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

Imports: Peanut oil

Peanut oil, the No. 1142 import by value totaled $304,560 for the month of April, $1.61 million through April of 2020, and $15.71 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
1China$466,292
2Hong Kong$366,063
3India$241,606
4Argentina$175,143
5Mexico$170,953
6Brazil$61,702
7Australia$44,045
8France$42,102
9Taiwan$18,788
10Germany$9,205
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January – March 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.31 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $514,837
2Port of Los Angeles $250,396
3Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $154,780
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $100,236
5Port of New York $69,134
6Port of San Francisco, Calif. $61,671
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $47,420
8Port of Houston $39,400
9Port of Virginia $35,015
10Port of Baltimore, Md. $16,030

U.S. imports of Peanut oil increased 21.39 percent through March to $1.31 million

U.S. imports of Peanut oil increased 21.39 percent from $1.08 million to $1.31 million through the first three 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 1142 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1148 for the last full year with a total value of $15.71 million, a $19.99 million, 55.99 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 India, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of New York.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Hong Kong, No. 3 India, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of New Orleans, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of New York, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $352,623
2Hong Kong $318,322
3India $201,469
4Mexico $168,483
5Argentina $104,149
6Brazil $61,702
7Australia $44,045
8France $29,078
9Taiwan $11,468
10Spain $9,135

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $238,784
2Los Angeles $83,611
3Houston $6,304
4Baltimore $3,408
5Laredo $2,191
6New Orleans $0
7Norfolk $0
8Dallas $0
9Boston $0
10Detroit $0

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 12.6 percent compared to last year to $514,837.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 189 percent compared to last year to $250,396.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 3033.2 percent compared to last year to $154,780.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 19.12 percent compared to last year to $100,236.
  • Port of New York fell 14.6 percent compared to last year to $69,134.

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 China decreased $114,236, 24.47 percent, (26.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Hong Kong increased $128,226, 67.45 percent, (24.31 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $74,437, 58.6 percent, (15.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $110,808, 192.12 percent, (12.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Argentina increased $23,193, 28.65 percent, (7.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.44 percent of all these Peanut oil imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $1.15 million of the $1.31 million total.

All totaled, 83.19 percent of all these Peanut oil imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $1.09 million of the $1.31 million total