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

Exports: Soups, broths and preparations

Soups, broths and preparations, the No. 334 export by value totaled $49.59 million for the month of March, $147.4 million through March of 2019, and $499.27 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
1Mexico$62.72 M
2Canada$58.79 M
3El Salvador$2.58 M
4Japan$2.1 M
5Costa Rica$1.95 M
6Jamaica$1.83 M
7Nicaragua$1.75 M
8Australia$1.6 M
9Chile$1.45 M
10Philippines$1.16 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $147.4 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $49,047,380
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $25,232,896
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,688,347
4Port Laredo $13,250,923
5Port of Los Angeles $10,751,152
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $7,155,407
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,485,189
8Port of Long Beach $3,715,163
9Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $1,822,192
10Port Everglades, Fla. $1,777,661

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 19.24 percent through March to $147.4 million

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 19.24 percent from $123.62 million to $147.4 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 334 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 375 for the last full year with a total value of $499.27 million, a $29.86 million, 6.36 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 El Salvador, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Costa Rica. 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 Laredo and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 El Salvador, No. 4 Nicaragua and No. 5 Jamaica. 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 – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $62,722,372
2Canada $58,787,489
3El Salvador $2,580,721
4Japan $2,103,717
5Costa Rica $1,949,292
6Jamaica $1,826,582
7Nicaragua $1,752,341
8Australia $1,600,467
9Chile $1,450,151
10Philippines $1,160,122

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $55,386,170
2Detroit $39,044,523
3Buffalo $16,617,931
4Los Angeles $15,934,658
5Laredo $11,770,762
6Seattle $8,497,527
7Great Falls, Mont. $4,011,008
8Miami $3,936,978
9Pembina, N.D. $3,494,088
10New York City $2,084,997

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:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 17.08 percent compared to last year to $49.05 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 15.88 percent compared to last year to $25.23 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 39.63 percent compared to last year to $13.69 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 49.45 percent compared to last year to $13.25 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 7.81 percent compared to last year to $10.75 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 $11.58 million, 22.64 percent, (42.55 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $8.31 million, 16.46 percent, (39.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 El Salvador increased $412,240, 19.01 percent, (1.75 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $138,411, 7.04 percent, (1.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Costa Rica increased $433,701, 28.62 percent, (1.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.93 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $128.14 million of the $147.4 million total.

All totaled, 75.96 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $111.97 million of the $147.4 million total