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

Imports: Carrots, turnips, other edible roots

Carrots, turnips, other edible roots, the No. 735 import by value totaled $16.14 million for the month of December, $168.64 million through December 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$78.75 M
2Canada$68.43 M
3Guatemala$8.23 M
4Israel$7.93 M
5South Korea$1.37 M
6Poland$1.02 M
7Costa Rica$894,413
8China$598,818
9The Netherlands$501,627
10Taiwan$337,994
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U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 18.01 percent through December to $168.64 million

U.S. imports of Carrots, turnips, other edible roots increased 18.01 percent from $142.91 million to $168.64 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 735 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 751 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 December 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 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $78,751,195
2Canada $68,432,203
3Guatemala $8,227,253
4Israel $7,931,308
5South Korea $1,365,880
6Poland $1,024,748
7Costa Rica $894,413
8China $598,818
9The Netherlands $501,627
10Taiwan $337,994

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $14,670,243
2Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,726,926
3Laredo $7,794,665
4Buffalo $6,554,671
5Detroit $6,063,468
6Miami $2,101,443
7Phoenix/Nogales $2,042,777
8New York City $1,109,181
9Los Angeles $955,439
10St. Albans, Vt. $785,250

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 rose 57.67 percent compared to last year to $29.22 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 23.69 percent compared to last year to $26.91 million.
  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. rose 31.72 percent compared to last year to $25.08 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 26.16 percent compared to last year to $20.46 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 9.75 percent compared to last year to $15.56 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 $13.31 million, 20.33 percent, (46.7 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $6.64 million, 10.75 percent, (40.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Guatemala increased $3.08 million, 59.85 percent, (4.88 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel increased $1.51 million, 23.47 percent, (4.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $284,447, 26.3 percent, (0.81 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 97.67 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $164.71 million of the $168.64 million total.

All totaled, 69.51 percent of all these Carrots, turnips, other edible roots imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $117.23 million of the $168.64 million total