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

Imports: Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits

Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits, the No. 557 import by value totaled $27.46 million for the month of July, $206.91 million through July of 2019, and $316.77 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$64.24 M
2India$33.13 M
3Peru$15.63 M
4Mexico$11.33 M
5Chile$11.2 M
6Paraguay$10.13 M
7Ethiopia$8.29 M
8China$7.45 M
9Guatemala$5.82 M
10Israel$5.77 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $206.91 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $48,676,238
2Port of Newark $36,763,910
3Port of Los Angeles $16,584,909
4Port of Baltimore, Md. $12,936,614
5Miami International Airport $12,844,838
6Los Angeles International Airport $11,694,226
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $8,059,878
8Port of Houston $5,175,600
9Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $5,145,514
10Port Laredo $5,080,945

U.S. imports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits increased 6.96 percent through July to $206.91 million

U.S. imports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits increased 6.96 percent from $193.45 million to $206.91 million through the first seven 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 557 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 576 for the last full year with a total value of $316.77 million, a $27.56 million, 9.53 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Chile. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Ethiopia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Baltimore, Md. and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $64,235,124
2India $33,126,493
3Peru $15,626,280
4Mexico $11,330,321
5Chile $11,195,607
6Paraguay $10,129,899
7Ethiopia $8,285,929
8China $7,446,222
9Guatemala $5,819,679
10Israel $5,769,533

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $25,967,408
2Los Angeles $17,699,851
3New York City $14,336,921
4Chicago $8,115,220
5San Francisco $6,034,268
6Seattle $5,999,721
7Baltimore $5,466,187
8Miami $4,451,882
9Great Falls, Mont. $3,048,462
10New Orleans $2,867,035

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 24.57 percent compared to last year to $48.68 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 27.22 percent compared to last year to $36.76 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 0.99 percent compared to last year to $16.58 million.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. fell 0.2 percent compared to last year to $12.94 million.
  • Miami International Airport fell 8.49 percent compared to last year to $12.84 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 $7.18 million, 12.58 percent, (31.04 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $4.14 million, 14.29 percent, (16.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $1.1 million, 7.61 percent, (7.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.6 million, 16.42 percent, (5.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Chile decreased $4.82 million, 30.1 percent, (5.41 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 65.49 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $135.51 million of the $206.91 million total.

All totaled, 61.77 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $127.81 million of the $206.91 million total