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

Exports: Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits

Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits, the No. 538 export by value totaled $20.9 million for the month of March, $60.17 million through March of 2019, and $251.59 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
1Mexico$12.58 M
2Saudi Arabia$10.05 M
3South Korea$8.57 M
4Canada$7.92 M
5Japan$7.04 M
6The Netherlands$1.82 M
7Uruguay$1.5 M
8Australia$1.12 M
9Spain$1.06 M
10Colombia$1.02 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $60.17 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $8,181,638
2Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,811,093
3Port of Virginia $5,968,939
4Port of Charleston $4,690,232
5El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $4,406,988
6Port of Los Angeles $3,134,816
7Port Laredo $3,033,142
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,083,407
9Los Angeles International Airport $2,016,726
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $2,002,281

U.S. exports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits decreased 16.07 percent through March to $60.17 million

U.S. exports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits decreased 16.07 percent from $71.69 million to $60.17 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 538 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 496 for the last full year with a total value of $251.59 million, a $4.48 million, 1.81 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Saudi Arabia, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Charleston 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 Japan, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Saudi Arabia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $12,580,365
2Saudi Arabia $10,047,958
3South Korea $8,572,055
4Canada $7,920,575
5Japan $7,039,106
6The Netherlands $1,816,200
7Uruguay $1,496,702
8Australia $1,120,179
9Spain $1,058,526
10Colombia $1,019,922

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $18,045,010
2Los Angeles $9,754,299
3Laredo $9,313,852
4Charleston $7,325,898
5Norfolk $6,293,542
6San Francisco $5,772,209
7Seattle $5,321,497
8El Paso $2,795,995
9Buffalo $2,054,550
10New Orleans $1,793,691

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:

  • Port of Long Beach fell 1.2 percent compared to last year to $8.18 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 40.59 percent compared to last year to $6.81 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 17.55 percent compared to last year to $5.97 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 13.84 percent compared to last year to $4.69 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 61.21 percent compared to last year to $4.41 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 $7.63 million, 37.76 percent, (20.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Saudi Arabia increased $3.52 million, 53.9 percent, (16.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea decreased $1.45 million, 14.43 percent, (14.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Canada increased $892,245, 12.69 percent, (13.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Japan decreased $1.36 million, 16.24 percent, (11.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.72 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $46.16 million of the $60.17 million total.

All totaled, 49.96 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $30.06 million of the $60.17 million total