Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Sugar and starch residues

Sugar and starch residues, the No. 791 import by value totaled $7.24 million for the month of May, $44.76 million through May of 2020, and $114.98 million for all of 2019, 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$24.18 M
2Germany$10.87 M
3Norway$1.96 M
4Denmark$1.54 M
5China$1.53 M
6Brazil$1.5 M
7France$1.31 M
8The Netherlands$929,506
9Belgium$595,882
10United Kingdom$119,308
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U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues decreased 8.79 percent through May to $44.76 million

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues decreased 8.79 percent from $49.07 million to $44.76 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 791 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 797 for the last full year with a total value of $114.98 million, a $15.23 million, 11.70 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading 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 Newark, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

In the last previous full 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 Newark, No. 3 Port of Houston, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 7.43 percent compared to last year to $7.95 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 15.84 percent compared to last year to $5.41 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 22.47 percent compared to last year to $3.75 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 398.64 percent compared to last year to $3.43 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 4.48 percent compared to last year to $3.4 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 $648,829, 2.61 percent, (54.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $5.33 million, 32.92 percent, (24.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Norway increased $1.64 million, 523.03 percent, (4.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Denmark decreased $738,842, 32.45 percent, (3.44 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $263,146, 14.65 percent, (3.43 percent market share).

All totaled, 89.54 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $40.08 million of the $44.76 million total.

All totaled, 53.5 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $23.94 million of the $44.76 million total