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

Exports: Olive oil

Olive oil, the No. 909 export by value totaled $2.63 million for the month of August, $22.81 million through August of 2019, and $38.45 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$11.36 M
2Mexico$4.13 M
3Panama$492,165
4Belize$476,554
5Costa Rica$428,012
6El Salvador$408,260
7Guatemala$372,951
8Turkey$348,760
9Honduras$327,786
10Bahamas$323,212
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $22.81 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,991,451
2Port Laredo $3,271,629
3Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,973,988
4Port Everglades, Fla. $1,713,399
5Port Miami $1,693,273
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,368,749
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,299,099
8Low-Valued Imports and Exports $863,029
9Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $716,045
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $623,585

U.S. exports of Olive oil decreased 13.74 percent through August to $22.81 million

U.S. exports of Olive oil decreased 13.74 percent from $26.44 million to $22.81 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 909 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 896 for the last full year with a total value of $38.45 million, a $2.17 million, 5.35 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Panama, No. 4 Belize and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Tunisia, No. 4 Honduras and No. 5 El Salvador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,364,618
2Mexico $4,127,640
3Panama $492,165
4Belize $476,554
5Costa Rica $428,012
6El Salvador $408,260
7Guatemala $372,951
8Turkey $348,760
9Honduras $327,786
10Bahamas $323,212

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Buffalo $2,511,620
2Laredo $2,104,923
3Miami $1,832,564
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,353,138
5Seattle $815,145
6Great Falls, Mont. $778,489
7New York City $517,708
8Detroit $428,245
9Low Value Shipments $421,226
10Los Angeles $410,655

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:

  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 24.97 percent compared to last year to $3.99 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 25.88 percent compared to last year to $3.27 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 11.52 percent compared to last year to $1.97 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 29.62 percent compared to last year to $1.71 million.
  • Port Miami fell 27.27 percent compared to last year to $1.69 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 decreased $1.86 million, 14.08 percent, (49.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.31 million, 24.11 percent, (18.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Panama increased $100,555, 25.68 percent, (2.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belize increased $288,218, 153.03 percent, (2.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $110,727, 34.9 percent, (1.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.05 percent of all these Olive oil exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $16.89 million of the $22.81 million total.

All totaled, 55.43 percent of all these Olive oil exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $12.64 million of the $22.81 million total