Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Imports: Barley

Barley, the No. 984 import by value totaled $2.7 million for the month of August, $24.25 million through August 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

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific imports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$23.88 M
2Germany$80,327
3China$61,610
4Thailand$61,189
5Peru$42,380
6Denmark$25,856
7United Kingdom$23,735
8France$16,309
9South Korea$11,380
10El Salvador$9,441
Data loading...

U.S. imports of Barley decreased 16.27 percent through August to $24.25 million

U.S. imports of Barley decreased 16.27 percent from $28.96 million to $24.25 million through the first eight 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 August 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 August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 China, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 International Falls, Minn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Uruguay, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. 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 – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $23,879,515
2Germany $80,327
3China $61,610
4Thailand $61,189
5Peru $42,380
6Denmark $25,856
7United Kingdom $23,735
8France $16,309
9South Korea $11,380
10El Salvador $9,441

January – August 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 eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 89.2 percent compared to last year to $5.44 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 51.97 percent compared to last year to $4.24 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho rose 0.24 percent compared to last year to $3.55 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 25.03 percent compared to last year to $3.42 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 9.48 percent compared to last year to $3.18 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 $4.53 million, 15.94 percent, (98.49 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $69,259, 46.3 percent, (0.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $19,980, 24.49 percent, (0.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $10,813, 21.46 percent, (0.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $25,508, 151.19 percent, (0.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.5 percent of all these Barley imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $24.13 million of the $24.25 million total.

All totaled, 81.82 percent of all these Barley imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $19.84 million of the $24.25 million total