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

Imports: Tomatoes, prepared or preserved

Tomatoes, prepared or preserved, the No. 952 import by value totaled $3.67 million for the month of October, $39.51 million through October of 2018, and $45.29 million 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
1Italy$17.62 M
2Turkey$5.3 M
3Canada$4.78 M
4Israel$3.59 M
5Mexico$2.68 M
6Spain$1.5 M
7Chile$1.3 M
8China$1.15 M
9Switzerland$403,749
10Germany$375,681
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $39.51 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $19,618,219
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $4,080,525
3Port of Los Angeles $1,990,729
4Port Laredo $1,848,637
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $1,307,140
6Port of Baltimore, Md. $1,183,621
7Port of Houston $1,041,433
8Port of Charleston $912,425
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $837,627
10Port Everglades, Fla. $834,450

U.S. imports of Tomatoes, prepared or preserved increased 3.44 percent through October to $39.51 million

U.S. imports of Tomatoes, prepared or preserved increased 3.44 percent from $38.2 million to $39.51 million 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 952 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 946 for the last full year with a total value of $45.29 million, a $2.4 million, 5.59 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Turkey, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $17,619,801
2Turkey $5,297,747
3Canada $4,780,373
4Israel $3,593,127
5Mexico $2,680,843
6Spain $1,497,387
7Chile $1,302,449
8China $1,149,310
9Switzerland $403,749
10Germany $375,681

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $3,015,033
2Detroit $881,753
3Chicago $852,396
4Los Angeles $681,642
5Miami $486,016
6Laredo $292,588
7Baltimore $269,530
8Norfolk $194,644
9Houston $148,239
10Buffalo $141,185

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:

  • Port of Newark rose 13.14 percent compared to last year to $19.62 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 25 percent compared to last year to $4.08 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 40.97 percent compared to last year to $1.99 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 20.7 percent compared to last year to $1.85 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 33.11 percent compared to last year to $1.31 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 Italy increased $1.84 million, 11.67 percent, (44.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey increased $899,821, 20.46 percent, (13.41 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $1.34 million, 21.87 percent, (12.1 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel increased $805,863, 28.91 percent, (9.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $204,382, 8.25 percent, (6.78 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.97 percent of all these Tomatoes, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $33.97 million of the $39.51 million total.

All totaled, 73 percent of all these Tomatoes, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $28.85 million of the $39.51 million total