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

Exports: Soups, broths and preparations

Soups, broths and preparations, the No. 383 export by value totaled $47.46 million for the month of October, $410.7 million through October of 2018, and $469.42 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
1Mexico$177.72 M
2Canada$158.35 M
3Japan$7.59 M
4Nicaragua$6.9 M
5El Salvador$6.52 M
6Jamaica$5.55 M
7Costa Rica$5.25 M
8Chile$5.06 M
9Philippines$3.14 M
10Hong Kong$2.95 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $410.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $148,093,464
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $67,790,810
3Port of Los Angeles $34,993,320
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $32,632,406
5Port Laredo $28,385,657
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $18,723,525
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $15,464,803
8Port of Long Beach $7,788,660
9Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $5,949,958
10Port Everglades, Fla. $5,707,788

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 5.58 percent through October to $410.7 million

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 5.58 percent from $388.98 million to $410.7 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 383 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 379 for the last full year with a total value of $469.42 million, a $12.76 million, 2.79 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Nicaragua and No. 5 El Salvador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 El Salvador and No. 5 Nicaragua. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $177,719,360
2Canada $158,351,424
3Japan $7,588,399
4Nicaragua $6,904,843
5El Salvador $6,524,814
6Jamaica $5,550,149
7Costa Rica $5,247,773
8Chile $5,059,085
9Philippines $3,142,941
10Hong Kong $2,947,757

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $27,323,166
2Detroit $18,187,012
3Los Angeles $8,116,136
4Buffalo $6,285,467
5Laredo $5,723,918
6Seattle $4,878,779
7Miami $1,760,207
8Great Falls, Mont. $1,567,914
9Pembina, N.D. $1,518,719
10New York City $1,078,980

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:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 12.66 percent compared to last year to $148.09 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.84 percent compared to last year to $67.79 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 12.29 percent compared to last year to $34.99 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 1.38 percent compared to last year to $32.63 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 2.99 percent compared to last year to $28.39 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 increased $15.78 million, 9.74 percent, (43.27 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $6.9 million, 4.56 percent, (38.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $1.13 million, 13 percent, (1.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Nicaragua increased $96,355, 1.42 percent, (1.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 El Salvador decreased $542,746, 7.68 percent, (1.59 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.95 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $357.09 million of the $410.7 million total.

All totaled, 75.94 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $311.9 million of the $410.7 million total