Agricultural goods and food products represent one of the most traded commodities in the world. In this article find out what are the world's largest food importers.
Here is the top 10 biggest food importers of the world:
1. The United States
Imports: beverages, spirits and vinegar; fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates; edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons; meat; edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers; preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; cocoa and cocoa products; dairy produce; natural honey; cereals.
Imports: edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons; oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; coffee, tea, maté and spice; cereals.
Imports: fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates; meat, cereals; oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; fruits and nuts, vegetables, dairy products.
4. The United Kingdom
Imports: meat, fruits and nuts, vegetables, flour, dairy products, cocoa and cocoa products, beverages.
Imports: meat, fruits and nuts, fish, honey, eggs, tea, coffee, animal or vegetable fats, grains, seeds, live trees, sugar.
Imports: fruits, animal and vegetable fats, meat, oil seeds, cereals and cereal products, dairy products, spices, tea, coffee.
Imports: oleaginous fruits, oil seeds, cereals, meat, fish, flour, vegetables, sugar, cocoa, spices.
Imports: meat, vegetable fats, fish, dairy products, nuts, fruits, citrus peel, tea, beverages, cereals.
Imports: sugar, plants and trees, beverages, cocoa and cocoa products, cereals, oil seeds, tea, coffee.
Imports: meat, fruits, nuts, dairy products, vegetables, oil seeds, coffee, tea, cocoa products, sugar.