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

Imports: Misc. cereal grains

Misc. cereal grains, the No. 558 import by value totaled $25.89 million for the month of March, $85.47 million through March of 2019, and $305.03 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$54.24 M
2Turkey$26.97 M
3Italy$1.05 M
4Ireland$582,081
5Peru$436,429
6Argentina$335,605
7China$222,514
8Dominican Republic$183,564
9Chile$173,614
10Bolivia$156,103
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U.S. imports of Misc. cereal grains increased 1.57 percent through March to $85.47 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cereal grains increased 1.57 percent from $84.15 million to $85.47 million through the first three 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 558 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 564 for the last full year with a total value of $305.03 million, a $139.2 million, 83.95 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C., No. 3 Port of Stockton, Calif., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 Ireland and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Stockton, Calif., No. 4 Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. and No. 5 Port of Eastport, Idaho.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $54,241,116
2Turkey $26,974,236
3Italy $1,045,199
4Ireland $582,081
5Peru $436,429
6Argentina $335,605
7China $222,514
8Dominican Republic $183,564
9Chile $173,614
10Bolivia $156,103

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $30,337,880
2Duluth, Minn. $12,120,320
3San Francisco $11,774,885
4Great Falls, Mont. $11,568,746
5Seattle $6,362,609
6New Orleans $4,952,700
7Detroit $3,904,279
8New York City $3,320,211
9Buffalo $2,590,262
10Philadelphia $1,673,622

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 24.09 percent compared to last year to $24.35 million.
  • Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. rose 15.08 percent compared to last year to $10.07 million.
  • Port of Stockton, Calif. fell 30.21 percent compared to last year to $8.62 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 29.34 percent compared to last year to $7.63 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 257.1 percent compared to last year to $5.9 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 $2.59 million, 5.02 percent, (63.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey decreased $1.17 million, 4.15 percent, (31.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy decreased $50,367, 4.6 percent, (1.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Ireland decreased $135,549, 18.89 percent, (0.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $13,993, 3.31 percent, (0.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.43 percent of all these Misc. cereal grains imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $83.28 million of the $85.47 million total.

All totaled, 66.17 percent of all these Misc. cereal grains imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $56.56 million of the $85.47 million total