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

Imports: Corn

Corn, the No. 472 import by value totaled $8.65 million for the month of June, $227.19 million through June of 2020, and $341.29 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$68.44 M
2Chile$65.26 M
3Argentina$55.35 M
4Mexico$13.21 M
5Romania$12.37 M
6France$5.51 M
7Brazil$2.99 M
8Peru$1.23 M
9New Zealand$741,782
10Austria$652,712
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U.S. imports of Corn increased 31.14 percent through June to $227.19 million

U.S. imports of Corn increased 31.14 percent from $173.25 million to $227.19 million through the first six 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 472 through June among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 561 for the last full year with a total value of $341.29 million, a $23.42 million, 6.42 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through June of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Romania. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Miami Int’l Airport.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Chile, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico, No. 3 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first six months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Everglades, Fla. rose 26.3 percent compared to last year to $37.51 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 110.2 percent compared to last year to $35.83 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 32.3 percent compared to last year to $35.65 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 4369.52 percent compared to last year to $28.14 million.
  • Miami Int’l Airport fell 23.84 percent compared to last year to $18.42 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 $23.2 million, 51.26 percent, (30.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $6.27 million, 10.63 percent, (28.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Argentina increased $25.69 million, 86.61 percent, (24.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $4.95 million, 59.9 percent, (5.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Romania increased $9.69 million, 361.23 percent, (5.45 percent market share).

All totaled, 94.48 percent of all these Corn imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through June of this year. That is equal to $214.64 million of the $227.19 million total.

All totaled, 68.47 percent of all these Corn imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through June of this year. That is equal to $155.55 million of the $227.19 million total