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

Imports: Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus

Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus, the No. 258 import by value totaled $135.69 million for the month of October, $1.21 billion through October of 2018, and $1.08 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
1Mexico$482.95 M
2Chile$392.38 M
3Peru$98.86 M
4Morocco$65.75 M
5South Africa$65.47 M
6Uruguay$31.51 M
7Australia$22.44 M
8Israel$14.26 M
9Argentina$10.8 M
10Colombia$9.99 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.21 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $351,900,886
2Pharr International Bridge in Texas $337,751,724
3Port of Long Beach $107,118,389
4Port of Newark $66,933,898
5Port of Los Angeles $65,173,558
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $56,924,551
7Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $45,511,599
8Port of Wilmington, Dela. $37,132,410
9Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas $27,630,975
10Port Everglades, Fla. $25,988,530

U.S. imports of Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus increased 26.71 percent through October to $1.21 billion

U.S. imports of Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus increased 26.71 percent from $956.52 million to $1.21 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 258 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 285 for the last full year with a total value of $1.08 billion, a $140.89 million, 15.02 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Morocco and No. 5 South Africa. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 South Africa and No. 5 Morocco. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Port of Philadelphia, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $482,948,082
2Chile $392,382,164
3Peru $98,863,484
4Morocco $65,747,104
5South Africa $65,473,869
6Uruguay $31,513,465
7Australia $22,435,140
8Israel $14,262,408
9Argentina $10,801,411
10Colombia $9,990,651

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $64,119,852
2Philadelphia $36,628,828
3Phoenix/Nogales $12,903,950
4San Diego $11,931,563
5New York City $6,734,277
6Boston $4,297,964
7Jacksonville/Tampa $1,888,262
8Miami $1,762,937
9San Juan $660,186
10El Paso $172,559

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 Philadelphia rose 18.86 percent compared to last year to $351.9 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 16.47 percent compared to last year to $337.75 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 32.41 percent compared to last year to $107.12 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 18.27 percent compared to last year to $66.93 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 50.21 percent compared to last year to $65.17 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 $78.97 million, 19.55 percent, (39.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $104.79 million, 36.44 percent, (32.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $19.25 million, 24.18 percent, (8.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Morocco increased $23.83 million, 56.86 percent, (5.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 South Africa increased $7.08 million, 12.13 percent, (5.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 91.2 percent of all these Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $1.11 billion of the $1.21 billion total.

All totaled, 76.64 percent of all these Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $928.88 million of the $1.21 billion total