Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Fresh apples, pears

Fresh apples, pears, the No. 763 import by value totaled $14.03 million for the month of February, $20.18 million through February of 2020, and $327.33 million for all of 2019, 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
1Argentina$7.09 M
2South Korea$4.83 M
3Chile$3.49 M
4Canada$2.96 M
5China$1.7 M
6Vietnam$106,003
7Malaysia$0
8Germany$0
9Haiti$0
10Antigua and Barbuda$0
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $20.18 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $5,320,028
2Port of Wilmington, Dela. $4,434,464
3Port of Philadelphia $3,455,549
4Port of Newark $1,780,392
5Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $796,300
6Port of Long Beach $688,594
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $568,394
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $491,516
9Oroville Border Crossing, Wash. $478,484
10Port of Calais, Maine $312,774

U.S. imports of Fresh apples, pears decreased 4.21 percent through February to $20.18 million

U.S. imports of Fresh apples, pears decreased 4.21 percent from $21.06 million to $20.18 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 763 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 775 for the last full year with a total value of $327.33 million, a $2.28 million, 0.69 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Argentina, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 South Korea, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Argentina and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Long Beach, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Wilmington, Dela..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Argentina $7,088,503
2South Korea $4,825,452
3Chile $3,488,824
4Canada $2,964,924
5China $1,701,692
6Vietnam $106,003
7France $0

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $4,815,789
2New York City $2,123,675
3Baltimore $840,409
4Seattle $472,680
5San Francisco $402,503
6Honolulu $270,225
7Portland, Maine $187,528
8Buffalo $177,010
9Philadelphia $155,075
10Houston $117,176

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 5.49 percent compared to last year to $5.32 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. rose 970.8 percent compared to last year to $4.43 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 20.31 percent compared to last year to $3.46 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 48.57 percent compared to last year to $1.78 million.
  • Houlton Border Crossing, Maine fell 47.74 percent compared to last year to $796,300.

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 Argentina increased $4.87 million, 219.47 percent, (35.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 South Korea decreased $1.56 million, 24.49 percent, (23.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Chile increased $629,087, 22 percent, (17.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada decreased $4.35 million, 59.49 percent, (14.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 China decreased $162,483, 8.72 percent, (8.43 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.47 percent of all these Fresh apples, pears imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $20.07 million of the $20.18 million total.

All totaled, 78.25 percent of all these Fresh apples, pears imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $15.79 million of the $20.18 million total