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

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

Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., the No. 336 import by value totaled $109.25 million for the month of October, $871.38 million through October of 2018, and $906.95 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$499.54 M
2China$74.92 M
3Spain$61.94 M
4Kenya$59.53 M
5South Africa$53.4 M
6Turkey$31 M
7Australia$20.46 M
8Italy$16.77 M
9Guatemala$9.93 M
10Malawi$7.01 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $871.38 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $471,702,787
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $124,989,547
3Port of Newark $92,427,386
4Port of Los Angeles $73,159,091
5Port of Virginia $21,404,190
6Port of Houston $13,310,114
7Port of Long Beach $10,331,180
8Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $8,401,010
9Port Laredo $6,542,745
10Chicago O’Hare International Airport $5,873,057

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 32.88 percent through October to $871.38 million

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 32.88 percent from $655.78 million to $871.38 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 336 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 381 for the last full year with a total value of $906.95 million, a $9 million, 0.98 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Spain, No. 4 Kenya 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.

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

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $499,540,304
2China $74,921,697
3Spain $61,937,844
4Kenya $59,525,896
5South Africa $53,401,594
6Turkey $30,996,501
7Australia $20,462,894
8Italy $16,766,799
9Guatemala $9,930,155
10Malawi $7,011,567

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $115,746,480
2San Francisco $20,858,749
3Los Angeles $16,545,254
4New York City $13,663,492
5Laredo $5,859,407
6Norfolk $2,781,751
7Seattle $2,523,068
8Chicago $2,214,415
9Houston $913,850
10Charleston $901,149

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:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 37.43 percent compared to last year to $471.7 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 44.29 percent compared to last year to $124.99 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 5.43 percent compared to last year to $92.43 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 40.72 percent compared to last year to $73.16 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 86.41 percent compared to last year to $21.4 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 $127.85 million, 34.4 percent, (57.33 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $16.31 million, 27.82 percent, (8.6 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $26.23 million, 73.45 percent, (7.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Kenya increased $15.69 million, 35.8 percent, (6.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa increased $9.29 million, 21.06 percent, (6.13 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.99 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $749.33 million of the $871.38 million total.

All totaled, 89.94 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $783.68 million of the $871.38 million total