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

Imports: Cereal groats, meal, pellets

Cereal groats, meal, pellets, the No. 761 import by value totaled $9.28 million for the month of February, $20.36 million through February of 2020, and $118.59 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$15.64 M
2Mexico$2.09 M
3Italy$495,983
4Israel$418,882
5India$402,707
6Spain$270,236
7Congo (Brazzaville)$265,500
8Brazil$217,697
9France$94,067
10Congo (Kinshasa)$85,933
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $20.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $5,687,074
2Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,937,281
3International Falls, Minn. $1,844,932
4Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $1,356,792
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,143,865
6Port of Newark $1,109,737
7Port of Eastport, Idaho $1,027,617
8Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $881,334
9Port of Houston $743,661
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $665,105

U.S. imports of Cereal groats, meal, pellets increased 4.97 percent through February to $20.36 million

U.S. imports of Cereal groats, meal, pellets increased 4.97 percent from $19.4 million to $20.36 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 761 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 801 for the last full year with a total value of $118.59 million, a $16.44 million, 16.09 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont., No. 3 International Falls, Minn., No. 4 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 India, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $15,639,315
2Mexico $2,091,358
3Italy $495,983
4Israel $418,882
5India $402,707
6Spain $270,236
7Congo (Brazzaville) $265,500
8Brazil $217,697
9France $94,067
10Congo (Kinshasa) $85,933

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $2,945,229
2Great Falls, Mont. $1,618,624
3Duluth, Minn. $789,876
4San Diego $758,382
5St. Albans, Vt. $718,350
6Detroit $647,786
7Buffalo $544,099
8Houston $397,591
9Jacksonville/Tampa $342,271
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $314,967

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 1.49 percent compared to last year to $5.69 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 14.36 percent compared to last year to $1.94 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 18.84 percent compared to last year to $1.84 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. fell 16.5 percent compared to last year to $1.36 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 8.15 percent compared to last year to $1.14 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 increased $1.17 million, 8.09 percent, (76.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico decreased $319,556, 13.25 percent, (10.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $221,945, 80.99 percent, (2.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel increased $218,927, 109.49 percent, (2.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $986,439, 71.01 percent, (1.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.55 percent of all these Cereal groats, meal, pellets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $19.05 million of the $20.36 million total.

All totaled, 58.79 percent of all these Cereal groats, meal, pellets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $11.97 million of the $20.36 million total