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

Imports: Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled

Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled, the No. 288 import by value totaled $96.22 million for the month of December, $1.25 billion through December of 2018, and $1.4 billion 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
1Canada$717.93 M
2Poland$189.45 M
3Denmark$110.44 M
4Mexico$64.49 M
5United Kingdom$51.28 M
6Spain$32.58 M
7The Netherlands$28.04 M
8Brazil$23.08 M
9Ireland$21.49 M
10Chile$9.31 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.25 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $232,869,687
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $131,611,702
3Port of Newark $130,704,339
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $127,364,707
5Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $83,005,637
6Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $81,947,854
7Port of Baltimore, Md. $56,203,988
8Port of Los Angeles $45,862,379
9Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $40,551,336
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $39,050,284

U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 10.84 percent through December to $1.25 billion

U.S. imports of Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled decreased 10.84 percent from $1.4 billion to $1.25 billion 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 288 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 240 for the last full year with a total value of $1.4 billion, a $96.7 million, 7.41 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December 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 Port of Newark, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

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 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont..

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $717,933,516
2Poland $189,447,626
3Denmark $110,442,064
4Mexico $64,492,341
5United Kingdom $51,283,775
6Spain $32,575,197
7The Netherlands $28,037,443
8Brazil $23,081,090
9Ireland $21,489,907
10Chile $9,309,779

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Ogdensburg, N.Y. $60,924,075
2Detroit $38,080,606
3Buffalo $34,555,650
4New York City $32,755,290
5Great Falls, Mont. $21,374,814
6Pembina, N.D. $20,094,269
7Norfolk $14,052,703
8Philadelphia $11,289,256
9Phoenix/Nogales $11,200,355
10Los Angeles $10,819,458

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. fell 12.59 percent compared to last year to $232.87 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 22.45 percent compared to last year to $131.61 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 0.56 percent compared to last year to $130.7 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 18.87 percent compared to last year to $127.36 million.
  • Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. fell 27.38 percent compared to last year to $83.01 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 $150.93 million, 17.37 percent, (57.44 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Poland decreased $15.19 million, 7.42 percent, (15.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Denmark decreased $1.53 million, 1.36 percent, (8.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $13.28 million, 25.94 percent, (5.16 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom increased $11.22 million, 28.01 percent, (4.1 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 90.7 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.13 billion of the $1.25 billion total.

All totaled, 56.45 percent of all these Pork meat, fresh, frozen or chilled imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $705.56 million of the $1.25 billion total