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

Imports: Sugar and starch residues

Sugar and starch residues, the No. 810 import by value totaled $9.26 million for the month of August, $75.19 million through August of 2019, and $130.2 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$40.77 M
2Germany$20.14 M
3Denmark$3.56 M
4China$3.1 M
5Norway$1.92 M
6Brazil$1.37 M
7France$1.35 M
8India$844,560
9The Netherlands$685,836
10Chile$526,996
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $75.19 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $13,508,656
2Port of Houston $8,740,991
3Port of Newark $8,247,378
4Port of Virginia $7,639,067
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $5,101,066
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $4,927,309
7Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. $4,609,972
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $3,050,984
9Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $2,826,048
10Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,514,093

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues decreased 13.86 percent through August to $75.19 million

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues decreased 13.86 percent from $87.29 million to $75.19 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 810 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 783 for the last full year with a total value of $130.2 million, a $28.91 million, 28.54 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Denmark, No. 4 China and No. 5 Norway. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Norway, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Houston, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $40,765,404
2Germany $20,142,637
3Denmark $3,561,696
4China $3,100,358
5Norway $1,917,630
6Brazil $1,371,583
7France $1,347,664
8India $844,560
9The Netherlands $685,836
10Chile $526,996

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $6,134,978
2Great Falls, Mont. $5,238,041
3Houston $4,507,055
4Chicago $4,318,664
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,134,358
6Buffalo $3,945,731
7San Francisco $3,775,132
8New York City $2,184,782
9St. Albans, Vt. $1,882,137
10Norfolk $964,493

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 Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 4.51 percent compared to last year to $13.51 million.
  • Port of Houston fell 28 percent compared to last year to $8.74 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 17.31 percent compared to last year to $8.25 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 47.48 percent compared to last year to $7.64 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 27.4 percent compared to last year to $5.1 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 $6.65 million, 14.02 percent, (54.21 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $2.21 million, 9.88 percent, (26.79 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Denmark decreased $16,390, 0.46 percent, (4.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $167,376, 5.71 percent, (4.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Norway decreased $3.31 million, 63.34 percent, (2.55 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.41 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $69.49 million of the $75.19 million total.

All totaled, 57.5 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $43.24 million of the $75.19 million total