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

Imports: Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc.

Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., the No. 273 import by value totaled $86.39 million for the month of March, $321.12 million through March of 2019, and $1.19 billion 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$198.38 M
2South Africa$35.33 M
3Spain$18.95 M
4China$18.19 M
5Turkey$18.07 M
6Australia$10.51 M
7Italy$6.17 M
8Kenya$5.25 M
9Brazil$1.93 M
10Guatemala$1.71 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $321.12 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $185,623,337
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $46,780,491
3Port of Newark $30,398,479
4Port of Los Angeles $20,307,249
5Port of Virginia $7,640,006
6Port of Long Beach $4,597,526
7Port of Houston $4,577,856
8Presidio Border Crossing, Texas $3,657,399
9Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $2,962,818
10Port of Charleston $2,491,866

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 26.21 percent through March to $321.12 million

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 26.21 percent from $254.43 million to $321.12 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 273 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 326 for the last full year with a total value of $1.19 billion, a $284.21 million, 31.34 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 South Africa, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 China and No. 5 Turkey. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Turkey and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $198,380,282
2South Africa $35,328,714
3Spain $18,946,862
4China $18,193,346
5Turkey $18,071,633
6Australia $10,509,342
7Italy $6,170,226
8Kenya $5,247,166
9Brazil $1,930,362
10Guatemala $1,709,530

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $330,529,835
2San Francisco $59,106,469
3New York City $38,227,771
4Los Angeles $36,830,719
5Laredo $10,041,056
6Norfolk $6,105,017
7Chicago $4,768,222
8Houston $4,270,421
9Seattle $2,977,963
10Phoenix/Nogales $2,630,583

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:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 18.38 percent compared to last year to $185.62 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 63.74 percent compared to last year to $46.78 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 54.32 percent compared to last year to $30.4 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 3.43 percent compared to last year to $20.31 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 94.43 percent compared to last year to $7.64 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. imports from No. 1 Mexico increased $29.04 million, 17.15 percent, (61.78 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Africa increased $24.85 million, 237.3 percent, (11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $5.8 million, 44.13 percent, (5.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $4.45 million, 19.65 percent, (5.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey increased $7.26 million, 67.09 percent, (5.63 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.97 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $288.92 million of the $321.12 million total.

All totaled, 90.54 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $290.75 million of the $321.12 million total