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

Exports: Carrots, turnips, other edible roots

Carrots, turnips, other edible roots, the No. 656 export by value totaled $7.13 million for the month of October, $120.68 million through October of 2018, and $136.18 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$108.51 M
2Mexico$4.41 M
3Brazil$2.05 M
4France$1.34 M
5The Netherlands$767,375
6United Arab Emirates$574,739
7St Lucia$342,886
8Hong Kong$329,250
9Thailand$318,982
10Singapore$241,520
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U.S. exports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 4.50 percent through October to $120.68 million

U.S. exports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 4.50 percent from $115.48 million to $120.68 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 656 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 663 for the last full year with a total value of $136.18 million, a $2.22 million, 1.60 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 France and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 France, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $108,513,113
2Mexico $4,408,524
3Brazil $2,052,379
4France $1,335,496
5The Netherlands $767,375
6United Arab Emirates $574,739
7St Lucia $342,886
8Hong Kong $329,250
9Thailand $318,982
10Singapore $241,520

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $8,014,890
2Low Value Shipments $7,032,991
3Great Falls, Mont. $3,081,178
4Seattle $2,891,761
5Los Angeles $1,184,974
6Buffalo $701,219
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $636,922
8San Diego $521,875
9Laredo $340,301
10Pembina, N.D. $296,888

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:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 2.4 percent compared to last year to $31.78 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 8.66 percent compared to last year to $23.55 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 6.49 percent compared to last year to $17.76 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 4.54 percent compared to last year to $11.57 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 9.19 percent compared to last year to $10.24 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. exports to No. 1 Canada increased $5.47 million, 5.31 percent, (89.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $594,910, 15.6 percent, (3.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil increased $100,508, 5.15 percent, (1.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 France decreased $853,248, 38.98 percent, (1.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $113,915, 12.93 percent, (0.64 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.01 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $117.08 million of the $120.68 million total.

All totaled, 78.63 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $94.9 million of the $120.68 million total