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

Imports: Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc.

Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc., the No. 117 import by value totaled $108.9 million for the month of July, $2.3 billion through July of 2019, and $3.19 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
1Mexico$1.77 B
2Chile$266.85 M
3Peru$95.53 M
4Canada$65.26 M
5New Zealand$33.94 M
6Italy$20.76 M
7Ecuador$11.65 M
8Vietnam$11.2 M
9Thailand$6.94 M
10Greece$5.19 M
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $2.3 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $630,196,200
2Pharr International Bridge in Texas $603,292,166
3Port Laredo $432,848,963
4Port of Philadelphia $136,386,510
5Port Everglades, Fla. $73,606,169
6Port of Los Angeles $64,706,928
7Port of Long Beach $64,100,723
8Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $60,852,752
9Port of Chester, Penn. $39,123,758
10Sumas, Border Crossing, Wash. $34,532,247

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 20.67 percent through July to $2.3 billion

U.S. imports of Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. increased 20.67 percent from $1.91 billion to $2.3 billion through the first seven 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 117 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 137 for the last full year with a total value of $3.19 billion, a $413.69 million, 14.89 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July 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 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Philadelphia and No. 5 Port Everglades, Fla..

In the last previous full year, theleading 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.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,769,035,143
2Chile $266,851,813
3Peru $95,528,089
4Canada $65,257,158
5New Zealand $33,935,136
6Italy $20,762,173
7Ecuador $11,650,666
8Vietnam $11,203,626
9Thailand $6,944,787
10Greece $5,193,479

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Laredo $808,650,765
2San Diego $234,349,094
3Philadelphia $225,375,045
4Los Angeles $147,251,189
5Miami $123,407,903
6Phoenix/Nogales $29,440,655
7New York City $15,165,240
8Atlanta/Savannah $12,370,766
9Seattle $8,979,901
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $4,261,693

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 37.82 percent compared to last year to $630.2 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 11.43 percent compared to last year to $603.29 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 143.58 percent compared to last year to $432.85 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia fell 7.03 percent compared to last year to $136.39 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 10.29 percent compared to last year to $73.61 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 $360.35 million, 25.58 percent, (76.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Chile decreased $34.9 million, 11.57 percent, (11.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Peru increased $45.49 million, 90.92 percent, (4.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Canada increased $21.61 million, 49.5 percent, (2.83 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 New Zealand increased $2.43 million, 7.7 percent, (1.47 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.88 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $2.23 billion of the $2.3 billion total.

All totaled, 81.49 percent of all these Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $1.88 billion of the $2.3 billion total