The United States of America is the world’s largest exporter of almonds, with a market share of 60% recorded in 2020. As California almond growers consistently produce yields at record or near-record levels year after year; India continues to be the top foreign market of US almonds export in 2021. According to Export Genius, the US shipped almonds worth USD 267 million to India in the first six months of 2021. Visualize US almond export, global shipments, and trends.
US Exports Almonds to India
According to the latest US export data and market research report, the United States continued to export almonds mostly to India in 2021. In the first six months of 2021, the highest value of almond export shipments from the US to India was recorded in January, which declined in later months of the year. Visualize market trends of US exports almond to India from Jan-Jun 2021.
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US Almonds Export to India by Year
India (218K tonnes) is the top destination for almond exports from the U.S. accounting for 74.4% share of total exports in 2020. Below given chart shows the dollar amount of US almond exports to India recorded from 2012 to the first six months of 2021.
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India was followed by China (10.1%), Hong Kong (3.7%), Turkey (2.5%), United Arab Emirates (2.4%), Pakistan (1.3%), and Vietnam (1.1%).
In the past year, the Covid-19 pandemic has presented a temporary challenge in moving shipments of almonds and other nuts from the United States to export markets including India. Still, the Almond Board of California (ABC) continues to strongly support the California almond industry through key marketing initiatives, education, and negotiation with international trade officials and frequent discussions with regulators in the United States and abroad.
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Region-wise Analysis of US Exports Almonds 2020
The US export data of almonds show the United States shipped almond the most to countries in Western Europe, followed by Asia-Pacific, the Middle East/Africa, Canada/Mexico, Central/Eastern Europe, and Latin America. See the percentage share of these regions reported in 2020.
- Western Europe: 38%
- Asia-Pacific: 36%
- Middle East/Africa: 17%
- Canada/Mexico: 5%
- Central/Eastern Europe: 3%
- Latin America: 1%
India remains the number one export market for U.S. almonds. Historically, India and China have been the primary destination for US almonds, but given the recent trade situation with China, India has absorbed much of those shipments. Get a complete report on US export almond to India with latest statistics. To get a free data sample, request a demo. Or contact us and speak to our sales representatives.
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