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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2019.

Exports: Live Swine

Live Swine, the No. 1044 export by value totaled $617,213 for the month of February, $1.97 million through February of 2019, and $19.67 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$1.2 M
2Canada$353,800
3Brazil$77,803
4Venezuela$73,600
5United Kingdom$63,000
6Germany$60,000
7India$49,512
8Ecuador$27,986
9Taiwan$18,355
10Trinidad and Tobago$14,023
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U.S. exports of Live Swine increased 6.64 percent through February to $1.97 million

U.S. exports of Live Swine increased 6.64 percent from $1.85 million to $1.97 million through the first two months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1044 through February among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1054 for the last full year with a total value of $19.67 million, a $3.72 million, 15.92 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Brazil, No. 4 Venezuela and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 2 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 3 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Taiwan, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 Costa Rica. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Brownsville International Bridges, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Miami International Airport and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $1,200,006
2Canada $353,800
3Brazil $77,803
4Venezuela $73,600
5United Kingdom $63,000
6Germany $60,000
7India $49,512
8Ecuador $27,986
9Taiwan $18,355
10Trinidad and Tobago $14,023

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1El Paso $1,194,832
2Chicago $882,469
3Laredo $469,385
4Miami $438,002
5Ogdensburg, N.Y. $245,130
6Detroit $173,778
7Pembina, N.D. $119,356
8Philadelphia $60,470
9Cleveland $51,024
10New York City $50,030

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first two months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 2405.65 percent compared to last year to $636,434.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 68.73 percent compared to last year to $286,962.
  • Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. rose 6538.45 percent compared to last year to $202,539.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 12.14 percent compared to last year to $152,817.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 81.23 percent compared to last year to $141,355.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Mexico increased $802,712, 202.04 percent, (60.93 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $471, 0.13 percent, (17.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Brazil decreased $47,231, 37.77 percent, (3.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Venezuela increased $73,600, 0 percent, (3.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $25,470, 67.87 percent, (3.2 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.78 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $1.77 million of the $1.97 million total.

All totaled, 72.11 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $1.42 million of the $1.97 million total