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

Imports: Misc. dead animal products

Misc. dead animal products, the No. 417 import by value totaled $53.78 million for the month of December, $728.04 million through December of 2018, and $653.4 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
1China$211.15 M
2Canada$92.39 M
3Mexico$72.86 M
4New Zealand$67.61 M
5Brazil$53.89 M
6Australia$40.6 M
7Colombia$33.62 M
8France$18.11 M
9Paraguay$14.96 M
10Germany$14.01 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $728.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Long Beach $86,501,677
2Port of Newark $76,766,642
3Port of Philadelphia $72,111,792
4Port of Los Angeles $66,209,446
5Port Laredo $66,203,339
6Port of Houston $55,663,346
7Port of New York $35,724,054
8Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $29,746,648
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $25,367,229
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $20,324,684

U.S. imports of Misc. dead animal products increased 11.42 percent through December to $728.04 million

U.S. imports of Misc. dead animal products increased 11.42 percent from $653.4 million to $728.04 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 417 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 426 for the last full year with a total value of $653.4 million, a $68.13 million, 11.64 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Brazil. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Long Beach, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port Laredo.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Brazil and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of Philadelphia, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of Long Beach.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $211,152,310
2Canada $92,390,406
3Mexico $72,857,212
4New Zealand $67,611,875
5Brazil $53,894,139
6Australia $40,603,724
7Colombia $33,615,700
8France $18,107,257
9Paraguay $14,956,046
10Germany $14,013,473

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Louis $24,231,231
2Los Angeles $19,871,324
3New York City $19,018,690
4Philadelphia $18,426,347
5Laredo $16,544,308
6Chicago $14,516,777
7Houston $11,714,271
8Pembina, N.D. $8,146,693
9San Francisco $6,312,489
10Detroit $4,902,572

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Long Beach rose 76.81 percent compared to last year to $86.5 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 6.51 percent compared to last year to $76.77 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 17.76 percent compared to last year to $72.11 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 9.76 percent compared to last year to $66.21 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 0.85 percent compared to last year to $66.2 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. imports from No. 1 China increased $44.3 million, 26.55 percent, (29 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $11.41 million, 10.99 percent, (12.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico decreased $10.03 million, 12.11 percent, (10.01 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand increased $12.54 million, 22.77 percent, (9.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Brazil decreased $1.36 million, 2.46 percent, (7.4 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 68.39 percent of all these Misc. dead animal products imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $497.91 million of the $728.04 million total.

All totaled, 50.52 percent of all these Misc. dead animal products imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $367.79 million of the $728.04 million total