Current data is through December 2019.

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

Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas, the No. 481 export by value totaled $19.38 million for the month of December, $298.14 million in 2019, and $217.96 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$61.87 M
2Malaysia$35.7 M
3Indonesia$24.22 M
4China$22.62 M
5Taiwan$22 M
6Mexico$20.85 M
7Thailand$11.72 M
8Guatemala$9.12 M
9Philippines$8.66 M
10Pakistan$8.46 M
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U.S. exports of Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas increased 36.79 percent through December 2019 to $298.14 million

U.S. exports of Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas increased 36.79 percent from $217.96 million to $298.14 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 481 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 575 for the last full year with a total value of $217.96 million, a $14.13 million, 6.93 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Malaysia, No. 3 Indonesia, No. 4 China and No. 5 Taiwan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, No. 2 Anchorage International Airport, Alaska, No. 3 Miami International Airport, No. 4 Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. and No. 5 Port of Caddo-Bossier, Shreveport, La..

In the last previous full 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.

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $61,869,145
2Malaysia $35,700,530
3Indonesia $24,222,912
4China $22,621,984
5Taiwan $22,004,058
6Mexico $20,846,041
7Thailand $11,715,168
8Guatemala $9,124,850
9Philippines $8,662,857
10Pakistan $8,457,563

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Atlanta/Savannah $21,768,044
2Miami $13,646,739
3Ogdensburg, N.Y. $6,809,749
4New Orleans $4,170,672
5Buffalo $3,842,147
6Detroit $2,825,757
7Pembina, N.D. $1,760,925
8Anchorage $1,671,206
9Laredo $1,589,365
10Seattle $1,547,484

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport rose 10.53 percent compared to last year to $79.19 million.
  • Anchorage International Airport, Alaska rose 4169.34 percent compared to last year to $71.78 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 15.78 percent compared to last year to $51.9 million.
  • Port of Alexandria Bay, N.Y. rose 24.13 percent compared to last year to $19.96 million.
  • Port of Caddo-Bossier, Shreveport, La. rose 33.5 percent compared to last year to $8.35 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 decreased $436,788, 0.7 percent, (20.75 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Malaysia increased $28.55 million, 398.96 percent, (11.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Indonesia increased $330,566, 1.38 percent, (8.12 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China increased $22.03 million, 3725.11 percent, (7.59 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Taiwan increased $18.51 million, 530.12 percent, (7.38 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 55.82 percent of all these Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $166.42 million of the $298.14 million total.

All totaled, 77.54 percent of all these Live fowl, including chickens, ducks, turkeys and guineas exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $231.18 million of the $298.14 million total