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

Imports: Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible

Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible, the No. 1109 import by value totaled $582,135 for the month of March, $2.4 million through March of 2019, and $13.16 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
1Italy$632,546
2Jamaica$595,396
3Thailand$424,526
4China$186,102
5South Africa$160,658
6Spain$154,218
7Turkey$128,493
8Taiwan$51,361
9Romania$26,250
10Brazil$23,656
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.4 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $976,278
2Port of New York $497,051
3Port of Tampa, Fla. $420,876
4Port Miami $298,305
5Port of Los Angeles $80,324
6Port of Honolulu, Hawaii $51,361
7Port Everglades, Fla. $30,219
8Port of Tacoma, Wash. $26,250
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $19,919
10Port of Houston $3,650

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible increased 19.46 percent through March to $2.4 million

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible increased 19.46 percent from $2.01 million to $2.4 million through the first three 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 1109 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1118 for the last full year with a total value of $13.16 million, a $5.89 million, 30.94 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 China and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port of Tampa, Fla., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Thailand, No. 2 Jamaica, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Jacksonville, Fla., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $632,546
2Jamaica $595,396
3Thailand $424,526
4China $186,102
5South Africa $160,658
6Spain $154,218
7Turkey $128,493
8Taiwan $51,361
9Romania $26,250
10Brazil $23,656

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $1,684,467
2Detroit $770,923
3Jacksonville/Tampa $562,144
4Los Angeles $382,471
5Chicago $87,925
6Miami $80,310
7Laredo $38,920
8Honolulu $36,014
9Houston $5,939
10San Francisco $3,854

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 98.12 percent compared to last year to $976,278.
  • Port of New York rose 19.42 percent compared to last year to $497,051.
  • Port of Tampa, Fla. totaled $420,876. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Port Miami rose 4140.3 percent compared to last year to $298,305.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 22.21 percent compared to last year to $80,324.

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 Italy increased $466,336, 280.57 percent, (26.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Jamaica increased $82,653, 16.12 percent, (24.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand decreased $216,793, 33.8 percent, (17.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $100,113, 116.43 percent, (7.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa increased $108,489, 207.96 percent, (6.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 83.15 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $2 million of the $2.4 million total.

All totaled, 94.53 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, temporarily preserved and inedible imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $2.27 million of the $2.4 million total