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

Exports: Pasta, couscous, prepared or not

Pasta, couscous, prepared or not, the No. 473 export by value totaled $28.37 million for the month of October, $278.93 million through October of 2018, and $345.27 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$203.18 M
2Japan$22.79 M
3Mexico$8.91 M
4Bahamas$5.06 M
5United Kingdom$4.01 M
6Australia$3.13 M
7Jamaica$3.09 M
8Brazil$2.64 M
9Dominican Republic$2.4 M
10Norway$2.24 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $278.93 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $65,729,365
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $54,942,564
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $29,413,243
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $29,205,495
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $18,139,351
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $7,988,082
7Port Miami $6,722,587
8Port Laredo $6,719,174
9Port of Long Beach $6,441,641
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $5,531,891

U.S. exports of Pasta, couscous, prepared or not decreased 1.32 percent through October to $278.93 million

U.S. exports of Pasta, couscous, prepared or not decreased 1.32 percent from $282.67 million to $278.93 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 473 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 454 for the last full year with a total value of $345.27 million, a $9.65 million, 2.87 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Bahamas and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Bahamas and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $203,179,184
2Japan $22,793,792
3Mexico $8,905,542
4Bahamas $5,064,292
5United Kingdom $4,013,911
6Australia $3,132,118
7Jamaica $3,094,109
8Brazil $2,638,801
9Dominican Republic $2,399,951
10Norway $2,243,998

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $21,718,960
2Seattle $10,819,472
3Buffalo $10,809,739
4Miami $2,932,023
5Laredo $1,667,908
6Low Value Shipments $1,559,386
7Great Falls, Mont. $1,333,723
8Los Angeles $1,169,577
9New York City $1,109,892
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $898,733

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.48 percent compared to last year to $65.73 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.53 percent compared to last year to $54.94 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 24.06 percent compared to last year to $29.41 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 17.92 percent compared to last year to $29.21 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 7.33 percent compared to last year to $18.14 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 $3.24 million, 1.57 percent, (72.84 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $621,868, 2.8 percent, (8.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $3.49 million, 28.14 percent, (3.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bahamas increased $77,312, 1.55 percent, (1.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $428,967, 11.97 percent, (1.44 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.46 percent of all these Pasta, couscous, prepared or not exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $243.96 million of the $278.93 million total.

All totaled, 70.78 percent of all these Pasta, couscous, prepared or not exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $197.43 million of the $278.93 million total