100.49 million of the $212.06 million total