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

Imports: Sugar and starch residues

Sugar and starch residues, the No. 784 import by value totaled $11.98 million for the month of October, $109.08 million through October of 2018, and $101.29 million 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$59.05 M
2Germany$28.1 M
3Norway$6.3 M
4Denmark$4.24 M
5China$3.54 M
6The Netherlands$2.49 M
7Brazil$2.25 M
8France$1.7 M
9Poland$536,971
10India$343,440
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $109.08 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $16,663,342
2Port of Houston $14,536,487
3Port of Newark $12,455,737
4Port of Virginia $8,679,719
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $8,612,226
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $7,724,313
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $6,761,699
8Massena Border Crossing, N.Y. $6,182,151
9Raymond Border Crossing, Mont. $4,156,216
10Port of Ogdensburg, N.Y. $3,982,151

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues increased 28.42 percent through October to $109.08 million

U.S. imports of Sugar and starch residues increased 28.42 percent from $84.94 million to $109.08 million through the first 10 months of 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 784 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 815 for the last full year with a total value of $101.29 million, a $8.86 million, 9.58 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October 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 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 China, No. 4 Norway and No. 5 Denmark. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $59,052,548
2Germany $28,096,402
3Norway $6,303,817
4Denmark $4,236,284
5China $3,537,301
6The Netherlands $2,487,271
7Brazil $2,247,840
8France $1,696,187
9Poland $536,971
10India $343,440

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Great Falls, Mont. $2,886,472
2Detroit $2,615,520
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,483,768
4San Francisco $2,369,692
5Houston $2,159,405
6Buffalo $1,852,552
7Chicago $1,131,184
8New York City $1,062,438
9St. Albans, Vt. $943,419
10Norfolk $687,813

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 125.38 percent compared to last year to $16.66 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 69.48 percent compared to last year to $14.54 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 88.75 percent compared to last year to $12.46 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 6.02 percent compared to last year to $8.68 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.61 percent compared to last year to $8.61 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 increased $13.7 million, 30.2 percent, (54.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany increased $2.69 million, 10.58 percent, (25.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Norway increased $3.62 million, 134.66 percent, (5.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Denmark increased $1.67 million, 65.38 percent, (3.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China increased $582,986, 19.73 percent, (3.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.8 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $101.23 million of the $109.08 million total.

All totaled, 55.87 percent of all these Sugar and starch residues imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $60.95 million of the $109.08 million total