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

Imports: Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen

Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen, the No. 344 import by value totaled $62.94 million for the month of October, $834.78 million through October of 2018, and $950.31 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
1Australia$592 M
2New Zealand$232.44 M
3Chile$3.51 M
4Iceland$3.3 M
5Mexico$1.49 M
6Uruguay$989,079
7Canada$786,165
8China$152,291
9Mozambique$107,044
10Denmark$4,480
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $834.78 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $516,674,508
2Port of Los Angeles $159,102,235
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $46,370,353
4Port of San Francisco, Calif. $33,512,387
5Port Miami $22,384,282
6Port Everglades, Fla. $15,709,084
7Port of Houston $9,316,081
8Port of Long Beach $7,445,109
9San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $6,125,372
10Los Angeles International Airport $5,019,882

U.S. imports of Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen increased 4.15 percent through October to $834.78 million

U.S. imports of Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen increased 4.15 percent from $801.49 million to $834.78 million through the first 10 months of 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 344 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 328 for the last full year with a total value of $950.31 million, a $191.84 million, 25.29 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 New Zealand, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Iceland and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of San Francisco, Calif. and No. 5 Port Miami.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Australia, No. 2 New Zealand, No. 3 Chile, No. 4 Iceland and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Philadelphia, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port Miami and No. 5 Port of San Francisco, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $591,996,491
2New Zealand $232,444,890
3Chile $3,512,239
4Iceland $3,300,250
5Mexico $1,489,674
6Uruguay $989,079
7Canada $786,165
8China $152,291
9Mozambique $107,044
10Denmark $4,480

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $98,216,904
2Los Angeles $31,511,783
3San Francisco $19,267,672
4Miami $7,924,213
5Houston $783,815
6Seattle $710,851
7Detroit $494,473
8Laredo $205,566
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $181,315
10New York City $168,357

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Philadelphia rose 1.07 percent compared to last year to $516.67 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 10.83 percent compared to last year to $159.1 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 8.6 percent compared to last year to $46.37 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 21.68 percent compared to last year to $33.51 million.
  • Port Miami fell 27.12 percent compared to last year to $22.38 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 Australia increased $8.54 million, 1.46 percent, (70.92 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 New Zealand increased $24.09 million, 11.56 percent, (27.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Chile decreased $1.53 million, 30.33 percent, (0.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Iceland increased $334,444, 11.28 percent, (0.4 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $625,993, 72.48 percent, (0.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.76 percent of all these Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $832.74 million of the $834.78 million total.

All totaled, 93.2 percent of all these Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $778.04 million of the $834.78 million total