RealSweet Peruvian sweet onions imported through Georgia’s Deep Water Ports contribute to the positive impact on the local economy of Georgia and the southeast US including providing more than 440,000 jobs in the area. The Port of Savannah is by far the largest port in the US for container imports of onions, accounting for over half of the volume and coming almost exclusively from Peru. Shuman Produce is proud of the contribution we make to the economy of Georgia and the southeast US.

For more information, review the Georgia Ports Authority Statewide and National Impact or download the Economic Impact of Georgia’s Deepwater Ports report.