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

Imports: Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc.

Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc., the No. 139 import by value totaled $400 million for the month of December, $3.19 billion through December 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$2.08 B
2Chile$403.38 M
3Peru$291.98 M
4Canada$181.99 M
5New Zealand$61.5 M
6Argentina$54.36 M
7Italy$30.47 M
8Vietnam$20.04 M
9Guatemala$11.62 M
10Ecuador$10.47 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $3.19 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Pharr International Bridge in Texas $1,017,246,729
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $637,959,591
3Port Laredo $312,253,076
4Port of Philadelphia $262,944,082
5Port of Los Angeles $150,708,178
6Port Everglades, Fla. $106,554,285
7Port of Chester, Penn. $100,626,868
8Port of Long Beach $85,720,331
9Miami International Airport $72,196,719
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $65,418,582

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 14.89 percent through December to $3.19 billion

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 14.89 percent from $2.78 billion to $3.19 billion in 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 139 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 142 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 December 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 Peru, No. 4 Canada and No. 5 Argentina. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $2,081,660,524
2Chile $403,378,358
3Peru $291,975,451
4Canada $181,989,300
5New Zealand $61,498,818
6Argentina $54,359,710
7Italy $30,469,295
8Vietnam $20,043,839
9Guatemala $11,618,358
10Ecuador $10,470,381

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $643,511,547
2San Diego $184,303,157
3Philadelphia $175,540,266
4Los Angeles $106,819,817
5Miami $104,252,190
6Phoenix/Nogales $27,055,765
7New York City $9,296,868
8Atlanta/Savannah $8,934,419
9Seattle $1,516,561
10Jacksonville/Tampa $933,118

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas rose 2.5 percent compared to last year to $1.02 billion.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 4.59 percent compared to last year to $637.96 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 67.23 percent compared to last year to $312.25 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 26.83 percent compared to last year to $262.94 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 57.79 percent compared to last year to $150.71 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 $183.25 million, 9.65 percent, (65.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile increased $76.76 million, 23.5 percent, (12.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $125.54 million, 75.43 percent, (9.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $16.36 million, 9.88 percent, (5.7 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 New Zealand increased $15.03 million, 32.34 percent, (1.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.63 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $3.02 billion of the $3.19 billion total.

All totaled, 74.6 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $2.38 billion of the $3.19 billion total