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Fresh sweet potatoes production in United States grows in 2017

Compared to the prior year fresh sweet potatoes production grew by 9.13%, according to statistics presented by U.S. Department of Agriculture. It's the highest value on record since 1965 as the indicator increased by 311.5 million pounds (mass), as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it climbed by 10.05%. United States saw an increase of 140.78% in fresh sweet potatoes production over the past 53 years. Besides, it has shown a raise at a 0.08% compound average annual growth rate over the five years with a slight overall growth since the start of time series. It averaged 1 586.42 million pounds (mass) from 1965 to 2017 and it hit its minimum of 1 094.5 million pounds (mass) in 1988.

Fresh sweet potatoes production in United States grows in 2017
Date Million Pounds (Mass) Variation
2017 3 724.70 9.13
2016 3 413.20 10.05
2015 3 101.60 4.84
2014 2 958.40 19.36
2013 2 478.50 -6.41
2012 2 648.20 -1.79
2011 2 696.40 13.08
2010 2 384.50 22.48
2009 1 946.90 5.56
2008 1 844.30 2.06

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