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

Imports: Potatoes, prepared, frozen

Potatoes, prepared, frozen, the No. 300 import by value totaled $111.47 million for the month of October, $1 billion through October of 2018, and $1.06 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
1Canada$783.84 M
2Mexico$70.68 M
3Italy$32.96 M
4The Netherlands$28.38 M
5Belgium$21.02 M
6France$15.3 M
7Germany$9.71 M
8China$7.41 M
9Australia$6.91 M
10Honduras$6.11 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $214,628,058
2Houlton Border Crossing, Maine $192,214,704
3Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. $77,611,920
4Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $74,807,314
5Port Laredo $61,763,839
6Port of Newark $55,548,439
7Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $39,446,660
8Port of Palm Beach, Fla. $38,104,412
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $28,873,922
10Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $28,648,495

U.S. imports of Potatoes, prepared, frozen increased 13.71 percent through October to $1 billion

U.S. imports of Potatoes, prepared, frozen increased 13.71 percent from $880.21 million to $1 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 300 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 309 for the last full year with a total value of $1.06 billion, a $125.62 million, 13.41 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Belgium. 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.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Italy, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 China. 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 – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $783,841,688
2Mexico $70,684,616
3Italy $32,955,531
4The Netherlands $28,375,771
5Belgium $21,024,103
6France $15,296,637
7Germany $9,708,996
8China $7,414,939
9Australia $6,914,463
10Honduras $6,109,470

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Pembina, N.D. $55,509,751
2Portland, Maine $41,331,330
3Great Falls, Mont. $13,757,162
4Laredo $13,279,573
5Miami $9,554,023
6New York City $9,129,747
7Detroit $8,204,073
8Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,643,193
9San Juan $5,852,450
10Buffalo $4,646,735

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:

  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 5.66 percent compared to last year to $214.63 million.
  • Houlton Border Crossing, Maine rose 4.61 percent compared to last year to $192.21 million.
  • Portal-North Portal Border Crossing, N.D. fell 0.58 percent compared to last year to $77.61 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. rose 45.53 percent compared to last year to $74.81 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 39.22 percent compared to last year to $61.76 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 increased $64.23 million, 8.93 percent, (78.31 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Mexico increased $20.15 million, 39.87 percent, (7.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Italy increased $6 million, 22.25 percent, (3.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 The Netherlands increased $9 million, 46.42 percent, (2.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium increased $16.82 million, 399.52 percent, (2.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.6 percent of all these Potatoes, prepared, frozen imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $936.88 million of the $1 billion total.

All totaled, 62.05 percent of all these Potatoes, prepared, frozen imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $621.03 million of the $1 billion total