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

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

Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled, the No. 502 import by value totaled $60.03 million for the month of December, $463.23 million through December 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$385.01 M
2Canada$73.84 M
3Guatemala$2.9 M
4The Netherlands$649,473
5Costa Rica$446,804
6Ecuador$176,006
7Jamaica$80,263
8Taiwan$54,948
9United Kingdom$31,826
10Chile$16,645
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U.S. imports of Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled increased 1.40 percent through December to $463.23 million

U.S. imports of Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled increased 1.40 percent from $456.84 million to $463.23 million in 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 502 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 487 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 December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Costa Rica. 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 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

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 Ecuador. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $385,013,897
2Canada $73,836,313
3Guatemala $2,895,009
4The Netherlands $649,473
5Costa Rica $446,804
6Ecuador $176,006
7Jamaica $80,263
8Taiwan $54,948
9United Kingdom $31,826
10Chile $16,645

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $88,052,452
2San Diego $47,428,161
3Phoenix/Nogales $13,648,751
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $5,861,401
5Miami $2,202,269
6Buffalo $1,120,172
7Detroit $864,208
8San Juan $320,208
9St. Albans, Vt. $312,588
10New York City $139,459

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 4.86 percent compared to last year to $152.32 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 6.62 percent compared to last year to $102.25 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 25.17 percent compared to last year to $55.19 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 53.33 percent compared to last year to $34.83 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. fell 12.23 percent compared to last year to $32.96 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 $9.81 million, 2.49 percent, (83.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $17.39 million, 30.81 percent, (15.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Guatemala decreased $120,712, 4 percent, (0.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 The Netherlands decreased $1.07 million, 62.18 percent, (0.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Costa Rica increased $414,034, 1263.45 percent, (0.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.92 percent of all these Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $462.84 million of the $463.23 million total.

All totaled, 81.5 percent of all these Cabbage, cauliflower, kale, etc., fresh or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $377.55 million of the $463.23 million total