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

Imports: Peanut oil

Peanut oil, the No. 1042 import by value totaled $234,179 for the month of August, $14.33 million through August of 2019, and $35.69 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
1Argentina$12 M
2China$813,318
3Hong Kong$555,473
4India$341,018
5Australia$215,147
6Mexico$140,990
7Brazil$114,039
8United Kingdom$69,260
9Taiwan$36,143
10France$17,630
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $14.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of New Orleans $11,687,500
2Port of Newark $1,216,424
3Port of Los Angeles $371,138
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $266,520
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $219,923
6Port of New York $203,736
7Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $85,785
8Port of Houston $58,602
9Port Laredo $55,205
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $44,013

U.S. imports of Peanut oil decreased 45.24 percent through August to $14.33 million

U.S. imports of Peanut oil decreased 45.24 percent from $26.16 million to $14.33 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 1042 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 978 for the last full year with a total value of $35.69 million, a $5.12 million, 16.76 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Argentina, No. 2 China, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 India and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Argentina, No. 2 Nicaragua, No. 3 Hong Kong, No. 4 China and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Argentina $12,003,429
2China $813,318
3Hong Kong $555,473
4India $341,018
5Australia $215,147
6Mexico $140,990
7Brazil $114,039
8United Kingdom $69,260
9Taiwan $36,143
10France $17,630

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New Orleans $5,650,000
2New York City $896,512
3San Francisco $198,431
4Los Angeles $153,684
5Atlanta/Savannah $120,962
6Phoenix/Nogales $120,192
7Laredo $43,415
8Houston $13,560
9Detroit $9,452
10Seattle $8,740

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:

  • Port of New Orleans fell 50.6 percent compared to last year to $11.69 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 17.72 percent compared to last year to $1.22 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 61.64 percent compared to last year to $371,138.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 38.51 percent compared to last year to $266,520.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 12.23 percent compared to last year to $219,923.

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 Argentina decreased $5.21 million, 30.28 percent, (83.79 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $398,226, 95.94 percent, (5.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Hong Kong decreased $372,607, 40.15 percent, (3.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $234,857, 221.23 percent, (2.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Australia increased $22,928, 11.93 percent, (1.5 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.23 percent of all these Peanut oil imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $13.93 million of the $14.33 million total.

All totaled, 96.07 percent of all these Peanut oil imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $13.76 million of the $14.33 million total