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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Live Swine

Live Swine, the No. 997 export by value totaled $3.11 million for the month of October, $17.75 million through October of 2018, and $23.39 million for all of 2017, 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
1China$6.83 M
2Mexico$4.62 M
3Canada$1.02 M
4Taiwan$650,756
5Brazil$615,881
6Malaysia$415,670
7Philippines$406,250
8South Korea$391,826
9Luxembourg$354,492
10Japan$262,915
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U.S. exports of Live Swine decreased 3.08 percent through October to $17.75 million

U.S. exports of Live Swine decreased 3.08 percent from $18.31 million to $17.75 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 997 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 985 for the last full year with a total value of $23.39 million, a $9.7 million, 70.80 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Taiwan and No. 5 Brazil. 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.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 China, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Canada, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 2 Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz., No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Brownsville International Bridges and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $6,833,841
2Mexico $4,618,370
3Canada $1,018,675
4Taiwan $650,756
5Brazil $615,881
6Malaysia $415,670
7Philippines $406,250
8South Korea $391,826
9Luxembourg $354,492
10Japan $262,915

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Chicago $753,025
2El Paso $360,152
3Miami $241,583
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $136,270
5Detroit $133,692
6Pembina, N.D. $65,482
7Philadelphia $60,470
8New York City $37,530
9Laredo $25,400
10Seattle $14,353

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 9.71 percent compared to last year to $9.7 million.
  • Brownsville International Bridges rose 150.95 percent compared to last year to $2.01 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 271.34 percent compared to last year to $1.45 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 10.29 percent compared to last year to $952,885.
  • Port Laredo rose 0.13 percent compared to last year to $633,259.

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 China increased $445,401, 6.97 percent, (38.5 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico decreased $1.17 million, 20.23 percent, (26.02 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Canada decreased $541,956, 34.73 percent, (5.74 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Taiwan increased $554,497, 576.05 percent, (3.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Brazil increased $116,830, 23.41 percent, (3.47 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 77.4 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $13.74 million of the $17.75 million total.

All totaled, 83.11 percent of all these Live Swine exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $14.75 million of the $17.75 million total