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

Imports: Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits

Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits, the No. 557 import by value totaled $27.49 million for the month of February, $53.25 million through February of 2020, and $336.26 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
1Canada$19.52 M
2India$9.38 M
3Paraguay$3.97 M
4China$3.34 M
5Peru$3.21 M
6Mexico$2.58 M
7Spain$1.76 M
8Guatemala$1.7 M
9Chile$994,534
10Ethiopia$911,780
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $53.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $15,951,714
2Port of Newark $9,290,222
3Port of Los Angeles $4,849,975
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $2,766,234
5Miami Int’l Airport $1,612,374
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,566,800
7Port Laredo $1,268,221
8Port of New York $1,183,855
9Port of Long Beach $1,165,438
10Port of New Orleans $1,153,588

U.S. imports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits decreased 5.61 percent through February to $53.25 million

U.S. imports of Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits decreased 5.61 percent from $56.41 million to $53.25 million through the first two 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 557 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 558 for the last full year with a total value of $336.26 million, a $19.49 million, 6.15 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Paraguay, No. 4 China and No. 5 Peru. 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 Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Miami Int’l Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 India, No. 3 Paraguay, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Peru. 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 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $19,522,034
2India $9,377,634
3Paraguay $3,968,098
4China $3,341,231
5Peru $3,214,617
6Mexico $2,577,087
7Spain $1,755,110
8Guatemala $1,697,617
9Chile $994,534
10Ethiopia $911,780

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $6,886,157
2New York City $4,656,977
3Los Angeles $2,411,577
4Chicago $1,693,216
5Miami $1,562,374
6San Francisco $1,518,487
7Seattle $1,017,331
8New Orleans $868,113
9Great Falls, Mont. $572,953
10Laredo $566,145

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 20.93 percent compared to last year to $15.95 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 11.86 percent compared to last year to $9.29 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 34.18 percent compared to last year to $4.85 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 36.83 percent compared to last year to $2.77 million.
  • Miami Int’l Airport rose 15.78 percent compared to last year to $1.61 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 $2.97 million, 17.93 percent, (36.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $25,246, 0.27 percent, (17.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Paraguay decreased $637,833, 13.85 percent, (7.45 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $1.84 million, 123.11 percent, (6.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $627,281, 24.24 percent, (6.04 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 74.04 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $39.42 million of the $53.25 million total.

All totaled, 64.74 percent of all these Oil seeds, misc. oleaginous fruits imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $34.47 million of the $53.25 million total