Rice Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported rice totaled an estimated US$24.7 billion in 2018. The overall value of rice imports for all buyer countries fell by an average -0.4% since 2014 when worldwide rice purchases were valued at $24.8 billion. Year over year, global rice imports appreciated by 4.8% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Asian countries […]

Top Beef Exporting Countries

Overall beef exports were worth an estimated US$49.2 billion in 2018. That dollar amount represents a 3.3% increase for global beef shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014. Year over year, the value of international beef sales accelerated by 9.3% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth […]

Apples Exports by Country

Global sales from apples exports by country amounted to US$7.6 billion in 2018. Overall the value of apples exports fell by an average -0.4% for all exporting countries since 2014 when worldwide shipments of apples were valued at $7.7 billion. Year over year, globally exported apples depreciated by -0.3% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, […]

Top Imported Fruits Most Loved by Americans

Bananas excluding plantains, avocados and grapes are America‚Äôs three most popular imported fruits. Collectively they represent 44.6% of the value of all fresh or dried fruits imported into the United States during 2018. Overall U.S. demand totaled US$15.2 billion worth of non-frozen fruits imported during 2018. That dollar amount equals a 32.4% increase from the […]

Corn Exports by Country

Global sales from corn exports by country totaled US$33.9 billion in 2018. Also known as maize, the value of exported corn rose by an average 2.3% for all exporting countries since 2014 when corn shipments were valued at $33.2 billion. Year over year, the value of globally exported corn expanded by 11.9% from 2017 to […]

Bananas Exports by Country

Worldwide banana exports by country totaled an estimated US$13.6 billion in 2018, up by an average 22.5% for all banana shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014 when bananas shipments were valued at $11.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global banana exports appreciated by 14.6% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental […]

Tomatoes Exports by Country

Global sales for all tomatoes exported by country totaled an estimated US$9.5 billion for 2018. Overall the value of exported tomatoes increased by an average 1.1% for all exporting countries since 2014 when tomatoes shipments were valued at $9.4 billion. Year over year, exported tomatoes appreciated by 5.2% from 2017 to 2018. At the continent […]

Chicken Exports by Country

Global sales of fresh chicken shipments amounted to US$6.6 billion in 2018, while exported frozen chicken continues to attract much higher international sales at $16.1 billion. Overall, the value of fresh chicken exports by country increased in value by an average 15.1% since 2014 when fresh chicken meat shipments were valued at $5.7 billion. In […]