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

Imports: Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars

Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars, the No. 459 import by value totaled $49.84 million for the month of July, $344.4 million through July of 2019, and $572.66 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
1Canada$174.26 M
2Mexico$51.79 M
3Pakistan$17.64 M
4Indonesia$14.81 M
5Thailand$13.11 M
6The Netherlands$8.02 M
7Belgium$8 M
8India$5.05 M
9Vietnam$4.66 M
10China$4.65 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $344.4 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $53,541,929
2Port of Newark $50,142,495
3Port Laredo $39,955,732
4Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $35,553,206
5Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing $27,454,924
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $23,414,677
7Port of Los Angeles $14,361,801
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $12,616,785
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $12,232,558
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $10,891,949

U.S. imports of Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars increased 3.36 percent through July to $344.4 million

U.S. imports of Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars increased 3.36 percent from $333.2 million to $344.4 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 459 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 458 for the last full year with a total value of $572.66 million, a $25.4 million, 4.64 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Pakistan, No. 4 Indonesia and No. 5 Thailand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Pakistan and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $174,261,341
2Mexico $51,791,158
3Pakistan $17,639,270
4Indonesia $14,814,803
5Thailand $13,113,847
6The Netherlands $8,016,038
7Belgium $7,997,708
8India $5,054,272
9Vietnam $4,655,218
10China $4,645,642

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $45,158,757
2New York City $27,711,534
3Laredo $21,889,690
4St. Albans, Vt. $20,111,050
5Buffalo $15,794,157
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $13,964,408
7Los Angeles $9,573,777
8Chicago $7,051,415
9San Francisco $6,278,268
10New Orleans $2,753,296

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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 56.3 percent compared to last year to $53.54 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 6.68 percent compared to last year to $50.14 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 6.56 percent compared to last year to $39.96 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 13.49 percent compared to last year to $35.55 million.
  • Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing rose 8.1 percent compared to last year to $27.45 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 $22.15 million, 14.56 percent, (50.6 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $170,797, 0.33 percent, (15.04 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Pakistan decreased $1.67 million, 8.64 percent, (5.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Indonesia decreased $6.58 million, 30.77 percent, (4.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Thailand increased $4.47 million, 51.76 percent, (3.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 78.87 percent of all these Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $271.62 million of the $344.4 million total.

All totaled, 60 percent of all these Lactose, caramel, misc. sugars imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $206.65 million of the $344.4 million total