Total Trade: $24.61 million
|3||Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt.||$2,890,917|
|4||Port of Newark||$2,688,796|
|5||Port Everglades, Fla.||$2,246,678|
|6||Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif.||$1,884,348|
|7||Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY||$1,489,832|
|8||Port of Los Angeles||$1,399,523|
|9||Port of Savannah, Ga.||$733,370|
|10||Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich.||$568,088|
U.S. imports of Milk and cream increased 4.96 percent through October to $24.61 million
U.S. imports of Milk and cream increased 4.96 percent from $23.45 million to $24.61 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 1019 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1012 for the last full year with a total value of $27.87 million, a $7.71 million, 38.22 percent increase from the 2016 total.
Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 France, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Port Miami, No. 3 Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..
In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 France, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Laredo, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.
January – October 2018
|6||New York City||$311,754|
|9||St. Albans, Vt.||$99,396|
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 rose 25.62 percent compared to last year to $5.96 million.
- Port Miami rose 9.38 percent compared to last year to $3.96 million.
- Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. rose 984.02 percent compared to last year to $2.89 million.
- Port of Newark rose 7.92 percent compared to last year to $2.69 million.
- Port Everglades, Fla. rose 163.25 percent compared to last year to $2.25 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 Mexico increased $1.34 million, 20.47 percent, (31.97 percent of all shipments).
- U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $458,344, 8.48 percent, (20.11 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 3 France decreased $971,578, 22.11 percent, (13.91 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand increased $1.86 million, 145.9 percent, (12.73 percent market share).
- U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy decreased $769,524, 34.68 percent, (5.89 percent of all shipments).
All totaled, 84.6 percent of all these Milk and cream imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $20.82 million of the $24.61 million total.
All totaled, 72.11 percent of all these Milk and cream imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $17.75 million of the $24.61 million total