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Cheese Facts from the International Dairy Foods Association:

  • “Did You Know?
  • The most popular cheese recipe in the United States is ‘macaroni and cheese.’
  • There are around 2,000 varieties of cheeses. Visit for a large list of types.
  • Cheese takes up about 1/10 the volume of the milk it was made from
  • A giant wheel of Cheddar cheese was given to Queen Victoria (1837-1901) for a wedding gift. It weighed over 1,000 pounds. A normal Cheddar wheel weighs 60-75 pounds.”

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Source: 2016 Annual Survey of Manufactures.

Table AM1631AS101, Annual Survey of Manufactures: Geographic Area Statistics: Statistics for All Manufacturing by State: 2016 and 2015

Table AM1631GS101, Annual Survey of Manufactures: General Statistics: Statistics for Industry Groups and Industries: 2016 and 2015

Source: 2016 County Business Patterns.

Table CB1600A13, Geography Area Series: County Business Patterns by Employment Size Class

Source: 2015 Nonemployer Statistics.

Table NS1500A3, Geographic Area Series: Nonemployer Statistics by Receipt Size Class for the U.S.: 2015

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From International Trade:

USA Trade Online — The Official Source of Trade Statistics (FREE to all users) — After an account is created, select options for “State Export Data (Origin of Movement)” or “State Import Data (State of Destination)” by “HS” or “NAICS.” Select “State,” “Measures,” “Commodity,” ("cheese”) “Country,” and/or “Time” for data. For more information, see Quick Start Guide. Note: USATrade Online does not provide direct links to the data.

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