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

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

Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary, the No. 838 import by value totaled $10.09 million for the month of October, $84.37 million through October of 2018, and $106.4 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
1Peru$36.87 M
2Bolivia$27.21 M
3Canada$10.4 M
4India$2.08 M
5China$1.27 M
6Ecuador$1.21 M
7Russia$1.13 M
8South Africa$962,940
9Spain$776,492
10France$500,487
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $84.37 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $21,907,183
2Port of Newark $18,898,264
3Port of Los Angeles $7,012,575
4Port of New York $4,363,507
5Port of Long Beach $3,728,547
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $3,295,838
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,836,398
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $2,774,870
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,751,052
10Port of Houston $2,558,187

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 2.44 percent through October to $84.37 million

U.S. imports of Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary decreased 2.44 percent from $86.48 million to $84.37 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 838 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 812 for the last full year with a total value of $106.4 million, a $3.62 million, 3.29 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 Bolivia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 India and No. 5 China. 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 Long Beach.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Peru, No. 2 Bolivia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 India and No. 5 Ecuador. 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Peru $36,872,190
2Bolivia $27,209,659
3Canada $10,396,827
4India $2,078,153
5China $1,272,536
6Ecuador $1,205,383
7Russia $1,126,482
8South Africa $962,940
9Spain $776,492
10France $500,487

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $3,697,082
2New York City $3,478,187
3Los Angeles $1,617,038
4Chicago $1,401,787
5Baltimore $958,918
6Pembina, N.D. $762,075
7Buffalo $730,972
8Seattle $722,472
9Great Falls, Mont. $624,439
10Detroit $531,096

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 of Oakland, Calif. fell 7.81 percent compared to last year to $21.91 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 1.51 percent compared to last year to $18.9 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 22.23 percent compared to last year to $7.01 million.
  • Port of New York rose 1.45 percent compared to last year to $4.36 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 23.1 percent compared to last year to $3.73 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 $1.65 million, 4.67 percent, (43.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Bolivia decreased $1.57 million, 5.44 percent, (32.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $1.14 million, 9.9 percent, (12.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India decreased $22,811, 1.09 percent, (2.46 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $146,790, 10.34 percent, (1.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.25 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $77.83 million of the $84.37 million total.

All totaled, 66.27 percent of all these Misc. cereals, including buckwheat, millet, canary imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $55.91 million of the $84.37 million total