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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Imports: Grain sorghum

Grain sorghum, the No. 1202 import by value totaled $0 for the month of October, $852,939 through October of 2018, and $11.97 million for all of 2017, 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
1Mexico$392,675
2France$158,359
3China$156,651
4Argentina$109,826
5Canada$22,800
6Thailand$3,800
7Costa Rica$3,587
8Germany$2,958
9India$2,283
10Italy$0
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U.S. imports of Grain sorghum decreased 92.84 percent through October to $852,939

U.S. imports of Grain sorghum decreased 92.84 percent from $11.92 million to $852,939 through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1202 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1085 for the last full year with a total value of $11.97 million, a $11.45 million, 2,193.58 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 France, No. 3 China, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Argentina, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 China and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Wilmington, N.C., No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $392,675
2France $158,359
3China $156,651
4Argentina $109,826
5Canada $22,800
6Thailand $3,800
7Costa Rica $3,587
8Germany $2,958
9India $2,283
10Brazil $0

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $200,024
2Miami $45,900
3Detroit $22,800
4Los Angeles $22,541
5Dallas $2,958

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas totaled $390,374. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Houston rose 408.14 percent compared to last year to $182,766.
  • Port Miami rose 32.51 percent compared to last year to $114,750.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas rose 1297.39 percent compared to last year to $38,079.
  • Port of Philadelphia totaled $36,300. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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 Mexico increased $258,510, 192.68 percent, (46.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 France increased $155,634, 5711.34 percent, (18.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China increased $47,891, 44.03 percent, (18.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Argentina decreased $5.87 million, 98.16 percent, (12.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada decreased $33,047, 59.17 percent, (2.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.52 percent of all these Grain sorghum imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $840,311 of the $852,939 total.

All totaled, 89.37 percent of all these Grain sorghum imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $762,269 of the $852,939 total