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

Imports: Dried fruit and nuts

Dried fruit and nuts, the No. 700 import by value totaled $13.77 million for the month of August, $129.34 million through August of 2019, and $217.24 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
1Turkey$25.01 M
2Chile$24.97 M
3China$24.38 M
4Thailand$6.89 M
5Morocco$6.87 M
6Egypt$6.59 M
7Mexico$5.32 M
8Argentina$5.02 M
9Germany$4.29 M
10Canada$3.95 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $129.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Oakland, Calif. $28,297,047
2Port of Newark $27,013,957
3Port of Los Angeles $16,760,454
4Port of Seattle, Wash. $16,029,806
5Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,883,227
6Chicago O’Hare International Airport $6,433,565
7Port of Long Beach $4,998,253
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $3,258,919
9Port Laredo $2,498,341
10Port of Virginia $2,141,041

U.S. imports of Dried fruit and nuts decreased 5.89 percent through August to $129.34 million

U.S. imports of Dried fruit and nuts decreased 5.89 percent from $137.43 million to $129.34 million through the first eight 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 700 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 688 for the last full year with a total value of $217.24 million, a $15.76 million, 7.82 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 China, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Morocco. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Turkey, No. 2 China, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 Serbia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Tacoma, Wash..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Turkey $25,008,496
2Chile $24,966,882
3China $24,381,018
4Thailand $6,891,396
5Morocco $6,869,896
6Egypt $6,589,072
7Mexico $5,324,398
8Argentina $5,017,544
9Germany $4,286,226
10Canada $3,952,164

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $17,320,720
2Los Angeles $12,486,836
3New York City $12,140,395
4Chicago $10,326,613
5Seattle $8,417,004
6Minneapolis $4,384,345
7Detroit $1,597,854
8Houston $1,566,829
9Laredo $1,489,156
10Portland/Columbia-Snake River $940,578

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 14.69 percent compared to last year to $28.3 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 7.98 percent compared to last year to $27.01 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 11.79 percent compared to last year to $16.76 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 7.22 percent compared to last year to $16.03 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. rose 22.04 percent compared to last year to $7.88 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 Turkey decreased $5.64 million, 18.4 percent, (19.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $4.91 million, 24.48 percent, (19.3 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $4.84 million, 16.58 percent, (18.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Thailand increased $1.27 million, 22.58 percent, (5.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Morocco increased $4.55 million, 196.19 percent, (5.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.13 percent of all these Dried fruit and nuts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $88.12 million of the $129.34 million total.

All totaled, 74.21 percent of all these Dried fruit and nuts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $95.98 million of the $129.34 million total