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

Imports: Preparations for animal feeding

Preparations for animal feeding, the No. 247 import by value totaled $136 million for the month of October, $1.27 billion through October of 2018, and $1.38 billion 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$346.95 M
2Thailand$267.86 M
3China$158.62 M
4France$71.45 M
5Malaysia$49.98 M
6United Kingdom$39.61 M
7Brazil$31.99 M
8Germany$30.93 M
9Vietnam$27.28 M
10The Netherlands$24.06 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.27 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $148,622,875
2Port of Los Angeles $147,776,094
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $109,375,198
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $96,408,842
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $78,719,227
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $71,724,394
7Port of Virginia $66,683,161
8Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $63,448,430
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $61,931,896
10Port of Long Beach $58,922,283

U.S. imports of Preparations for animal feeding increased 11.87 percent through October to $1.27 billion

U.S. imports of Preparations for animal feeding increased 11.87 percent from $1.13 billion to $1.27 billion 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 247 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 250 for the last full year with a total value of $1.38 billion, a $127.88 million, 10.20 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 China, No. 4 France and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Thailand, No. 3 China, No. 4 France and No. 5 Malaysia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $346,946,974
2Thailand $267,857,779
3China $158,620,516
4France $71,445,630
5Malaysia $49,976,475
6United Kingdom $39,610,278
7Brazil $31,990,327
8Germany $30,928,948
9Vietnam $27,280,479
10The Netherlands $24,056,301

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $27,383,652
2San Francisco $23,504,167
3Seattle $19,099,161
4St. Louis $18,700,797
5Atlanta/Savannah $16,048,293
6Buffalo $14,672,826
7New York City $14,599,272
8Los Angeles $14,349,676
9Chicago $11,295,524
10Baltimore $10,788,524

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:

  • Port of Newark rose 22.07 percent compared to last year to $148.62 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 6.27 percent compared to last year to $147.78 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 23.28 percent compared to last year to $109.38 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 36.41 percent compared to last year to $96.41 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 5.75 percent compared to last year to $78.72 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 $24.7 million, 7.67 percent, (27.41 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Thailand increased $70.48 million, 35.71 percent, (21.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $13.32 million, 7.75 percent, (12.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 France increased $1.48 million, 2.12 percent, (5.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Malaysia decreased $4.58 million, 8.39 percent, (3.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.7 percent of all these Preparations for animal feeding imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $894.85 million of the $1.27 billion total.

All totaled, 45.9 percent of all these Preparations for animal feeding imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $580.9 million of the $1.27 billion total