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

Imports: Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc.

Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc., the No. 152 import by value totaled $313.64 million for the month of October, $2.44 billion through October of 2018, and $2.78 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
1Mexico$1.61 B
2Chile$319.87 M
3Peru$174.54 M
4Canada$166.36 M
5New Zealand$58.28 M
6Argentina$21.17 M
7Italy$20.89 M
8Vietnam$16.76 M
9Guatemala$10.92 M
10Thailand$8.93 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.44 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pharr International Bridge in Texas $769,860,790
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $538,149,041
3Port Laredo $201,714,552
4Port of Philadelphia $194,084,660
5Port of Los Angeles $101,695,452
6Port Everglades, Fla. $83,916,378
7Port of Long Beach $66,146,387
8Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $61,148,497
9Port of Chester, Penn. $57,655,819
10Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $52,759,470

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 14.89 percent through October to $2.44 billion

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 14.89 percent from $2.13 billion to $2.44 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 152 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 155 for the last full year with a total value of $2.78 billion, a $241.27 million, 9.51 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Peru, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Chile, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Peru and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Miami International Airport.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,608,355,058
2Chile $319,868,199
3Peru $174,540,503
4Canada $166,364,737
5New Zealand $58,279,918
6Argentina $21,174,366
7Italy $20,890,845
8Vietnam $16,761,487
9Guatemala $10,915,829
10Thailand $8,930,064

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $446,284,042
2San Diego $134,496,063
3Philadelphia $103,657,832
4Miami $75,236,396
5Los Angeles $72,556,918
6Phoenix/Nogales $18,598,759
7New York City $6,802,804
8Atlanta/Savannah $5,336,927
9Jacksonville/Tampa $933,118
10Seattle $404,598

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:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 8.54 percent compared to last year to $769.86 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 3.85 percent compared to last year to $538.15 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 39.96 percent compared to last year to $201.71 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 32.74 percent compared to last year to $194.08 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 52.85 percent compared to last year to $101.7 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 increased $139.47 million, 9.49 percent, (65.87 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $68.28 million, 27.14 percent, (13.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $86.64 million, 98.57 percent, (7.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $14.49 million, 9.54 percent, (6.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 New Zealand increased $11.81 million, 25.41 percent, (2.39 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.32 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $2.33 billion of the $2.44 billion total.

All totaled, 73.95 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $1.81 billion of the $2.44 billion total