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

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

Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary, the No. 785 import by value totaled $10.51 million for the month of March, $27.3 million through March 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$11.76 M
2Bolivia$7.29 M
3Canada$4.19 M
4Spain$1.12 M
5India$657,725
6South Africa$456,870
7Ecuador$378,964
8Russia$377,341
9China$238,176
10Italy$176,416
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $27.3 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $6,627,915
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $6,237,271
3Port of New York $2,583,691
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,866,938
5Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $1,402,176
6Port of Los Angeles $1,370,414
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $765,663
8Port of Savannah, Ga. $721,992
9Port of Houston $714,806
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $587,794

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 8.20 percent through March to $27.3 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 8.20 percent from $29.73 million to $27.3 million through the first three 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 785 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 791 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 March 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 Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., 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 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 Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Houston.

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $11,763,497
2Bolivia $7,291,295
3Canada $4,193,217
4Spain $1,116,834
5India $657,725
6South Africa $456,870
7Ecuador $378,964
8Russia $377,341
9China $238,176
10Italy $176,416

January – March 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 three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 11.62 percent compared to last year to $6.63 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 15.8 percent compared to last year to $6.24 million.
  • Port of New York rose 14.53 percent compared to last year to $2.58 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 62.53 percent compared to last year to $1.87 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 75.79 percent compared to last year to $1.4 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 Peru increased $337,064, 2.95 percent, (43.1 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Bolivia decreased $3.06 million, 29.59 percent, (26.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $325,741, 8.42 percent, (15.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain decreased $233,041, 17.26 percent, (4.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $322,433, 32.9 percent, (2.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.67 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $25.02 million of the $27.3 million total.

All totaled, 68.58 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $18.72 million of the $27.3 million total