Potatoes Exports by Country

Global sales from potatoes exports by country totaled US$4.1 billion during 2017 for spuds in their raw form. In addition, the value of shipments for prepared or preserved potatoes including frozen French fries represents another $9.3 billion. Overall, the value of raw potatoes exports declined in value by an average -11.2% for all exporting countries […]

Top Brussels Sprouts Exports by Country

Grown for its edible buds which resemble miniature cabbages, Brussels sprouts exports by country totaled US$181.8 million in 2017. That dollar amount represents a 29.3% gain for all Brussels sprouts shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Year over year, the value of exported Brussels sprouts increased by 0.9% from 2016 to 2017. Among […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Bananas Exports by Country

Banana exports by country totaled US$12.4 billion in 2017, up by an average 22.3% for all banana shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013 when bananas shipments were valued at $10.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global banana exports appreciated by 14.8% from 2016 to 2017. From a continent perspective, Latin American […]

Grapes Exports by Country

International sales from fresh grapes exports by country totaled to US$8.3 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of grapes exports rose by an average 6.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when shipments of fresh grapes were valued at $7.8 billion. The value of globally exported grapes appreciated by 4.5% from 2016 to 2017. Among […]