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

Imports: Carrots, turnips, other edible roots

Carrots, turnips, other edible roots, the No. 739 import by value totaled $14.95 million for the month of October, $137.55 million through October of 2018, and $142.91 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$67.55 M
2Canada$51.59 M
3Israel$7.93 M
4Guatemala$6.28 M
5South Korea$910,331
6Poland$879,744
7Costa Rica$783,172
8China$448,381
9The Netherlands$400,675
10Taiwan$301,371
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U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 27.83 percent through October to $137.55 million

U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 27.83 percent from $107.6 million to $137.55 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 739 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 769 for the last full year with a total value of $142.91 million, a $10.96 million, 8.31 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Guatemala and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 3 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Guatemala and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $67,551,153
2Canada $51,593,123
3Israel $7,931,308
4Guatemala $6,275,331
5South Korea $910,331
6Poland $879,744
7Costa Rica $783,172
8China $448,381
9The Netherlands $400,675
10Taiwan $301,371

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $10,688,699
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $7,963,873
3Laredo $6,090,541
4Buffalo $4,404,257
5Detroit $3,706,148
6Phoenix/Nogales $1,970,388
7Miami $1,035,043
8New York City $971,158
9Los Angeles $586,918
10St. Albans, Vt. $520,038

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 rose 57.18 percent compared to last year to $26.63 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 40 percent compared to last year to $20.46 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 86.42 percent compared to last year to $18.64 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 31.78 percent compared to last year to $15.83 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 2.01 percent compared to last year to $11.07 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 $15.81 million, 30.56 percent, (49.11 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $9.32 million, 22.06 percent, (37.51 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Israel increased $1.55 million, 24.23 percent, (5.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Guatemala increased $2.26 million, 56.23 percent, (4.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $123,425, 15.68 percent, (0.66 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.61 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $134.26 million of the $137.55 million total.

All totaled, 67.35 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $92.63 million of the $137.55 million total