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

Imports: Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled

Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled, the No. 448 import by value totaled $41.63 million for the month of July, $357.67 million through July of 2019, and $588.21 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
1Mexico$232.2 M
2China$58.76 M
3Canada$20.14 M
4Spain$16.57 M
5Peru$15.18 M
6Argentina$5.98 M
7The Netherlands$2.73 M
8Chile$1.65 M
9France$1.59 M
10Colombia$577,388
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $357.67 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. $134,177,030
2Port of Newark $41,119,542
3San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. $36,976,840
4Port of Los Angeles $20,323,035
5Pharr International Bridge in Texas $16,925,357
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $11,926,853
7Port of Savannah, Ga. $11,853,240
8Port Miami $10,609,072
9Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $10,217,365
10Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas $7,780,585

U.S. imports of Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled decreased 0.20 percent through July to $357.67 million

U.S. imports of Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled decreased 0.20 percent from $358.4 million to $357.67 million through the first seven 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 448 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 446 for the last full year with a total value of $588.21 million, a $48.5 million, 7.62 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Pharr International Bridge in Texas.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 China, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Spain. The leading gateways were No. 1 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $232,199,583
2China $58,757,693
3Canada $20,141,938
4Spain $16,569,048
5Peru $15,180,633
6Argentina $5,975,521
7The Netherlands $2,727,761
8Chile $1,654,238
9France $1,591,329
10Colombia $577,388

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Diego $87,750,477
2Atlanta/Savannah $23,076,232
3New York City $22,960,211
4Los Angeles $20,091,806
5Phoenix/Nogales $13,831,862
6Miami $9,440,810
7Laredo $9,303,594
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,269,161
9Philadelphia $6,010,195
10Buffalo $3,250,801

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif. fell 11.98 percent compared to last year to $134.18 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 1.25 percent compared to last year to $41.12 million.
  • San Luis Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 202.14 percent compared to last year to $36.98 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 32.07 percent compared to last year to $20.32 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 22.81 percent compared to last year to $16.93 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 $6.59 million, 2.92 percent, (64.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China decreased $8.88 million, 13.13 percent, (16.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $1.38 million, 7.37 percent, (5.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain increased $5.09 million, 44.4 percent, (4.63 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru decreased $1.45 million, 8.72 percent, (4.24 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.86 percent of all these Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $342.85 million of the $357.67 million total.

All totaled, 69.76 percent of all these Onions, shallots, garlic, leeks, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $249.52 million of the $357.67 million total