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

Imports: Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved

Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved, the No. 142 import by value totaled $268.77 million for the month of October, $2.59 billion through October of 2018, and $2.88 billion 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
1China$509.08 M
2Mexico$496.98 M
3Thailand$333.9 M
4Canada$320.54 M
5Philippines$110.26 M
6South Korea$86.94 M
7Vietnam$85.38 M
8Ecuador$73.11 M
9Indonesia$46.77 M
10Peru$43.85 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.59 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $437,378,766
2Port of Los Angeles $420,385,115
3Port Laredo $237,751,686
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $139,122,694
5Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas $122,439,751
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $113,620,409
7Pharr International Bridge in Texas $99,946,842
8Port of Long Beach $90,778,789
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $75,947,596
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $74,596,529

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved increased 8.49 percent through October to $2.59 billion

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved increased 8.49 percent from $2.38 billion to $2.59 billion 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 142 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 140 for the last full year with a total value of $2.88 billion, a $176.6 million, 6.54 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Philippines. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $509,084,295
2Mexico $496,975,591
3Thailand $333,899,039
4Canada $320,538,277
5Philippines $110,263,562
6South Korea $86,938,445
7Vietnam $85,379,051
8Ecuador $73,109,860
9Indonesia $46,766,724
10Peru $43,846,214

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $101,482,996
2Los Angeles $90,930,494
3New York City $90,800,309
4San Francisco $27,978,082
5Seattle $25,284,438
6Detroit $23,930,831
7Atlanta/Savannah $23,716,489
8Chicago $15,353,718
9Norfolk $14,643,672
10Miami $13,749,922

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 of Newark rose 4.45 percent compared to last year to $437.38 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2.65 percent compared to last year to $420.39 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 22.47 percent compared to last year to $237.75 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 5.66 percent compared to last year to $139.12 million.
  • Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras International Bridge, Border Crossing, Texas rose 11.91 percent compared to last year to $122.44 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 China increased $54.67 million, 12.03 percent, (19.67 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $66.74 million, 15.51 percent, (19.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $27.26 million, 7.55 percent, (12.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $15.74 million, 5.16 percent, (12.39 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Philippines decreased $22.92 million, 17.21 percent, (4.26 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.44 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.77 billion of the $2.59 billion total.

All totaled, 52.45 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.36 billion of the $2.59 billion total