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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Imports: Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled

Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled, the No. 297 import by value totaled $102.76 million for the month of March, $293.2 million through March of 2019, and $1.25 billion 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$157.23 M
2Poland$51.23 M
3Denmark$24.18 M
4Mexico$18.4 M
5United Kingdom$12.01 M
6Spain$8.57 M
7Brazil$8.28 M
8The Netherlands$5.81 M
9Ireland$4.99 M
10Chile$1.88 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $293.2 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $46,207,068
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $30,707,706
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $29,048,589
4Port of Newark $23,316,297
5Port of Philadelphia $17,766,398
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $17,386,424
7Port of Virginia $17,356,792
8Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $16,314,528
9Port of Baltimore, Md. $15,281,859
10Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $12,410,552

U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 14.53 percent through March to $293.2 million

U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 14.53 percent from $343.06 million to $293.2 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 297 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 259 for the last full year with a total value of $1.25 billion, a $152.01 million, 10.84 percent decreased from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Poland, No. 3 Denmark, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of Philadelphia.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Poland, No. 3 Denmark, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y., No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $157,233,623
2Poland $51,225,304
3Denmark $24,181,101
4Mexico $18,396,694
5United Kingdom $12,008,185
6Spain $8,571,795
7Brazil $8,275,768
8The Netherlands $5,814,810
9Ireland $4,994,973
10Chile $1,876,353

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $79,199,692
2Detroit $48,324,058
3Buffalo $45,756,625
4New York City $38,151,152
5Great Falls, Mont. $27,475,042
6Pembina, N.D. $26,932,498
7Norfolk $15,933,168
8Baltimore $15,513,569
9Los Angeles $15,444,938
10Phoenix/Nogales $14,652,301

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 29.78 percent compared to last year to $46.21 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 17.96 percent compared to last year to $30.71 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 22.94 percent compared to last year to $29.05 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 39.87 percent compared to last year to $23.32 million.
  • Port of Philadelphia rose 132.5 percent compared to last year to $17.77 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 Canada decreased $43.07 million, 21.5 percent, (53.63 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Poland decreased $6.68 million, 11.54 percent, (17.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Denmark decreased $4.55 million, 15.83 percent, (8.25 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.02 million, 5.86 percent, (6.27 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $355,698, 3.05 percent, (4.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.71 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $263.04 million of the $293.2 million total.

All totaled, 50.15 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $147.05 million of the $293.2 million total