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

Exports: Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas

Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas, the No. 575 export by value totaled $16.21 million for the month of December, $217.96 million through December of 2018, and $203.83 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
1Canada$62.31 M
2Indonesia$23.89 M
3Mexico$19.98 M
4Thailand$9.95 M
5Guatemala$8.04 M
6Philippines$7.22 M
7Malaysia$7.15 M
8Panama$6.93 M
9Honduras$6.56 M
10Bangladesh$6.03 M
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U.S. exports of Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas increased 6.93 percent through December to $217.96 million

U.S. exports of Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas increased 6.93 percent from $203.83 million to $217.96 million in 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 575 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 577 for the last full year with a total value of $203.83 million, a $30.78 million, 17.79 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Indonesia, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Thailand and No. 5 Guatemala. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 Philippines and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $62,305,933
2Indonesia $23,892,346
3Mexico $19,981,566
4Thailand $9,953,421
5Guatemala $8,041,812
6Philippines $7,215,773
7Malaysia $7,154,956
8Panama $6,933,518
9Honduras $6,560,250
10Bangladesh $6,026,211

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SAVANNAH, GA $30,831,560
2MIAMI, FL $20,310,458
3OGDENSBURG, NY $8,899,958
4BUFFALO, NY $6,548,532
5NEW ORLEANS, LA $5,908,254
6DETROIT, MI $4,439,062
7ANCHORAGE, AK $3,342,412
8PEMBINA, ND $3,262,156
9LAREDO, TX $3,178,730
10SEATTLE, WA $2,409,234

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 7.63 percent compared to last year to $71.65 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 14.49 percent compared to last year to $44.82 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 10.27 percent compared to last year to $16.08 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 14.69 percent compared to last year to $14.12 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 7.65 percent compared to last year to $6.78 million.

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 Canada increased $4.16 million, 7.16 percent, (28.59 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Indonesia increased $2.92 million, 13.91 percent, (10.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $1.32 million, 6.18 percent, (9.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Thailand increased $5.43 million, 120.1 percent, (4.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Guatemala increased $772,512, 10.63 percent, (3.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 56.97 percent of all these Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $124.18 million of the $217.96 million total.

All totaled, 70.41 percent of all these Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $153.46 million of the $217.96 million total