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

Imports: Animal, vegetable fertilizers

Animal, vegetable fertilizers, the No. 837 import by value totaled $7.05 million for the month of February, $13.12 million through February of 2020, and $67.35 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$3.04 M
2Ireland$1.63 M
3France$1.48 M
4Peru$1.46 M
5China$1 M
6India$626,748
7Mexico$615,680
8Spain$584,300
9Indonesia$487,083
10The Netherlands$360,529
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $13.12 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,865,659
2Port of Los Angeles $2,842,025
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $1,508,686
4Port of Calais, Maine $895,469
5Port of Virginia $882,076
6Port of Houston $343,825
7Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $333,210
8Port of Long Beach $313,500
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $293,964
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $233,288

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 10.64 percent through February to $13.12 million

U.S. imports of Animal, vegetable fertilizers increased 10.64 percent from $11.86 million to $13.12 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 837 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 877 for the last full year with a total value of $67.35 million, a $8.33 million, 11.01 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 France, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 France, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of San Francisco, Calif..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $3,042,694
2Ireland $1,626,671
3France $1,483,030
4Peru $1,463,860
5China $1,000,020
6India $626,748
7Mexico $615,680
8Spain $584,300
9Indonesia $487,083
10The Netherlands $360,529

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $1,363,410
2Charleston $1,308,144
3Atlanta/Savannah $874,175
4Los Angeles $859,362
5Chicago $645,815
6San Francisco $574,257
7Houston $279,229
8Baltimore $276,834
9Portland, Maine $264,067
10San Diego $220,952

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:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 551.83 percent compared to last year to $3.87 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 22.51 percent compared to last year to $2.84 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 106.73 percent compared to last year to $1.51 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 34.69 percent compared to last year to $895,469.
  • Port of Virginia fell 4.73 percent compared to last year to $882,076.

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 increased $453,851, 17.53 percent, (23.18 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Ireland increased $428,861, 35.8 percent, (12.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 France increased $107,823, 7.84 percent, (11.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Peru increased $738,578, 101.83 percent, (11.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $176,275, 21.4 percent, (7.62 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.65 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $8.62 million of the $13.12 million total.

All totaled, 76.15 percent of all these Animal, vegetable fertilizers imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $9.99 million of the $13.12 million total