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The U.S. ranks 9th in banana prices

2 June 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, the producer cost of bananas in the United States in 2007 was $904 per tonne, which makes the United States rank ninth out of sixty-six countries ranked in that category. Australia ranks first, with a producer cost of $3,382.75 per tonne.

The U.S. ranks 1st in banana imports

24 February 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2007 the United States imported 4,003,801 tonnes of bananas, or 25% of the world total. That makes the United States rank first in that category.

Entry by Beth Gosier.