PECAN REPORT - PecanReport.com is the world's leading news organization covering the global nut market. We provide up-to-date nut prices, nut industry. The price of American walnuts received is at a current level of 2.16, compared to 1.42 a year ago. This represents a change of 52.11% compared to a year ago.
Until recently, only U.S. nut producers contributed to marketing efforts, leading to increased demand for nuts. While nut shipments have fallen from last season's highs, farm nut prices have been rising and producers are seeing quite high prices in the initial market. Now, with the creation of the American Pecan Promotion Board, producers can now evaluate imported nuts, which will increase marketing and research dollars by about 4.3 million dollars a year.