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

Imports: Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk

Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk, the No. 535 import by value totaled $35.43 million for the month of July, $230.48 million through July of 2019, and $327.36 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
1Ireland$119.78 M
2Mexico$36.09 M
3New Zealand$30.96 M
4Australia$9.23 M
5France$7.65 M
6Chile$4.19 M
7Canada$3.93 M
8United Kingdom$3.83 M
9India$3.2 M
10Germany$3.07 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $230.48 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $102,178,148
2Port of Los Angeles $39,110,861
3Port of Philadelphia $35,661,388
4El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $31,371,789
5Port Laredo $4,610,581
6Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,576,899
7Port Miami $3,863,419
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $2,207,406
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,756,146
10Port Everglades, Fla. $1,585,604

U.S. imports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk increased 37.72 percent through July to $230.48 million

U.S. imports of Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk increased 37.72 percent from $167.36 million to $230.48 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 535 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 610 for the last full year with a total value of $327.36 million, a $89.71 million, 37.75 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Ireland, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 France and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Ireland $119,778,231
2Mexico $36,091,686
3New Zealand $30,955,807
4Australia $9,226,673
5France $7,646,335
6Chile $4,194,332
7Canada $3,930,692
8United Kingdom $3,830,679
9India $3,203,252
10Germany $3,074,132

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $42,984,100
2Philadelphia $29,491,954
3Los Angeles $17,250,155
4El Paso $7,901,568
5Miami $3,996,491
6Chicago $2,017,266
7Seattle $1,515,418
8Laredo $1,209,421
9San Francisco $1,143,926
10Detroit $340,816

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 Newark rose 37.84 percent compared to last year to $102.18 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 53.47 percent compared to last year to $39.11 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 94.18 percent compared to last year to $35.66 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 2.22 percent compared to last year to $31.37 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 41.44 percent compared to last year to $4.61 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 Ireland increased $31.67 million, 35.94 percent, (51.97 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $562,496, 1.58 percent, (15.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 New Zealand increased $15.13 million, 95.61 percent, (13.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Australia increased $8.32 million, 915.92 percent, (4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France decreased $1.33 million, 14.82 percent, (3.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.38 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $203.7 million of the $230.48 million total.

All totaled, 92.39 percent of all these Butter, other fats, oils derived from milk imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $212.93 million of the $230.48 million total