Walnut Production

Walnut production in the United States is dominated by California which accounts for 99% of U.S. production.
Ninety percent of U.S. walnut purchases are of shelled walnut meats. Sixty-five percent of walnut exports are in the shell.


Annual
California Walnut Production

California Walnut Production

Walnut Shipments By Market Destination

09/01/2008 — 08/31/09
  Market
Inshell Pounds
Shelled Pounds
  North America
24,503,966
169,760,606
  Central and South America
3,177,735
894,193
  Europe
74,522,744
38,324,050
  Middle East
37,385,406
17,328,599
  Pacific Rim
30,090,389
50,776,059
  Other
3,868,607
6,789,877
  Grand Total
173,548,847
283,882,384

InShell and Shelled Walnuts
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