Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Exports: Soups, broths and preparations

Soups, broths and preparations, the No. 298 export by value totaled $56.31 million for the month of February, $116.48 million through February of 2020, and $577.6 million for all of 2019, 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$59.03 M
2Mexico$41.78 M
3El Salvador$1.81 M
4Nicaragua$1.73 M
5Chile$1.4 M
6Japan$1.01 M
7Hong Kong$893,420
8Jamaica$872,078
9Australia$846,270
10Costa Rica$749,308
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $116.48 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $34,412,781
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $32,906,196
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $13,957,650
4Port of Los Angeles $7,615,254
5Port Laredo $6,938,261
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $6,132,361
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $3,798,679
8Port of Long Beach $2,416,719
9Port Miami $1,071,231
10Port Everglades, Fla. $997,546

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 19.09 percent through February to $116.48 million

U.S. exports of Soups, broths and preparations increased 19.09 percent from $97.81 million to $116.48 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 298 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 326 for the last full year with a total value of $577.6 million, a $78.32 million, 15.69 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 El Salvador, No. 4 Nicaragua and No. 5 Chile. 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.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 El Salvador, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Australia. 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.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $59,030,654
2Mexico $41,777,195
3El Salvador $1,814,085
4Nicaragua $1,727,599
5Chile $1,401,191
6Japan $1,012,613
7Hong Kong $893,420
8Jamaica $872,078
9Australia $846,270
10Costa Rica $749,308

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1DETROIT, MI $34,956,464
2SAN DIEGO, CA $33,867,608
3BUFFALO, NY $13,602,596
4LAREDO, TX $7,801,202
5LOS ANGELES, CA $7,349,104
6MIAMI, FL $2,519,336
7SEATTLE, WA $2,513,554
8PEMBINA, ND $762,782
9GREAT FALLS, MT $717,888
10LOW VALUE $587,530

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 7.23 percent compared to last year to $34.41 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 97.28 percent compared to last year to $32.91 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 44.5 percent compared to last year to $13.96 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 16.51 percent compared to last year to $7.62 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 26.77 percent compared to last year to $6.94 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 $20.08 million, 51.54 percent, (50.68 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $73,996, 0.18 percent, (35.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 El Salvador increased $32,956, 1.85 percent, (1.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Nicaragua increased $823,905, 91.17 percent, (1.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Chile increased $477,839, 51.75 percent, (1.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.79 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $105.75 million of the $116.48 million total.

All totaled, 82.27 percent of all these Soups, broths and preparations exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $95.83 million of the $116.48 million total