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

Imports: Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil

Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil, the No. 727 import by value totaled $16.53 million for the month of October, $146.53 million through October of 2018, and $187.87 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
1Canada$86.51 M
2Mexico$24.3 M
3Spain$8.13 M
4Peru$8.01 M
5Indonesia$3.08 M
6Dominican Republic$2 M
7Italy$1.84 M
8Malaysia$1.8 M
9Norway$1.16 M
10Ecuador$1.02 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $146.53 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Laredo $20,301,503
2Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $18,586,114
3Port of Eastport, Idaho $16,584,507
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $13,812,274
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $12,596,458
6Port of Newark $11,336,116
7Van Buren Border Crossing, Maine $8,739,370
8Port of Los Angeles $7,705,546
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $6,712,417
10Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,112,855

U.S. imports of Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil decreased 6.46 percent through October to $146.53 million

U.S. imports of Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil decreased 6.46 percent from $156.64 million to $146.53 million 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 727 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 690 for the last full year with a total value of $187.87 million, a $18.31 million, 10.80 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Indonesia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $86,511,041
2Mexico $24,295,995
3Spain $8,131,922
4Peru $8,005,120
5Indonesia $3,080,826
6Dominican Republic $2,001,864
7Italy $1,844,181
8Malaysia $1,801,261
9Norway $1,163,385
10Ecuador $1,015,443

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Great Falls, Mont. $6,370,309
2Detroit $4,562,288
3Laredo $3,680,489
4Pembina, N.D. $1,946,759
5New York City $1,530,787
6Portland, Maine $1,471,553
7Miami $1,200,353
8Buffalo $1,178,133
9Los Angeles $955,965
10Seattle $685,735

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:

  • Port Laredo fell 1 percent compared to last year to $20.3 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 45.53 percent compared to last year to $18.59 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 0.17 percent compared to last year to $16.58 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 2.83 percent compared to last year to $13.81 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 44.83 percent compared to last year to $12.6 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 decreased $6.9 million, 7.39 percent, (59.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.19 million, 9.93 percent, (16.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $2.65 million, 48.21 percent, (5.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Peru decreased $6.24 million, 43.79 percent, (5.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Indonesia decreased $544,117, 15.01 percent, (2.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.74 percent of all these Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $130.02 million of the $146.53 million total.

All totaled, 55.88 percent of all these Margarine; edible vegetable fat, oil imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $81.88 million of the $146.53 million total