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

Exports: Raw peanuts

Raw peanuts, the No. 389 export by value totaled $38.24 million for the month of August, $302.84 million through August of 2019, and $453.27 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$74.35 M
2Mexico$71.8 M
3The Netherlands$45.95 M
4Japan$17.94 M
5China$17.74 M
6Vietnam$14.66 M
7United Kingdom$14.45 M
8Germany$8.64 M
9Italy$5.13 M
10Spain$5.02 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $302.84 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Savannah, Ga. $98,329,739
2Port Laredo $69,165,113
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $30,304,644
4Port of Virginia $19,809,604
5Port of Houston $17,292,945
6Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $14,966,959
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $10,581,239
8Port of Los Angeles $9,027,889
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $5,588,036
10Port of Charleston $4,480,187

U.S. exports of Raw peanuts decreased 2.72 percent through August to $302.84 million

U.S. exports of Raw peanuts decreased 2.72 percent from $311.32 million to $302.84 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 389 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 392 for the last full year with a total value of $453.27 million, a $7.65 million, 1.72 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Houston.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 China and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Savannah, Ga., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $74,350,631
2Mexico $71,801,929
3The Netherlands $45,946,535
4Japan $17,939,758
5China $17,736,613
6Vietnam $14,663,228
7United Kingdom $14,447,663
8Germany $8,644,891
9Italy $5,132,618
10Spain $5,022,894

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $45,936,105
2Laredo $29,686,371
3Detroit $15,828,961
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $12,901,529
5Norfolk $6,774,618
6Charleston $6,746,548
7Los Angeles $5,212,037
8Houston $4,846,081
9Buffalo $4,473,591
10Miami $2,033,667

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:

  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 9.28 percent compared to last year to $98.33 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 4.43 percent compared to last year to $69.17 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 9.64 percent compared to last year to $30.3 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 39.57 percent compared to last year to $19.81 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 34.68 percent compared to last year to $17.29 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 increased $6.86 million, 10.16 percent, (24.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $3.53 million, 4.69 percent, (23.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $1.5 million, 3.17 percent, (15.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $1.95 million, 9.78 percent, (5.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $18.83 million, 51.5 percent, (5.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 75.21 percent of all these Raw peanuts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $227.78 million of the $302.84 million total.

All totaled, 77.57 percent of all these Raw peanuts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $234.9 million of the $302.84 million total