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

Imports: Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible

Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible, the No. 1027 import by value totaled $1.82 million for the month of December, $26.25 million through December of 2018, and $27.5 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
1Mexico$10.65 M
2India$9.36 M
3The Netherlands$1.88 M
4China$832,132
5Peru$589,685
6Argentina$489,888
7Jamaica$485,105
8Greece$255,734
9Italy$252,177
10Colombia$244,449
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $26.25 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Virginia $8,156,864
2El Paso Border Crossing, Texas $6,503,039
3Port of Newark $3,335,176
4Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. $2,754,021
5Port of Los Angeles $862,570
6Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $730,500
7Port of Oakland, Calif. $574,647
8Presidio Border Crossing, Texas $482,824
9Port Miami $398,945
10Port of Long Beach $378,970

U.S. imports of Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible decreased 4.55 percent through December to $26.25 million

U.S. imports of Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible decreased 4.55 percent from $27.5 million to $26.25 million 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 1027 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1017 for the last full year with a total value of $27.5 million, a $5.27 million, 23.71 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 India, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 China and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 The Netherlands and No. 5 Argentina. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $10,647,815
2India $9,360,299
3The Netherlands $1,875,386
4China $832,132
5Peru $589,685
6Argentina $489,888
7Jamaica $485,105
8Greece $255,734
9Italy $252,177
10Colombia $244,449

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $2,113,001
2Norfolk $555,698
3New York City $473,661
4Chicago $371,099
5Detroit $271,458
6San Diego $165,640
7Los Angeles $138,350
8Houston $135,968
9Miami $105,512
10New Orleans $66,568

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Virginia rose 9.3 percent compared to last year to $8.16 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 2.73 percent compared to last year to $6.5 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 0.75 percent compared to last year to $3.34 million.
  • Port Columbus International Airport, N.M. rose 6271.36 percent compared to last year to $2.75 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 8.76 percent compared to last year to $862,570.

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 $3.67 million, 52.64 percent, (40.57 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India increased $674,154, 7.76 percent, (35.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $181,540, 8.83 percent, (7.15 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 China increased $228,692, 37.9 percent, (3.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $68,583, 13.16 percent, (2.25 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 88.79 percent of all these Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $23.31 million of the $26.25 million total.

All totaled, 82.34 percent of all these Vegetables, temporarily preserved and inedible imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $21.61 million of the $26.25 million total