ANALYSIS: Lobster Imports Increase in September, Led by a Surge from Canada
Imports of lobster products into the U.S. increased 7.9 percent in the month of September, driven by the growth in lobster products arriving from Canada. September 2019 imports totaled 9.25 million pounds compared to 8.57 in September 2018. Still, year-to-date figures remain 6.1 percent behind last year; reflective of a 4.5 million-pound shortfall.
Imports from Canada increased 13.3 percent in the month of September but remain 6.7 percent lower year-to-date. This is only the second time in nine months where...
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