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

Imports: Barley

Barley, the No. 984 import by value totaled $2 million for the month of February, $5.45 million through February of 2019, and $38.22 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$5.37 M
2Thailand$22,893
3China$21,594
4Ethiopia$9,108
5Peru$8,572
6Germany$7,392
7Mexico$6,380
8El Salvador$4,800
9South Korea$2,160
10Egypt$2,100
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U.S. imports of Barley decreased 14.06 percent through February to $5.45 million

U.S. imports of Barley decreased 14.06 percent from $6.35 million to $5.45 million through the first two 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 984 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 962 for the last full year with a total value of $38.22 million, a $14.71 million, 27.79 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 China, No. 4 Ethiopia and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 China and No. 5 Poland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $5,367,944
2Thailand $22,893
3China $21,594
4Ethiopia $9,108
5Peru $8,572
6Germany $7,392
7Mexico $6,380
8El Salvador $4,800
9South Korea $2,160
10Egypt $2,100

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $6,735,858
2Great Falls, Mont. $2,779,494
3St. Albans, Vt. $573,707
4Detroit $513,395
5Seattle $487,013
6Duluth, Minn. $386,047
7Buffalo $164,952
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $98,113
9New York City $38,247
10Los Angeles $31,752

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:

  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 306.52 percent compared to last year to $1.4 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 3230.24 percent compared to last year to $1.05 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 12.76 percent compared to last year to $693,359.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 70.52 percent compared to last year to $678,101.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 51.81 percent compared to last year to $544,676.

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 $905,624, 14.44 percent, (98.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $6,223, 37.33 percent, (0.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $11,511, 114.16 percent, (0.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Ethiopia increased $9,108, 0 percent, (0.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $4,641, 118.06 percent, (0.16 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.58 percent of all these Barley imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $5.43 million of the $5.45 million total.

All totaled, 80.12 percent of all these Barley imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $4.37 million of the $5.45 million total