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

Imports: Potatoes, prepared, frozen

Potatoes, prepared, frozen, the No. 303 import by value totaled $101.39 million for the month of March, $286.35 million through March of 2019, and $1.2 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
1Canada$222.8 M
2Mexico$22.73 M
3Belgium$11.37 M
4Italy$8.34 M
5The Netherlands$6.33 M
6France$3.77 M
7Honduras$1.84 M
8Germany$1.7 M
9Australia$1.66 M
10China$1.35 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $286.35 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $60,272,728
2Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $51,009,195
3Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $22,136,846
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $21,867,292
5Port Laredo $20,289,206
6Port of Newark $14,514,513
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $14,086,369
8Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $11,952,463
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $9,062,969
10Port of Calais, Maine $7,884,950

U.S. imports of Potatoes, prepared, frozen increased 0.98 percent through March to $286.35 million

U.S. imports of Potatoes, prepared, frozen increased 0.98 percent from $283.57 million to $286.35 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 303 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 305 for the last full year with a total value of $1.2 billion, a $134.51 million, 12.66 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine, No. 2 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Italy and No. 5 France. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 2 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine, No. 3 Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $222,795,539
2Mexico $22,734,635
3Belgium $11,368,169
4Italy $8,339,334
5The Netherlands $6,329,982
6France $3,766,890
7Honduras $1,844,513
8Germany $1,696,707
9Australia $1,658,626
10China $1,353,519

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $113,896,721
2Portland, Maine $85,341,175
3Great Falls, Mont. $28,576,725
4Laredo $24,601,947
5Miami $21,285,131
6New York City $18,003,412
7Detroit $17,586,581
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $11,591,057
9San Juan $11,559,148
10Buffalo $9,984,864

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:

  • Houlton Border Crossing, Maine rose 5.77 percent compared to last year to $60.27 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 22.66 percent compared to last year to $51.01 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 4.74 percent compared to last year to $22.14 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 14.76 percent compared to last year to $21.87 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 9.88 percent compared to last year to $20.29 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 Canada decreased $3.94 million, 1.74 percent, (77.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $2.07 million, 10.01 percent, (7.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Belgium increased $8.39 million, 281.13 percent, (3.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Italy increased $590,388, 7.62 percent, (2.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 The Netherlands decreased $1.85 million, 22.66 percent, (2.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.84 percent of all these Potatoes, prepared, frozen imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $271.57 million of the $286.35 million total.

All totaled, 61.31 percent of all these Potatoes, prepared, frozen imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $175.58 million of the $286.35 million total