Current data is through December 2019.

Imports: Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled

Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled, the No. 315 import by value totaled $80.88 million for the month of December, $1.07 billion through December 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

RankCountry2019
1Canada$653.96 M
2Poland$128.49 M
3Denmark$73.5 M
4Mexico$63.54 M
5United Kingdom$46.35 M
6Spain$33.12 M
7Brazil$27.06 M
8The Netherlands$22.42 M
9Ireland$16.85 M
10Chile$6.59 M
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U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 14.02 percent through December 2019 to $1.07 billion

U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 14.02 percent from $1.25 billion to $1.07 billion in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 315 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 288 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 December 2019 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 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full 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 Port of Newark, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 13.22 percent to $202.08 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 4.29 percent to $125.97 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 9.66 percent to $115.06 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 9.98 percent to $73.77 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 46.35 percent to $70.12 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 $63.97 million, 8.91 percent, (60.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Poland decreased $60.96 million, 32.18 percent, (11.96 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Denmark decreased $36.95 million, 33.45 percent, (6.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico decreased $953,301, 1.48 percent, (5.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $4.93 million, 9.62 percent, (4.31 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 89.88 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $965.84 million of the $1.07 billion total.

All totaled, 54.62 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $587.01 million of the $1.07 billion total.