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

Imports: Animal, vegetable fertilizers

Animal, vegetable fertilizers, the No. 886 import by value totaled $5.92 million for the month of October, $62.3 million through October of 2018, and $77.44 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$11.52 M
2Italy$6.93 M
3Peru$4.84 M
4France$4.7 M
5India$4.41 M
6Indonesia$4.35 M
7Spain$3.57 M
8Mexico$3.38 M
9China$3.27 M
10The Netherlands$3.1 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $62.3 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $13,005,032
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $11,026,954
3Port of Calais, Maine $5,237,731
4Port of Houston $4,420,542
5Port of Virginia $3,199,212
6Port of Newark $2,545,482
7Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $2,213,059
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,161,259
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,128,952
10Port of San Francisco, Calif. $2,040,520

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 3.94 percent through October to $62.3 million

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 3.94 percent from $59.94 million to $62.3 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 886 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 880 for the last full year with a total value of $77.44 million, a $9.89 million, 14.63 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 France and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 India, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Calais, Maine, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $11,519,314
2Italy $6,932,174
3Peru $4,842,311
4France $4,697,345
5India $4,409,781
6Indonesia $4,352,302
7Spain $3,567,399
8Mexico $3,376,217
9China $3,268,560
10The Netherlands $3,099,423

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $3,474,775
2San Francisco $3,258,932
3Portland, Maine $3,164,862
4Detroit $1,394,660
5Seattle $1,105,318
6Houston $407,204
7New York City $401,975
8San Diego $343,411
9Chicago $342,195
10Great Falls, Mont. $250,907

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:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 20.94 percent compared to last year to $13.01 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 46.23 percent compared to last year to $11.03 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine rose 8.58 percent compared to last year to $5.24 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 29.97 percent compared to last year to $4.42 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 337.54 percent compared to last year to $3.2 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. imports from No. 1 Canada decreased $4.33 million, 27.31 percent, (18.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Italy increased $709,314, 11.4 percent, (11.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru decreased $256,312, 5.03 percent, (7.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $524,291, 12.56 percent, (7.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $956,605, 17.83 percent, (7.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 52.01 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $32.4 million of the $62.3 million total.

All totaled, 59.21 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $36.89 million of the $62.3 million total