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

Imports: Tomatoes, prepared or preserved

Tomatoes, prepared or preserved, the No. 916 import by value totaled $4.07 million for the month of February, $8.34 million through February of 2020, and $51.88 million 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
1Italy$4.41 M
2Turkey$1.07 M
3Canada$734,042
4Mexico$724,577
5Israel$519,713
6Spain$213,094
7Egypt$202,458
8China$184,273
9Chile$70,812
10Poland$41,146
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $8.34 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $4,534,244
2Port of Los Angeles $857,538
3Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $568,894
4Port of Houston $457,100
5Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. $427,448
6Port Miami $270,818
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $165,148
8Port of Baltimore, Md. $114,765
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $94,277
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $90,004

U.S. imports of Tomatoes, prepared or preserved decreased 13.30 percent through February to $8.34 million

U.S. imports of Tomatoes, prepared or preserved decreased 13.30 percent from $9.62 million to $8.34 million 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 916 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 904 for the last full year with a total value of $51.88 million, a $4.66 million, 9.87 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Israel. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Port Columbus International Airport, N.M..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Italy, No. 2 Turkey, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Canada. 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 Port of Baltimore, Md..

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Italy $4,410,508
2Turkey $1,072,454
3Canada $734,042
4Mexico $724,577
5Israel $519,713
6Spain $213,094
7Egypt $202,458
8China $184,273
9Chile $70,812
10Poland $41,146

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $2,002,241
2Los Angeles $687,416
3Detroit $619,170
4Chicago $469,662
5El Paso $257,762
6Baltimore $183,259
7Laredo $162,797
8Houston $131,602
9Miami $90,179
10Buffalo $66,436

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 fell 7.67 percent compared to last year to $4.53 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 33.76 percent compared to last year to $857,538.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 23.17 percent compared to last year to $568,894.
  • Port of Houston rose 127.02 percent compared to last year to $457,100.
  • Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. fell 10.43 percent compared to last year to $427,448.

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 $122,102, 2.85 percent, (52.91 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Turkey decreased $273,750, 20.33 percent, (12.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Canada decreased $160,580, 17.95 percent, (8.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $396,514, 35.37 percent, (8.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Israel decreased $699,271, 57.37 percent, (6.23 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.5 percent of all these Tomatoes, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $7.46 million of the $8.34 million total.

All totaled, 82.11 percent of all these Tomatoes, prepared or preserved imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $6.85 million of the $8.34 million total