Top Cucumbers Exporting Countries

Cucumbers play an important support role as crunchy ingredients for many food dishes, from garden salads to sweet pickles. Global sales from cucumbers exports by country amounted to US$2.3 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of cucumbers exports were up by an average 9% for all exporting countries since 2012 when cucumbers shipments were valued […]

Top Sweet Pepper and Chili Pepper Exporters

Global exports of sweet peppers (also called bell peppers) and chili peppers totaled at US$5 billion during 2016. That amount represents an average 14.7% increase in value from $4.4 billion in 2012. From 2015 to 2016, international peppers sales appreciated by 9.2%. Europe exported the highest dollar worth of peppers during 2016 with shipments valued […]

Lemons and Limes Exporters by Country

Global sales from exported lemons and limes by country totaled US$3.5 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of lemons and limes exports were up by an average 63.9% for all exporting countries since 2012 when shipments were valued at $2.1 billion. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of exported lemons and […]

Wheat Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported wheat totaled US$36.8 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of wheat imports for all importing countries was down by an average -24.6% since 2012 when wheat purchases were valued at $48.8 billion. Year over year, the value of imported wheat retreated by -12%. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix for […]

Rice Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported rice totaled US$18.7 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of rice imports for all importing countries was down by an average -23.6% since 2012 when rice purchases were valued at $24.4 billion. Year over year, imported rice shipments depreciated by -17.9% from 2015 to 2016. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff System code […]

Barley Exports by Country

Barley is a food ingredient used in soups, stews, breads and beverages. For example, this major cereal grain is a component for health foods. Barley also is used to ferment malt beer. A member of the grass family, barley has an additional food use serving as animal fodder. Global sales from barley exports by country […]

Top Ginger Exporters

Global sales from crushed or ground ginger exports by country amounted to US$86 million in 2016. That figure represents a respectable 69.2% improvement since 2012 and a year-over-year 4.7% improvement from 2015 to 2016. Export sales of ginger that was neither crushed or ground amounted to $574.7 billion, up 75.8% over the 5-year period starting […]

Big Export Sales for Frozen Shrimps

Testifying to its reputation as a delectable and popular seafood, global exports of shrimps totaled US$16.6 billion in 2015 up by an average 14.8% for all international shrimp sellers over the four-year period starting in 2012. However, those metrics do not tell the full story about worldwide shrimp shipments. Exports of fresh, salted or smoked […]