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

Imports: Honey

Honey, the No. 515 import by value totaled $29.31 million for the month of February, $69.39 million through February of 2019, and $481.25 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
1China$10.27 M
2Brazil$9.62 M
3Argentina$8.7 M
4India$8.33 M
5Vietnam$8.23 M
6New Zealand$5.97 M
7Ukraine$5.4 M
8Canada$5.06 M
9Germany$935,299
10France$858,781
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $69.39 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $18,879,778
2Port of Newark $11,494,717
3Port of Los Angeles $10,934,504
4Port of Houston $8,985,975
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $2,569,326
6Port of Virginia $2,561,532
7Port of Long Beach $1,687,663
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $1,329,750
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $1,262,648
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,096,465

U.S. imports of Honey increased 17.27 percent through February to $69.39 million

U.S. imports of Honey increased 17.27 percent from $59.18 million to $69.39 million through the first two 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 515 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 543 for the last full year with a total value of $481.25 million, a $65.72 million, 12.02 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Argentina, No. 4 India and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 New Zealand, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Vietnam and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $10,269,869
2Brazil $9,624,300
3Argentina $8,699,446
4India $8,327,271
5Vietnam $8,229,669
6New Zealand $5,971,843
7Ukraine $5,400,641
8Canada $5,060,419
9Germany $935,299
10France $858,781

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $43,922,283
2Los Angeles $20,639,002
3Houston $20,401,349
4Chicago $16,590,730
5New York City $13,625,331
6Pembina, N.D. $8,280,607
7Detroit $5,440,119
8Minneapolis $5,184,818
9Portland/Columbia-Snake River $3,250,170
10Baltimore $2,282,611

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:

  • Port of Philadelphia rose 71.66 percent compared to last year to $18.88 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 61.95 percent compared to last year to $11.49 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 161.36 percent compared to last year to $10.93 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 23.53 percent compared to last year to $8.99 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 11.21 percent compared to last year to $2.57 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 China increased $10.27 million, 0 percent, (14.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil decreased $4.01 million, 29.42 percent, (13.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Argentina increased $3.94 million, 82.89 percent, (12.54 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $3.12 million, 59.9 percent, (12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Vietnam increased $2.41 million, 41.34 percent, (11.86 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.06 percent of all these Honey imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $45.15 million of the $69.39 million total.

All totaled, 76.18 percent of all these Honey imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $52.86 million of the $69.39 million total