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

Imports: Animal, vegetable fertilizers

Animal, vegetable fertilizers, the No. 889 import by value totaled $4.15 million for the month of July, $41.72 million through July of 2019, and $75.68 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$6.73 M
2Peru$4.04 M
3Italy$3.88 M
4France$3.5 M
5India$2.98 M
6Mexico$2.93 M
7The Netherlands$2.85 M
8Ireland$2.53 M
9Spain$2.32 M
10Indonesia$2.32 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $41.72 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $8,201,092
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,829,131
3Port of Virginia $3,093,506
4Port of Calais, Maine $2,600,633
5Port of San Francisco, Calif. $2,457,312
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,251,499
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,961,937
8Port of Houston $1,776,443
9Port of Long Beach $1,601,094
10Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $1,585,307

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers decreased 14.86 percent through July to $41.72 million

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers decreased 14.86 percent from $49.01 million to $41.72 million through the first seven 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 889 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 870 for the last full year with a total value of $75.68 million, a $1.76 million, 2.28 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Italy, 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 Virginia, No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Port of San Francisco, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $6,730,791
2Peru $4,039,662
3Italy $3,878,352
4France $3,495,202
5India $2,981,462
6Mexico $2,926,825
7The Netherlands $2,848,296
8Ireland $2,528,865
9Spain $2,319,715
10Indonesia $2,317,578

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Portland, Maine $7,424,888
2San Francisco $5,979,628
3Los Angeles $5,503,614
4Detroit $1,738,815
5Seattle $1,664,410
6Houston $1,165,319
7San Diego $788,305
8Chicago $663,257
9New York City $611,642
10Phoenix/Nogales $405,427

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles fell 17.82 percent compared to last year to $8.2 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 53.19 percent compared to last year to $3.83 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 35.69 percent compared to last year to $3.09 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 41.82 percent compared to last year to $2.6 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 89.91 percent compared to last year to $2.46 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 $2.74 million, 28.91 percent, (16.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Peru decreased $157,033, 3.74 percent, (9.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $2.75 million, 41.53 percent, (9.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France decreased $270,423, 7.18 percent, (8.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $674,342, 18.45 percent, (7.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 50.63 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $21.13 million of the $41.72 million total.

All totaled, 48.37 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $20.18 million of the $41.72 million total