In-Shell Almonds

There are a number of almond varieties grown in California. We happen to offer four, including the most popular grades. Pearl Crop prides itself on supplying higher specs that surpass buyer expectations.

Specifications

Almonds are a healthy choice for a quick snack or a meal. They have become gained notoriety for their nutritional value and are often called the most nutrient dense tree nut. Almonds are rich in nutrients, anti-oxidants, vitamin E, and contain very low levels of saturated fat and contain zero cholesterol.

A Turkhan Foods by PearlCrop product.

Variety

Nonpareil, Independence, Sonora, Peerless

Grade

U.S. #1

Packing

50 LB bags

Container Capacity

40′ FCL = 900 bags

80%

Although originally native to the Middle East, the United States is by far the world’s top source of almonds, accounting for over 80% of the world’s production.

*Facts provided by: ASCO Global Export

70%

With the United States almond production being based almost exclusively in California, it is also the state’s top agricultural export.  Approximately 70% of California’s almonds are exported.

*Facts provided by: LA Times

70%

With the United States almond production being based almost exclusively in California, it is also the state’s top agricultural export.  Approximately 70% of California’s almonds are exported, with East Asia and India being the largest areas of growth.

*Facts provided by: LA Times

3rd

It is California’s third leading agricultural product and through exports alone, almonds create over one billion dollars in revenue each year. Spain, Australia, Tunisia, Morocco, and Chile are the world’s other notable almond producers.

*Facts provided by: Phys.org