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

Imports: Carrots, turnips, other edible roots

Carrots, turnips, other edible roots, the No. 719 import by value totaled $13.41 million for the month of March, $43.82 million through March of 2019, and $168.64 million 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$20.88 M
2Canada$16.68 M
3Guatemala$2.23 M
4Israel$1.57 M
5South Korea$1.48 M
6China$209,454
7Costa Rica$206,979
8Poland$130,298
9Hungary$106,612
10The Netherlands$99,352
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U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots decreased 23.14 percent through March to $43.82 million

U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots decreased 23.14 percent from $57.01 million to $43.82 million through the first three 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 719 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 660 for the last full year with a total value of $168.64 million, a $25.73 million, 18.01 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Guatemala, No. 4 Israel 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 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 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..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $20,878,430
2Canada $16,677,963
3Guatemala $2,230,937
4Israel $1,572,096
5South Korea $1,479,902
6China $209,454
7Costa Rica $206,979
8Poland $130,298
9Hungary $106,612
10The Netherlands $99,352

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $18,510,570
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,451,459
3Laredo $9,242,576
4Buffalo $9,029,317
5Detroit $8,814,205
6Miami $3,088,552
7Phoenix/Nogales $2,176,524
8New York City $1,199,713
9Los Angeles $983,190
10St. Albans, Vt. $978,780

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 14.87 percent compared to last year to $8.07 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. fell 45.34 percent compared to last year to $7.14 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 5.58 percent compared to last year to $6.9 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 34.13 percent compared to last year to $4.14 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 23.54 percent compared to last year to $2.61 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 $9.63 million, 31.56 percent, (47.65 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $4.17 million, 20.01 percent, (38.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Guatemala increased $740,892, 49.72 percent, (5.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel decreased $554,996, 26.09 percent, (3.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $624,283, 72.96 percent, (3.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.77 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $42.84 million of the $43.82 million total.

All totaled, 65.87 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $28.86 million of the $43.82 million total