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

Imports: Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus

Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus, the No. 383 import by value totaled $80.14 million for the month of March, $203.92 million through March of 2019, and $1.3 billion 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$135.82 M
2Morocco$43.21 M
3Israel$10.32 M
4Spain$7.87 M
5Colombia$4.03 M
6Dominican Republic$578,576
7Peru$396,824
8Guatemala$373,467
9Turkey$296,799
10Ecuador$232,759
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $203.92 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pharr International Bridge in Texas $86,394,499
2Port of Philadelphia $21,841,315
3Port of Wilmington, Dela. $19,774,208
4Port of Newark $19,583,779
5Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $17,376,998
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $17,373,079
7Progreso, Border Crossing, Texas $9,343,637
8Port Manatee, Fla. $2,836,979
9Port Everglades, Fla. $2,411,988
10Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $1,827,091

U.S. imports of Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus decreased 14.58 percent through March to $203.92 million

U.S. imports of Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus decreased 14.58 percent from $238.72 million to $203.92 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 383 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 339 for the last full year with a total value of $1.3 billion, a $225.71 million, 20.92 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Morocco, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Colombia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Port of Philadelphia, No. 3 Port of Wilmington, Dela., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Morocco, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Spain and No. 5 Colombia. 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 Port of Los Angeles.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $135,816,783
2Morocco $43,206,005
3Israel $10,324,801
4Spain $7,870,858
5Colombia $4,029,130
6Dominican Republic $578,576
7Peru $396,824
8Guatemala $373,467
9Turkey $296,799
10Ecuador $232,759

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $106,941,748
2Philadelphia $64,375,443
3Phoenix/Nogales $21,721,117
4San Diego $18,658,255
5New York City $9,017,222
6Boston $4,297,964
7Jacksonville/Tampa $3,467,130
8Miami $2,300,940
9San Juan $1,481,776
10Los Angeles $762,493

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:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 22.83 percent compared to last year to $86.39 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 274.54 percent compared to last year to $21.84 million.
  • Port of Wilmington, Dela. fell 35.84 percent compared to last year to $19.77 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 14.03 percent compared to last year to $19.58 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 12.96 percent compared to last year to $17.38 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 decreased $31.8 million, 18.97 percent, (66.6 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Morocco decreased $1.56 million, 3.48 percent, (21.19 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Israel increased $1.48 million, 16.78 percent, (5.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Spain decreased $559,955, 6.64 percent, (3.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Colombia decreased $1.73 million, 30.03 percent, (1.98 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.69 percent of all these Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $201.25 million of the $203.92 million total.

All totaled, 80.9 percent of all these Oranges, grapefruit, other citrus imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $164.97 million of the $203.92 million total