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

Imports: Sugar and starch residues

Sugar and starch residues, the No. 795 import by value totaled $10.03 million for the month of February, $19.77 million through February 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$10.42 M
2Germany$6.93 M
3Denmark$471,313
4China$423,482
5France$410,138
6Belgium$306,323
7Norway$217,602
8The Netherlands$189,207
9Brazil$140,011
10Chile$136,687
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $19.77 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $3,044,350
2Port of Virginia $2,798,868
3Port of Houston $2,497,080
4Port of Newark $2,040,956
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $1,432,056
6Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. $1,226,972
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $1,047,200
8Port of Oakland, Calif. $889,423
9Highgate Springs Alburg, Vt. $824,065
10Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. $728,503

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues increased 3.63 percent through February to $19.77 million

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues increased 3.63 percent from $19.07 million to $19.77 million through the first two 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 795 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 786 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 February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Denmark, No. 4 China and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Norway, No. 4 Denmark and No. 5 The Netherlands. 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 – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $10,423,829
2Germany $6,927,114
3Denmark $471,313
4China $423,482
5France $410,138
6Belgium $306,323
7Norway $217,602
8The Netherlands $189,207
9Brazil $140,011
10Chile $136,687

January – February 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 two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 23.23 percent compared to last year to $3.04 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 210.98 percent compared to last year to $2.8 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 12.36 percent compared to last year to $2.5 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 6.71 percent compared to last year to $2.04 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 1.39 percent compared to last year to $1.43 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 $218,192, 2.05 percent, (52.74 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $2.36 million, 51.61 percent, (35.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Denmark decreased $156,156, 24.89 percent, (2.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $246,555, 139.35 percent, (2.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 France decreased $76,351, 15.69 percent, (2.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.39 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $18.66 million of the $19.77 million total.

All totaled, 59.77 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $11.81 million of the $19.77 million total