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

Imports: Misc. cereal grains

Misc. cereal grains, the No. 600 import by value totaled $23.55 million for the month of October, $260.87 million through October of 2018, and $165.83 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$173.07 M
2Turkey$72.9 M
3Italy$3.71 M
4Ireland$2.41 M
5Peru$1.39 M
6China$966,281
7Argentina$911,371
8Dominican Republic$622,014
9South Korea$492,329
10Bolivia$482,375
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $260.87 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $65,632,523
2International Falls, Minn. $35,332,713
3Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. $18,768,792
4Port of Stockton, Calif. $17,342,997
5Port of Eastport, Idaho $14,814,647
6Port of Wilmington, Dela. $14,774,483
7Port of New Orleans $13,507,157
8Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $12,856,588
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $11,715,103
10Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $10,000,636

U.S. imports of Misc. cereal grains increased 88.27 percent through October to $260.87 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cereal grains increased 88.27 percent from $138.56 million to $260.87 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 600 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 719 for the last full year with a total value of $165.83 million, a $13.67 million, 7.61 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C., No. 4 Port of Stockton, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Eastport, Idaho.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Italy, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $173,069,784
2Turkey $72,904,712
3Italy $3,711,973
4Ireland $2,410,776
5Peru $1,394,691
6China $966,281
7Argentina $911,371
8Dominican Republic $622,014
9South Korea $492,329
10Bolivia $482,375

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $15,655,704
2Duluth, Minn. $6,529,566
3Great Falls, Mont. $5,713,856
4San Francisco $5,398,063
5New Orleans $4,952,700
6Seattle $2,469,169
7Detroit $2,173,919
8Philadelphia $1,668,496
9New York City $1,604,483
10Buffalo $1,143,317

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 15.98 percent compared to last year to $65.63 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. rose 749.59 percent compared to last year to $35.33 million.
  • Port of Beaufort-Morehead City, N.C. totaled $18.77 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Stockton, Calif. totaled $17.34 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho rose 19.75 percent compared to last year to $14.81 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 $47.92 million, 38.29 percent, (66.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $72.03 million, 8262.79 percent, (27.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $544,357, 17.19 percent, (1.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Ireland increased $410,600, 20.53 percent, (0.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $275,363, 24.6 percent, (0.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.17 percent of all these Misc. cereal grains imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $253.49 million of the $260.87 million total.

All totaled, 58.23 percent of all these Misc. cereal grains imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $151.89 million of the $260.87 million total