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

Imports: Horses, other living equine animals

Horses, other living equine animals, the No. 484 import by value totaled $70.92 million for the month of October, $425.2 million through October of 2018, and $667.37 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Germany$145.95 M
2Ireland$60.25 M
3The Netherlands$56.37 M
4United Kingdom$31.13 M
5Belgium$30.52 M
6Canada$28.47 M
7Argentina$14.1 M
8France$12.77 M
9Mexico$12.71 M
10Brazil$7.26 M
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U.S. imports of Horses, other living equine animals decreased 10.63 percent through October to $425.2 million

U.S. imports of Horses, other living equine animals decreased 10.63 percent from $475.78 million to $425.2 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 484 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 448 for the last full year with a total value of $667.37 million, a $94.34 million, 16.46 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Ireland, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Miami International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Louisville, International Airport, Ky..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 The Netherlands, No. 3 Ireland, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Eppley Airfield, Omaha, Neb..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $145,951,238
2Ireland $60,247,530
3The Netherlands $56,373,536
4United Kingdom $31,131,053
5Belgium $30,521,547
6Canada $28,472,841
7Argentina $14,100,708
8France $12,765,305
9Mexico $12,714,985
10Brazil $7,263,415

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Miami $54,533,379
2New York City $17,932,371
3Los Angeles $13,337,019
4Great Falls, Mont. $3,106,592
5Chicago $3,000,116
6Seattle $2,653,903
7Detroit $1,991,048
8Buffalo $1,023,976
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $488,478
10El Paso $402,125

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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 14.58 percent compared to last year to $139.4 million.
  • Miami International Airport rose 16.19 percent compared to last year to $120.46 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 2.8 percent compared to last year to $77.67 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 1.37 percent compared to last year to $33.32 million.
  • Louisville, International Airport, Ky. totaled $10.99 million. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.

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. imports from No. 1 Germany decreased $50.88 million, 25.85 percent, (34.33 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Ireland increased $6.35 million, 11.79 percent, (14.17 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 The Netherlands decreased $3.31 million, 5.55 percent, (13.26 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $8.34 million, 21.12 percent, (7.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $1.74 million, 5.39 percent, (7.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 76.25 percent of all these Horses, other living equine animals imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $324.22 million of the $425.2 million total.

All totaled, 89.8 percent of all these Horses, other living equine animals imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $381.85 million of the $425.2 million total