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

Exports: Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc.

Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc., the No. 273 export by value totaled $63.63 million for the month of October, $765.21 million through October of 2018, and $876 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$608.22 M
2Japan$33.44 M
3Mexico$15.26 M
4The Netherlands$12.58 M
5Australia$11.35 M
6United Kingdom$11.2 M
7Spain$9.81 M
8United Arab Emirates$8.87 M
9Switzerland$6.49 M
10Taiwan$5.78 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $765.21 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $183,835,179
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $116,829,418
3Los Angeles International Airport $92,134,488
4Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $72,300,336
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $60,835,080
6Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $58,530,792
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $44,855,031
8Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $29,553,238
9Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. $15,445,662
10Port Miami $9,276,915

U.S. exports of Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. increased 7.25 percent through October to $765.21 million

U.S. exports of Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. increased 7.25 percent from $713.48 million to $765.21 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 273 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 278 for the last full year with a total value of $876 million, a $9.97 million, 1.15 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Australia. 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 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $608,217,782
2Japan $33,440,363
3Mexico $15,255,659
4The Netherlands $12,575,988
5Australia $11,354,848
6United Kingdom $11,201,472
7Spain $9,805,619
8United Arab Emirates $8,868,952
9Switzerland $6,486,355
10Taiwan $5,777,718

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $79,939,310
2Los Angeles $40,391,122
3Low Value Shipments $25,588,605
4Seattle $18,111,921
5Great Falls, Mont. $16,556,108
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $10,058,052
7Buffalo $8,376,785
8Miami $3,306,125
9Pembina, N.D. $1,773,181
10San Diego $1,418,227

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:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 2.04 percent compared to last year to $183.84 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 0.17 percent compared to last year to $116.83 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 36.69 percent compared to last year to $92.13 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 6.29 percent compared to last year to $72.3 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 4.47 percent compared to last year to $60.84 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 $16.97 million, 2.87 percent, (79.48 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Japan increased $3.97 million, 13.47 percent, (4.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico increased $1.85 million, 13.78 percent, (1.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 The Netherlands increased $4.96 million, 65.15 percent, (1.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $1.09 million, 10.64 percent, (1.48 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.98 percent of all these Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $680.84 million of the $765.21 million total.

All totaled, 68.73 percent of all these Peppers, asparagus, squash, etc. exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $525.93 million of the $765.21 million total