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Diverse growing regions key to availability

Bananas may be the top-selling item in the produce department, but practically none of them are grown in the U.S. Guatemala, Ecuador and Costa Rica are the leading sources of bananas in U.S. supermarkets, and most major importers source from several countries. Ecuador has been the main supplier of U.S. bananas for Oke USA Fruit Co., the importing arm of the Equal Exchange brand, West Bridgewater, Mass.
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