Avocados were among the products ranked as the main Mexican agricultural products with the highest exportation to the US market from January to November 2021. Agri-food exports between Mexico and the United States amounted to 35.275 million dollars in the first 11 months of last year, an increase of 15% compared to the same period of the previous year.
Beer and tequila were two other main export products. In a statement, the Secretariat of Agriculture and Rural Development (Sader) of Mexico specified that, from January to November 2021, the value of beer export It stood at 4.479 billion dollars, which meant an increase of 17% YoY. Tequila sales totaled $ 3.35 billion in the first 11 months of 2021, an increase of 41% YoY.
Meanwhile, the value of avocado exports to the United States increased by 20% in the first 11 months of last year compared to the same period of 2020, going from 2,066 million dollars to 2,487 million dollars. In volume, the increase was 9%.