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

Imports: Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled

Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled, the No. 512 import by value totaled $36.31 million for the month of October, $362.99 million through October of 2018, and $456.84 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$298.82 M
2Canada$61.82 M
3Guatemala$1.32 M
4Costa Rica$365,436
5The Netherlands$344,922
6Ecuador$176,006
7Jamaica$80,263
8United Kingdom$31,826
9Chile$16,645
10Belgium$6,292
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U.S. imports of Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled decreased 4.75 percent through October to $362.99 million

U.S. imports of Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled decreased 4.75 percent from $381.1 million to $362.99 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 512 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 486 for the last full year with a total value of $456.84 million, a $66.48 million, 17.03 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $298,822,572
2Canada $61,823,006
3Guatemala $1,316,530
4Costa Rica $365,436
5The Netherlands $344,922
6Ecuador $176,006
7Jamaica $80,263
8United Kingdom $31,826
9Chile $16,645
10Belgium $6,292

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $50,052,144
2San Diego $34,346,140
3Phoenix/Nogales $11,112,883
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,332,377
5Miami $1,061,048
6Buffalo $578,450
7San Juan $218,997
8Detroit $212,670
9St. Albans, Vt. $143,018
10New York City $111,987

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:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 16.17 percent compared to last year to $110.3 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 9.88 percent compared to last year to $82.8 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 28.56 percent compared to last year to $41.81 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 13.17 percent compared to last year to $29.9 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 33.9 percent compared to last year to $26.97 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 $27.29 million, 8.37 percent, (82.32 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $10.2 million, 19.77 percent, (17.03 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Guatemala decreased $320,699, 19.59 percent, (0.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Costa Rica increased $356,318, 3907.85 percent, (0.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $794,566, 69.73 percent, (0.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.91 percent of all these Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $362.67 million of the $362.99 million total.

All totaled, 80.38 percent of all these Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $291.77 million of the $362.99 million total