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

Imports: Oilcake

Oilcake, the No. 369 import by value totaled $78.52 million for the month of August, $584.76 million through August of 2019, and $939.06 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$574.18 M
2India$3.55 M
3Germany$2.16 M
4China$1.87 M
5Sweden$823,715
6Philippines$453,378
7Sri Lanka$373,972
8Romania$360,657
9Papua New Guinea$292,421
10Chile$213,074
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $584.76 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $118,516,611
2Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $118,134,118
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $108,771,539
4Port of Eastport, Idaho $73,902,455
5International Falls, Minn. $69,523,285
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $33,117,449
7Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $16,146,395
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $14,203,529
9Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $5,285,672
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $4,881,474

U.S. imports of Oilcake decreased 9.87 percent through August to $584.76 million

U.S. imports of Oilcake decreased 9.87 percent from $648.82 million to $584.76 million through the first eight 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 369 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 347 for the last full year with a total value of $939.06 million, a $60.35 million, 6.87 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading 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..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $574,179,883
2India $3,547,483
3Germany $2,158,032
4China $1,873,971
5Sweden $823,715
6Philippines $453,378
7Sri Lanka $373,972
8Romania $360,657
9Papua New Guinea $292,421
10Chile $213,074

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Great Falls, Mont. $82,825,847
2Seattle $73,768,257
3Pembina, N.D. $55,594,141
4Duluth, Minn. $34,511,074
5Detroit $17,491,887
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $10,668,173
7Buffalo $9,623,080
8St. Albans, Vt. $3,762,872
9Cleveland $2,720,613
10San Francisco $1,288,261

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 32.79 percent compared to last year to $118.52 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 100.74 percent compared to last year to $118.13 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 5.1 percent compared to last year to $108.77 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 32.22 percent compared to last year to $73.9 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 2.3 percent compared to last year to $69.52 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 decreased $64.28 million, 10.07 percent, (98.19 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $3.38 million, 2002.89 percent, (0.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Germany decreased $242,403, 10.1 percent, (0.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $3.51 million, 65.2 percent, (0.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Sweden decreased $303,989, 26.96 percent, (0.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.63 percent of all these Oilcake imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $582.58 million of the $584.76 million total.

All totaled, 83.6 percent of all these Oilcake imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $488.85 million of the $584.76 million total