Per person consumption of almonds in the United States has generally been increasing.
California & Spain.
United States remains the largest producer of almonds, harvesting 80% of the world’s crop.
August/September, manufactured in October. They are ready to be harvested when 95% of the hulls are split.
China is proposing tariffs on American commodities, including almonds, a tariff that could raise prices by as much as 50%. China buys approximately 8% of all California Almonds annually.