U.S. Fresh Fruit Exports in 2022
Total Export Value
Total Volume (Millions)
2 Metric Tons
Compound Average Growth
Top 10 Markets for Fresh Fruit in 2022
|Market||Total Value (USD)|
|South Korea||$304.43 Million|
|Hong Kong||$105.81 Million|
|Dominican Republic||$44.66 Million|
Data and Analysis
The production of apples, pears and table grapes is estimated to decrease slightly in the 2022/23 Marketing Year (MY), based largely on stagnated production area and a return to normal yields following record production for all three commodities.
New Zealand apple production in 2022/23 has been revised down sharply as a result of the damage caused by Cyclone Gabrielle, which hit the nation’s largest apple growing and exporting region – Hawke’s Bay/Gisborne – in February.
India: India Bans Imports of Apples with Declared CIF Values of Less Than Indian Rupees 50 per Kilogram
On May 8, 2023, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) published Notification No. 5/2023, Amendment in Import Policy Conditions of Apples under the Indian Trade Classification (ITC) Harmonized System of Nomenclature (HS) Code 0808.1000 of Chapter-08 of the ITC (HS), 2022, Schedule-I (Import Policy).
News and Features
May 1, 2023
Celebrating World Trade Month
May is World Trade Month, and USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service is marking the occasion by sharing some of the most recent facts and figures about U.S. agricultural trade.