Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary

Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary, the No. 802 import by value totaled $6.4 million for the month of February, $16.78 million through February of 2020, and $114.88 million for all of 2019, 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
1Peru$7.35 M
2Bolivia$4.06 M
3Canada$2.5 M
4Spain$860,594
5India$483,971
6South Africa$309,866
7Russia$253,772
8Ecuador$224,349
9China$209,024
10Italy$149,683
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $16.78 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,783,242
2Port of Newark $3,755,246
3Port of New York $2,017,900
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,058,300
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $735,004
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $721,992
7Port of Los Angeles $699,614
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $466,376
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $465,641
10Port of Houston $450,994

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 19.23 percent through February to $16.78 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 19.23 percent from $20.78 million to $16.78 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 802 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 777 for the last full year with a total value of $114.88 million, a $8.59 million, 8.09 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 Bolivia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Bolivia, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $7,351,824
2Bolivia $4,063,011
3Canada $2,502,256
4Spain $860,594
5India $483,971
6South Africa $309,866
7Russia $253,772
8Ecuador $224,349
9China $209,024
10Italy $149,683

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $3,821,567
2San Francisco $1,638,596
3Los Angeles $960,962
4Chicago $603,358
5Buffalo $460,386
6Pembina, N.D. $396,076
7Atlanta/Savannah $390,795
8Houston $317,857
9Detroit $306,091
10Norfolk $219,599

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 Oakland, Calif. fell 26.06 percent compared to last year to $3.78 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 16.13 percent compared to last year to $3.76 million.
  • Port of New York rose 30.6 percent compared to last year to $2.02 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 51.82 percent compared to last year to $1.06 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 55.54 percent compared to last year to $735,004.

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 Peru decreased $213,201, 2.82 percent, (43.81 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Bolivia decreased $3.78 million, 48.21 percent, (24.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $155,088, 6.61 percent, (14.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain decreased $367,436, 29.92 percent, (5.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $72,401, 13.01 percent, (2.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.94 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $15.26 million of the $16.78 million total.

All totaled, 67.63 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $11.35 million of the $16.78 million total