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

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

Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc., the No. 308 import by value totaled $81 million for the month of July, $664.81 million through July 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$378.69 M
2South Africa$57.49 M
3Spain$52.03 M
4China$51.3 M
5Turkey$25.96 M
6Kenya$23.86 M
7Australia$22.91 M
8Italy$13.72 M
9Guatemala$7.91 M
10Cote D'Ivoire$5.74 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $664.81 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $358,880,773
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $107,514,412
3Port of Newark $62,000,195
4Port of Los Angeles $56,974,983
5Port of Virginia $14,448,902
6Port of Houston $10,496,817
7Port of Long Beach $7,126,893
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $6,475,289
9Port of New York $6,317,143
10Port Laredo $5,527,213

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 13.17 percent through July to $664.81 million

U.S. imports of Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. increased 13.17 percent from $587.43 million to $664.81 million through the first seven 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 308 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 337 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 July 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 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 Newark, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $378,688,052
2South Africa $57,487,430
3Spain $52,032,358
4China $51,304,336
5Turkey $25,956,888
6Kenya $23,859,642
7Australia $22,912,197
8Italy $13,722,966
9Guatemala $7,912,421
10Cote D’Ivoire $5,743,279

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 4.79 percent compared to last year to $358.88 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 35.03 percent compared to last year to $107.51 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 5.74 percent compared to last year to $62 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 29.88 percent compared to last year to $56.97 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 22.47 percent compared to last year to $14.45 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 $17.09 million, 4.73 percent, (56.96 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Africa increased $40.14 million, 231.42 percent, (8.65 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Spain increased $4.03 million, 8.4 percent, (7.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China decreased $1.32 million, 2.5 percent, (7.72 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Turkey increased $2.37 million, 10.04 percent, (3.9 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.06 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $565.47 million of the $664.81 million total.

All totaled, 90.22 percent of all these Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $599.82 million of the $664.81 million total