Apples Imports by Country

International purchases of imported apples totaled US$7.9 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of apples imports fell by -6.8% for all importing countries since 2013 when international purchases of apples were valued at $8.5 billion. Year over year, globally imported apples appreciated 0.8% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, European countries accounted for […]

Global Markets for Imported Pumpkins by Country

International purchases of imported pumpkins totaled US$1.4 billion in 2017. Overall the value of pumpkins imports rose 5.3% for all importing countries since 2013 when international purchases of pumpkins were valued at $1.3 billion. Year over year, pumpkin imports appreciated 13.6% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, European countries accounted for the highest […]

Bananas Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported bananas totaled US$15.3 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of bananas imports for all importing countries was up by an average 5.1% since 2013 when international purchases of bananas were valued at $14.6 billion. From 2016 to 2017, imported bananas appreciated by 3.8%. From a continental perspective, European nations accounted for […]

Ecuador’s Bananas Exports by Country

Blessed with plantations located in the northwestern part of South America, Ecuador is the world’s number one exporter of bananas including plantains. During 2017, Ecuador exported US$3 billion worth of bananas delivered to 71 countries worldwide. That dollar amount reflects a 30.6% increase since 2013 and a 11.1% upswing from 2016 to 2017. The latest […]

Top Lettuce Exports by Country

Lettuce exports by country totaled US$2.7 billion in 2017, up by 6.5% for all lettuce shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Year over year, the value of globally exported lettuce appreciated 10.9% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of exported lettuce during 2017 with shipments […]

Tomatoes Exports by Country

Global sales from tomatoes exports by country in 2017 totaled US$8.9 billion. Overall. the value of tomatoes exports increased by an average 0.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when tomatoes shipments were valued at $8.8 billion. Year over year, tomato exports appreciated by 3% from 2016 to 2017. At the continent level, European countries […]

Rice Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported rice totaled US$21.5 billion in 2017. The overall value of rice imports for all buyer countries was down by an average -9.4% since 2013 when rice purchases were valued at $23.7 billion. Global rice imports appreciated by 6% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, Asian countries consumed the highest dollar worth […]

Top Imported Fruits Most Loved by Americans

Avocados, bananas and fresh grapes are America’s three most popular imported fruits. Collectively they represent 47.6% of the value of all fruits imported into the United States during 2017. Overall in 2017, U.S. demand amounted to US$14.6 billion worth of imported fruits. That dollar amount equals a 44.1% increase from the value of America’s imported […]