Vegetable gains lead May imports

Jul 07, 2020 by Tom Karst
U.S. imports of fresh fruits in May were down 10.4% compared with a year ago, while fresh vegetable imports jumped 17%, according to newly released statistics.

U.S. imports down sharply in April

Jun 11, 2020 by Tom Karst
The contraction of U.S. foodservice business in April because of the COVID-19 crisis apparently contributed to a steep fall in U.S. fruit and vegetable imports, according to new trade numbers.

Oranges lead U.S. export growth

Jun 04, 2020 by Tom Karst
U.S. fresh oranges and tangerines showed the best year-over-year growth of any major fresh commodity in export sales in the year from May 2019 through April this year.