Bananas Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported bananas totaled US$15.6 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of bananas imports for all importing countries rose by an average 2.5% since 2014 when international purchases of bananas were valued at $15.2 billion. From 2017 to 2018, imported bananas depreciated by -2%. From a continental perspective, European nations consumed the highest […]

Sugar Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported sugar cost an estimated US$23.3 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of sugar imports for all importing countries retreated by an average -19.2% since 2014 when sugar purchases cost $28.8 billion. Year over year, imported sugar depreciated by -25% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, Asian countries consumed the […]

Top Fresh or Frozen Chicken Imports by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported fresh, chilled or frozen chicken totaled US$21.8 billion in 2018. Of that global sum, $15.9 billion (72.7%) was for imported frozen poultry meat while $6 billion (27.3%) equals international spending on fresh or chilled chicken imports. From a continental perspective, Asia accounted for 55.6% of frozen chicken imports but just 4% […]

Corn Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported corn cost a total US$36.4 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of corn imports fell by -3.1% for all importing countries since 2014 when corn purchases were valued at $37.6 billion. Year over year, international buys of corn appreciated by 10.2% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, Asian countries […]

Top Yogurt Exporters

Worldwide sales for yogurt exports by country totaled US$2.4 billion in 2017. The overall value of yogurt exports declined by an average -10.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when yogurt shipments were valued at $2.7 billion. From 2016 to 2017, the value of globally exported yogurt improved by 2.6%. Among continents, European countries generated […]

Turkey Exports by Country

Globally US$2.3 billion worth of turkey meat was exported during 2017 comprising fresh, chilled and frozen products. That dollar amount reflects a -12.1% decline since 2013 when overall turkey meat exports were valued at $2.8 billion. Over half (58.1%) of turkey exports were fresh or chilled meat compared to 41.9% for frozen turkey exports. At […]

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 […]