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

Imports: Oilcake

Oilcake, the No. 360 import by value totaled $64.42 million for the month of October, $779.92 million through October of 2018, and $878.71 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$767.67 M
2China$6.23 M
3Germany$2.67 M
4Sweden$1.31 M
5Philippines$418,003
6Papua New Guinea$306,073
7Sri Lanka$295,477
8India$190,196
9Argentina$174,575
10Romania$166,568
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $779.92 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $205,475,865
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $141,293,602
3Port of Eastport, Idaho $133,178,389
4International Falls, Minn. $86,238,715
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $72,465,862
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $44,940,634
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $30,984,377
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $18,117,446
9Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $9,473,488
10Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $5,393,183

U.S. imports of Oilcake increased 6.91 percent through October to $779.92 million

U.S. imports of Oilcake increased 6.91 percent from $729.51 million to $779.92 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 360 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 346 for the last full year with a total value of $878.71 million, a $63.73 million, 6.76 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Sweden and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 China, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Paraguay. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 International Falls, Minn. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $767,672,770
2China $6,230,403
3Germany $2,665,261
4Sweden $1,309,903
5Philippines $418,003
6Papua New Guinea $306,073
7Sri Lanka $295,477
8India $190,196
9Argentina $174,575
10Romania $166,568

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Great Falls, Mont. $34,523,921
2Seattle $32,272,180
3Pembina, N.D. $26,415,376
4Duluth, Minn. $16,486,578
5Detroit $10,928,145
6Buffalo $6,032,985
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,038,202
8St. Albans, Vt. $2,236,384
9San Francisco $433,080
10Philadelphia $408,821

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:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 33.39 percent compared to last year to $205.48 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 15.39 percent compared to last year to $141.29 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 4.75 percent compared to last year to $133.18 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 16.4 percent compared to last year to $86.24 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 12.54 percent compared to last year to $72.47 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 $48.97 million, 6.81 percent, (98.43 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $2.24 million, 55.95 percent, (0.8 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany increased $443,736, 19.97 percent, (0.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Sweden increased $1.02 million, 350.69 percent, (0.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Philippines increased $414,403, 11511 percent, (0.05 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.79 percent of all these Oilcake imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $778.3 million of the $779.92 million total.

All totaled, 81.89 percent of all these Oilcake imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $638.65 million of the $779.92 million total