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

Imports: Peel, citrus or melon

Peel, citrus or melon, the No. 1128 import by value totaled $528,341 for the month of February, $1.05 million through February of 2020, and $6.83 million 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
1Spain$503,824
2Peru$106,671
3Thailand$95,920
4Mexico$85,478
5Germany$66,969
6Turkey$53,808
7Israel$48,935
8China$34,820
9Argentina$16,342
10France$16,024
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.05 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $568,287
2Port of New York $120,432
3Port Laredo $81,885
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $76,305
5Port of Baltimore, Md. $56,131
6Port of Los Angeles $42,285
7Los Angeles International Airport $34,686
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $20,971
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $14,382
10Port Miami $12,261

U.S. imports of Peel, citrus or melon decreased 23.77 percent through February to $1.05 million

U.S. imports of Peel, citrus or melon decreased 23.77 percent from $1.38 million to $1.05 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 1128 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1116 for the last full year with a total value of $6.83 million, a $187,828, 2.83 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Spain, No. 2 Peru, No. 3 Thailand, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of New York, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Port of Baltimore, Md..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Spain, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New York.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Spain $503,824
2Peru $106,671
3Thailand $95,920
4Mexico $85,478
5Germany $66,969
6Turkey $53,808
7Israel $48,935
8China $34,820
9Argentina $16,342
10France $16,024

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $255,870
2Atlanta/Savannah $31,725
3Los Angeles $25,078
4San Francisco $21,103
5Laredo $14,799
6Miami $13,246
7San Diego $3,300
8Baltimore $2,701
9Seattle $2,369
10Jacksonville/Tampa $0

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 fell 4.66 percent compared to last year to $568,287.
  • Port of New York rose 88.69 percent compared to last year to $120,432.
  • Port Laredo fell 50.12 percent compared to last year to $81,885.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 62.54 percent compared to last year to $76,305.
  • Port of Baltimore, Md. rose 90.92 percent compared to last year to $56,131.

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 Spain increased $165,025, 48.71 percent, (48.06 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Peru decreased $41,140, 27.83 percent, (10.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Thailand increased $95,920, 0 percent, (9.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $97,633, 53.32 percent, (8.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany increased $18,155, 37.19 percent, (6.39 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 81.92 percent of all these Peel, citrus or melon imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $858,862 of the $1.05 million total.

All totaled, 86.14 percent of all these Peel, citrus or melon imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $903,040 of the $1.05 million total