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

Exports: Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.

Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc., the No. 192 export by value totaled $123.23 million for the month of March, $339.33 million through March of 2019, and $936.39 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$271.27 M
2Japan$13.86 M
3United Kingdom$9.27 M
4The Netherlands$8.9 M
5Spain$5.19 M
6Australia$4.86 M
7Switzerland$4.07 M
8Mexico$3.31 M
9Singapore$2.25 M
10United Arab Emirates$1.75 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $339.33 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $98,375,095
2Los Angeles International Airport $54,143,081
3Low-Valued Imports and Exports $37,668,590
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $35,327,450
5Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $29,420,095
6Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $28,309,458
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $15,601,105
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $11,164,510
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $5,694,729
10Port Miami $2,388,963

U.S. exports of Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. increased 4.64 percent through March to $339.33 million

U.S. exports of Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. increased 4.64 percent from $324.27 million to $339.33 million through the first three 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 192 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 213 for the last full year with a total value of $936.39 million, a $60.39 million, 6.89 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 United Kingdom, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $271,271,955
2Japan $13,857,431
3United Kingdom $9,266,308
4The Netherlands $8,898,221
5Spain $5,187,944
6Australia $4,855,254
7Switzerland $4,067,071
8Mexico $3,314,642
9Singapore $2,251,112
10United Arab Emirates $1,749,274

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $145,249,241
2Los Angeles $52,037,480
3Low Value Shipments $49,595,183
4Seattle $37,256,144
5Great Falls, Mont. $33,045,077
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $21,515,476
7Buffalo $19,876,804
8Miami $7,178,047
9Pembina, N.D. $3,632,520
10San Diego $3,520,508

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 5.33 percent compared to last year to $98.38 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 16.17 percent compared to last year to $54.14 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 4.77 percent compared to last year to $37.67 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 36.8 percent compared to last year to $35.33 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 16 percent compared to last year to $29.42 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 $27.95 million, 11.48 percent, (79.94 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan decreased $5.23 million, 27.39 percent, (4.08 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 United Kingdom increased $582,640, 6.71 percent, (2.73 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $2.45 million, 21.6 percent, (2.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Spain decreased $4.11 million, 44.18 percent, (1.53 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.91 percent of all these Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $308.48 million of the $339.33 million total.

All totaled, 75.13 percent of all these Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $254.93 million of the $339.33 million total