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

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

Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., the No. 283 import by value totaled $73.42 million for the month of February, $188.89 million through February of 2020, and $1.21 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$131.63 M
2South Africa$17.73 M
3China$10.73 M
4Kenya$8.2 M
5Turkey$6.07 M
6Spain$5.89 M
7Russia$1.68 M
8Italy$1.23 M
9Malawi$1.09 M
10Vietnam$793,995
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $188.89 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $114,669,736
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $15,647,839
3Port of Los Angeles $14,723,272
4Port of Newark $14,302,499
5Presidio Border Crossing, Texas $6,409,451
6Santa Teresa Border Crossing, N.M. $4,969,882
7Port of Virginia $4,582,838
8Port of Houston $3,554,376
9Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. $2,209,318
10Port Laredo $1,371,835

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. decreased 19.53 percent through February to $188.89 million

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. decreased 19.53 percent from $234.73 million to $188.89 million through the first two 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 283 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 256 for the last full year with a total value of $1.21 billion, a $16.86 million, 1.42 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 South Africa, No. 3 China, No. 4 Kenya 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 Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Presidio Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 South Africa, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 China and No. 5 Spain. 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 – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $131,628,011
2South Africa $17,729,537
3China $10,727,306
4Kenya $8,201,537
5Turkey $6,065,452
6Spain $5,887,639
7Russia $1,682,100
8Italy $1,226,911
9Malawi $1,091,368
10Vietnam $793,995

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $94,117,973
2San Francisco $18,952,792
3New York City $13,301,589
4Los Angeles $7,354,051
5Laredo $2,189,832
6Norfolk $1,888,935
7Houston $1,615,209
8Chicago $1,381,612
9Charleston $1,004,431
10Seattle $615,264

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas fell 18.62 percent compared to last year to $114.67 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 49.48 percent compared to last year to $15.65 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 13.58 percent compared to last year to $14.72 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 29.75 percent compared to last year to $14.3 million.
  • Presidio Border Crossing, Texas rose 82.69 percent compared to last year to $6.41 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 decreased $20.67 million, 13.57 percent, (69.69 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Africa decreased $7.33 million, 29.26 percent, (9.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $912,450, 7.84 percent, (5.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Kenya increased $4.29 million, 109.6 percent, (4.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey decreased $7.73 million, 56.02 percent, (3.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.31 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $174.35 million of the $188.89 million total.

All totaled, 87.75 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $165.75 million of the $188.89 million total