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

Imports: Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil

Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil, the No. 235 import by value totaled $126.67 million for the month of December, $1.59 billion through December of 2018, and $1.8 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$1.56 B
2Australia$20.35 M
3The Netherlands$3.23 M
4Mexico$2.43 M
5France$1.33 M
6Paraguay$1.1 M
7India$266,681
8China$193,950
9Argentina$140,954
10Germany$139,489
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.59 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $658,009,227
2International Falls, Minn. $284,590,384
3Port of Eastport, Idaho $141,839,906
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $136,125,214
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $84,440,654
6Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $72,273,551
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $60,347,152
8Port of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Wash. $49,527,212
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $39,204,967
10Trout River, NY Border Crossing $16,036,735

U.S. imports of Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil decreased 11.52 percent through December to $1.59 billion

U.S. imports of Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil decreased 11.52 percent from $1.8 billion to $1.59 billion in 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 235 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 205 for the last full year with a total value of $1.8 billion, a $174.68 million, 10.74 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 France. 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 Germany and No. 5 Mexico. 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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $1,564,003,513
2Australia $20,345,510
3The Netherlands $3,229,474
4Mexico $2,425,492
5France $1,328,987
6Paraguay $1,097,619
7India $266,681
8China $193,950
9Argentina $140,954
10Germany $139,489

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $167,624,236
2Duluth, Minn. $85,518,943
3Great Falls, Mont. $71,873,887
4Seattle $36,682,281
5Buffalo $20,113,904
6Detroit $18,536,134
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,373,064
8Los Angeles $2,677,241
9New York City $1,121,474
10San Francisco $1,112,263

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 15.57 percent compared to last year to $658.01 million.
  • International Falls, Minn. fell 3.57 percent compared to last year to $284.59 million.
  • Port of Eastport, Idaho fell 6.11 percent compared to last year to $141.84 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 5.98 percent compared to last year to $136.13 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 11.37 percent compared to last year to $84.44 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 $202.17 million, 11.45 percent, (98.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Australia decreased $920,168, 4.33 percent, (1.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $1.09 million, 25.31 percent, (0.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $202,556, 9.11 percent, (0.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France increased $86,759, 6.98 percent, (0.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.84 percent of all these Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.59 billion of the $1.59 billion total.

All totaled, 81.88 percent of all these Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.31 billion of the $1.59 billion total