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

Imports: Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry

Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry, the No. 681 import by value totaled $24.47 million for the month of October, $183.18 million through October of 2018, and $198.63 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
1Costa Rica$61.47 M
2Jamaica$20.66 M
3Ecuador$19.82 M
4China$12.23 M
5Ghana$9.57 M
6Dominican Republic$8.75 M
7Colombia$7.89 M
8Honduras$7.71 M
9Nicaragua$7.41 M
10Mexico$7.32 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $183.18 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port Everglades, Fla. $29,451,953
2Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $29,424,670
3Port Miami $24,449,100
4Port of Newark $21,731,673
5Port of Wilmington, Dela. $16,791,393
6Port of New York $15,761,870
7Port of Los Angeles $11,685,959
8Port of Philadelphia $6,457,823
9Port of Houston $3,727,663
10Pharr International Bridge in Texas $3,528,656

U.S. imports of Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry increased 14.05 percent through October to $183.18 million

U.S. imports of Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry increased 14.05 percent from $160.61 million to $183.18 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 681 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 686 for the last full year with a total value of $198.63 million, a $26.07 million, 11.60 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Costa Rica, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 China and No. 5 Ghana. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Costa Rica, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Ecuador, No. 4 China and No. 5 Ghana. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 2 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Costa Rica $61,474,705
2Jamaica $20,657,432
3Ecuador $19,818,599
4China $12,231,258
5Ghana $9,568,561
6Dominican Republic $8,751,379
7Colombia $7,885,694
8Honduras $7,713,510
9Nicaragua $7,411,363
10Mexico $7,317,954

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $10,656,422
2New York City $6,575,431
3San Juan $5,232,762
4Philadelphia $4,776,363
5Los Angeles $2,969,076
6Houston $888,471
7San Diego $811,835
8Laredo $715,270
9Chicago $597,197
10Jacksonville/Tampa $370,801

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:

  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 3.99 percent compared to last year to $29.45 million.
  • Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico rose 34.24 percent compared to last year to $29.42 million.
  • Port Miami rose 45.07 percent compared to last year to $24.45 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 12.85 percent compared to last year to $21.73 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. fell 1.89 percent compared to last year to $16.79 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 Costa Rica increased $3.7 million, 6.4 percent, (33.56 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Jamaica increased $2.16 million, 11.67 percent, (11.28 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Ecuador increased $3.69 million, 22.9 percent, (10.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $797,979, 6.98 percent, (6.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Ghana increased $1.7 million, 21.61 percent, (5.22 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.56 percent of all these Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $123.75 million of the $183.18 million total.

All totaled, 66.52 percent of all these Cassava, arrowroot, fresh or dry imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $121.85 million of the $183.18 million total