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

Exports: Fresh apples, pears

Fresh apples, pears, the No. 214 export by value totaled $67.79 million for the month of April, $357.84 million through April of 2020, and $1.13 billion 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 Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$118.23 M
2Canada$69.88 M
3India$24.85 M
4Taiwan$14.61 M
5Israel$12.33 M
6Indonesia$10.64 M
7Vietnam$10.41 M
8Saudi Arabia$9.93 M
9Hong Kong$9.52 M
10United Arab Emirates$7.93 M
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U.S. exports of Fresh apples, pears decreased 6.72 percent through March to $290.05 million

U.S. exports of Fresh apples, pears decreased 6.72 percent from $310.96 million to $290.05 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 214 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 $1.13 billion, a $44.37 million, 3.78 percent decrease from the 2018 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 India, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 India, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Vietnam. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – March 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $96,165,954
2Canada $55,584,699
3India $20,514,035
4Taiwan $11,555,852
5Israel $9,577,650
6Vietnam $9,499,320
7Indonesia $8,154,679
8Saudi Arabia $7,513,425
9Hong Kong $7,299,528
10Thailand $6,227,024

January – March 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SEATTLE, WA $164,316,948
2NOGALES, AZ $36,004,754
3SAN DIEGO, CA $14,968,906
4DETROIT, MI $14,363,206
5LOS ANGELES, CA $6,998,408
6GREAT FALLS, MT $4,128,270
7LOW VALUE $3,533,140
8MIAMI, FL $2,430,366
9OGDENSBURG, NY $2,297,494
10NEW YORK CITY, NY $1,523,756

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 Tacoma, Wash. fell 31.6 percent compared to last year to $63.07 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 6.04 percent compared to last year to $58.07 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 0.68 percent compared to last year to $50.85 million.
  • San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 9.82 percent compared to last year to $18.76 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 8.68 percent compared to last year to $15.38 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 Mexico decreased $270,118, 0.28 percent, (33.16 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $4.52 million, 8.85 percent, (19.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 India decreased $14.52 million, 41.44 percent, (7.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Taiwan decreased $13.94 million, 54.68 percent, (3.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Israel increased $2.94 million, 44.3 percent, (3.3 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 66.68 percent of all these Fresh apples, pears exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $193.4 million of the $290.05 million total.

All totaled, 71.07 percent of all these Fresh apples, pears exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $206.13 million of the $290.05 million total