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

Imports: Prepared or preserved meat

Prepared or preserved meat, the No. 383 import by value totaled $64.35 million for the month of February, $137.01 million through February of 2019, and $912.38 million 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$53.61 M
2Brazil$39.71 M
3Uruguay$9.51 M
4New Zealand$7.79 M
5Poland$7.29 M
6Italy$6.2 M
7Mexico$4.97 M
8Chile$3.1 M
9Denmark$2.35 M
10Australia$1.52 M
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January – February 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $137.01 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $40,101,753
2Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $33,533,746
3Port of Los Angeles $14,717,343
4Port of Newark $9,248,685
5Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. $6,705,375
6Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico $5,934,516
7Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $4,845,698
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,702,495
9Sweetgrass Border Crossing, Mont. $2,887,032
10Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,630,183

U.S. imports of Prepared or preserved meat increased 2.27 percent through February to $137.01 million

U.S. imports of Prepared or preserved meat increased 2.27 percent from $133.97 million to $137.01 million through the first two 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 383 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 377 for the last full year with a total value of $912.38 million, a $127.88 million, 16.30 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through February of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Uruguay, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Poland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Brazil, No. 3 Uruguay, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Newark and No. 5 Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

January – February 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $53,611,970
2Brazil $39,705,805
3Uruguay $9,513,666
4New Zealand $7,790,591
5Poland $7,290,289
6Italy $6,196,695
7Mexico $4,973,659
8Chile $3,101,517
9Denmark $2,354,183
10Australia $1,520,430

January – February 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $76,334,115
2Detroit $68,499,099
3New York City $26,247,582
4Los Angeles $24,945,807
5San Juan $21,318,086
6Ogdensburg, N.Y. $14,743,421
7Pembina, N.D. $10,460,900
8Seattle $8,441,596
9Great Falls, Mont. $8,040,895
10Buffalo $7,400,974

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Philadelphia rose 27.47 percent compared to last year to $40.1 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 7.13 percent compared to last year to $33.53 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 19.81 percent compared to last year to $14.72 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 32.51 percent compared to last year to $9.25 million.
  • Rouses Point / Lacolle Border Crossing, N.Y. rose 20.03 percent compared to last year to $6.71 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 $1.18 million, 2.15 percent, (39.13 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Brazil increased $2.59 million, 6.96 percent, (28.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Uruguay increased $3.2 million, 50.57 percent, (6.94 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand increased $1.65 million, 26.93 percent, (5.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Poland increased $1.24 million, 20.42 percent, (5.32 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 86.06 percent of all these Prepared or preserved meat imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $117.91 million of the $137.01 million total.

All totaled, 76.13 percent of all these Prepared or preserved meat imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $104.31 million of the $137.01 million total