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

Exports: Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled

Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled, the No. 460 export by value totaled $27.97 million for the month of July, $194.93 million through July of 2019, and $252.12 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$137.05 M
2Mexico$37.33 M
3United Kingdom$4.87 M
4Japan$3.74 M
5Taiwan$2.1 M
6Argentina$2 M
7Panama$1.29 M
8Bahamas$849,573
9The Netherlands$738,110
10Nicaragua$596,931
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U.S. exports of Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled increased 58.77 percent through July to $194.93 million

U.S. exports of Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled increased 58.77 percent from $122.78 million to $194.93 million through the first seven 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 460 through July among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 573 for the last full year with a total value of $252.12 million, a $6.61 million, 2.69 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Panama and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $137,045,783
2Mexico $37,326,672
3United Kingdom $4,868,674
4Japan $3,744,411
5Taiwan $2,099,001
6Argentina $2,000,000
7Panama $1,291,183
8Bahamas $849,573
9The Netherlands $738,110
10Nicaragua $596,931

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $25,309,388
2Detroit $20,637,682
3San Diego $15,512,533
4Low Value Shipments $8,656,126
5Great Falls, Mont. $8,225,815
6Los Angeles $4,488,874
7Buffalo $3,042,725
8El Paso $1,760,370
9Miami $866,210
10San Francisco $731,290

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 47.32 percent compared to last year to $36.53 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 28.49 percent compared to last year to $27.25 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 42.83 percent compared to last year to $19.97 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 3.83 percent compared to last year to $16.66 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 573.15 percent compared to last year to $16.26 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 $34.96 million, 34.25 percent, (70.3 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $32.28 million, 639.35 percent, (19.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom decreased $690,884, 12.43 percent, (2.5 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan increased $1.57 million, 72.51 percent, (1.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan increased $106,500, 5.35 percent, (1.08 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.95 percent of all these Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $185.08 million of the $194.93 million total.

All totaled, 59.85 percent of all these Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $116.66 million of the $194.93 million total