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

Imports: Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil

Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil, the No. 243 import by value totaled $137.61 million for the month of March, $378.21 million through March of 2019, and $1.59 billion 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$371.29 M
2Australia$3.85 M
3The Netherlands$924,779
4Mexico$810,013
5Paraguay$625,517
6France$306,207
7Austria$142,000
8Spain$62,940
9China$61,039
10Japan$54,467
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $378.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $167,168,243
2International Falls, Minn. $63,218,288
3Port of Eastport, Idaho $41,402,574
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $32,312,137
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $19,855,166
6Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $15,003,811
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $15,003,100
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $9,064,506
9Trout River, NY Border Crossing $3,928,217
10Port of Long Beach $2,727,498

U.S. imports of Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil decreased 11.77 percent through March to $378.21 million

U.S. imports of Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil decreased 11.77 percent from $428.66 million to $378.21 million through the first three 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 243 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 214 for the last full year with a total value of $1.59 billion, a $207.44 million, 11.52 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Paraguay. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 International Falls, Minn., No. 3 Port of Eastport, Idaho, No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

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

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $371,291,592
2Australia $3,845,861
3The Netherlands $924,779
4Mexico $810,013
5Paraguay $625,517
6France $306,207
7Austria $142,000
8Spain $62,940
9China $61,039
10Japan $54,467

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $222,383,120
2Duluth, Minn. $106,267,038
3Great Falls, Mont. $89,204,013
4Seattle $39,979,939
5Buffalo $24,087,198
6Detroit $22,673,336
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $20,436,225
8Los Angeles $3,455,544
9San Francisco $1,833,747
10New York City $1,310,184

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 2.72 percent compared to last year to $167.17 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 21.24 percent compared to last year to $63.22 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho rose 18.5 percent compared to last year to $41.4 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 32.46 percent compared to last year to $32.31 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 22.17 percent compared to last year to $19.86 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 $51.76 million, 12.23 percent, (98.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Australia increased $769,147, 25 percent, (1.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $102,385, 9.97 percent, (0.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $251,545, 45.04 percent, (0.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Paraguay increased $284,237, 83.29 percent, (0.17 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.81 percent of all these Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $377.5 million of the $378.21 million total.

All totaled, 85.66 percent of all these Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $323.96 million of the $378.21 million total