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

Imports: Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved

Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved, the No. 135 import by value totaled $234.8 million for the month of February, $501.4 million through February of 2020, and $2.94 billion 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
1Mexico$119.48 M
2China$78.25 M
3Thailand$62.06 M
4Canada$59.38 M
5South Korea$18.47 M
6Philippines$17.52 M
7Vietnam$15.95 M
8Ecuador$14.16 M
9Indonesia$10.11 M
10India$8.51 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $501.4 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $84,128,769
2Port of Los Angeles $68,505,461
3Port Laredo $61,787,344
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $28,740,610
5Eagle Pass $26,767,289
6Port of Oakland, Calif. $24,300,396
7Pharr International Bridge in Texas $22,300,740
8Port of Long Beach $15,958,420
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $14,530,261
10Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $11,658,267

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved increased 9.54 percent through February to $501.4 million

U.S. imports of Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved increased 9.54 percent from $457.75 million to $501.4 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 135 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 154 for the last full year with a total value of $2.94 billion, a $179.83 million, 5.76 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Eagle Pass.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Thailand 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.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $119,481,836
2China $78,254,775
3Thailand $62,059,142
4Canada $59,375,670
5South Korea $18,474,320
6Philippines $17,516,452
7Vietnam $15,948,175
8Ecuador $14,161,171
9Indonesia $10,109,321
10India $8,505,948

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $54,172,609
2New York City $46,950,031
3Los Angeles $40,312,702
4San Francisco $15,039,737
5Seattle $13,637,904
6Atlanta/Savannah $12,224,917
7Detroit $9,254,268
8Miami $9,165,260
9Chicago $8,626,159
10Buffalo $6,026,556

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 Newark rose 10.96 percent compared to last year to $84.13 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 8.65 percent compared to last year to $68.51 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 23.97 percent compared to last year to $61.79 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 57.88 percent compared to last year to $28.74 million.
  • Eagle Pass rose 8.46 percent compared to last year to $26.77 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 Mexico increased $16.22 million, 15.71 percent, (23.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $3.07 million, 4.08 percent, (15.61 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $7.83 million, 14.45 percent, (12.38 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $52,115, 0.09 percent, (11.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Korea increased $2.35 million, 14.56 percent, (3.68 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.34 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $337.65 million of the $501.4 million total.

All totaled, 53.83 percent of all these Fruit, nuts, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $269.93 million of the $501.4 million total