Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Pasta, couscous, prepared or not

Pasta, couscous, prepared or not, the No. 454 export by value totaled $29.92 million for the month of March, $86 million through March of 2019, and $336.47 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$62.93 M
2Japan$6.37 M
3Mexico$2.84 M
4Bahamas$1.47 M
5United Kingdom$1.16 M
6Saudi Arabia$1.11 M
7Jamaica$1.1 M
8Australia$1.05 M
9Norway$875,993
10Dominican Republic$762,484
Data loading...
January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $86 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $23,481,468
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $15,681,209
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $8,941,093
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $7,131,152
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $5,382,458
6Low-Valued Imports and Exports $2,297,898
7Port Laredo $2,092,480
8Port of New York $2,031,959
9Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,999,077
10Port Miami $1,671,539

U.S. exports of Pasta, couscous, prepared or not decreased 1.12 percent through March to $86 million

U.S. exports of Pasta, couscous, prepared or not decreased 1.12 percent from $86.97 million to $86 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 454 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 453 for the last full year with a total value of $336.47 million, a $8.8 million, 2.55 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March 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 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. 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 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $62,927,920
2Japan $6,366,525
3Mexico $2,842,899
4Bahamas $1,465,364
5United Kingdom $1,160,861
6Saudi Arabia $1,112,183
7Jamaica $1,096,871
8Australia $1,053,862
9Norway $875,993
10Dominican Republic $762,484

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $40,910,103
2Seattle $22,481,251
3Buffalo $21,775,666
4Miami $6,010,051
5Laredo $4,063,961
6Great Falls, Mont. $3,107,212
7Low Value Shipments $3,059,317
8Los Angeles $2,882,119
9New York City $2,179,389
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $1,685,641

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 9.88 percent compared to last year to $23.48 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 5.8 percent compared to last year to $15.68 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 5.43 percent compared to last year to $8.94 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. fell 36.9 percent compared to last year to $7.13 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 6.64 percent compared to last year to $5.38 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 $1.31 million, 2.05 percent, (73.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $1.33 million, 17.28 percent, (7.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $27,325, 0.95 percent, (3.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Bahamas increased $4,753, 0.33 percent, (1.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $78,456, 6.33 percent, (1.35 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.94 percent of all these Pasta, couscous, prepared or not exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $74.76 million of the $86 million total.

All totaled, 70.49 percent of all these Pasta, couscous, prepared or not exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $60.62 million of the $86 million total