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

Imports: Shrimp, other crustaceans

Shrimp, other crustaceans, the No. 73 import by value totaled $477.63 million for the month of February, $1.07 billion through February of 2020, and $7.49 billion 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
1India$368.03 M
2Indonesia$156.61 M
3Canada$115.32 M
4Ecuador$99.15 M
5Russia$85.49 M
6Mexico$58.42 M
7Argentina$33.36 M
8Vietnam$28.41 M
9Thailand$21.94 M
10Honduras$14.52 M
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.07 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $282,005,586
2Port of Los Angeles $189,167,773
3Port Miami $76,528,910
4Port of Calais, Maine $69,695,532
5Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $51,226,585
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $47,646,520
7Port of Seattle, Wash. $39,915,836
8Port of Houston $37,912,938
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $37,408,821
10Port of Virginia $25,748,619

U.S. imports of Shrimp, other crustaceans increased 16.45 percent through February to $1.07 billion

U.S. imports of Shrimp, other crustaceans increased 16.45 percent from $922.38 million to $1.07 billion 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 73 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 83 for the last full year with a total value of $7.49 billion, a $304.6 million, 4.24 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Ecuador and No. 5 Russia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port Miami, No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Russia and No. 5 Ecuador. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine, No. 4 Port of Calais, Maine and No. 5 Port Miami.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1India $368,030,131
2Indonesia $156,609,662
3Canada $115,320,455
4Ecuador $99,151,923
5Russia $85,485,878
6Mexico $58,416,270
7Argentina $33,363,090
8Vietnam $28,409,797
9Thailand $21,944,166
10Honduras $14,522,504

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $144,956,295
2Portland, Maine $141,394,140
3Los Angeles $100,540,220
4Seattle $61,039,752
5Miami $52,797,850
6Phoenix/Nogales $34,636,145
7Chicago $30,671,541
8Atlanta/Savannah $22,665,278
9Houston $21,321,750
10Boston $10,605,481

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 rose 25.11 percent compared to last year to $282.01 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 11.01 percent compared to last year to $189.17 million.
  • Port Miami rose 31.16 percent compared to last year to $76.53 million.
  • Port of Calais, Maine fell 13.55 percent compared to last year to $69.7 million.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. fell 0.26 percent compared to last year to $51.23 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 India increased $86.8 million, 30.86 percent, (34.26 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Indonesia increased $30.32 million, 24.01 percent, (14.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada increased $4.34 million, 3.91 percent, (10.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Ecuador increased $30.29 million, 44 percent, (9.23 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Russia decreased $5.36 million, 5.9 percent, (7.96 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.77 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $824.6 million of the $1.07 billion total.

All totaled, 62.25 percent of all these Shrimp, other crustaceans imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $668.62 million of the $1.07 billion total