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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 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 $88.16 million for the month of December, $1.01 billion through December 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$709.34 M
2New Zealand$285.62 M
3Chile$3.51 M
4Iceland$3.3 M
5Mexico$2.32 M
6Uruguay$1.41 M
7Canada$994,029
8China$152,291
9Mozambique$107,044
10Denmark$4,480
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $1.01 billion

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Philadelphia $620,600,280
2Port of Los Angeles $180,085,771
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $66,665,415
4Port of San Francisco, Calif. $43,685,526
5Port Miami $25,583,132
6Port Everglades, Fla. $18,666,192
7Port of Long Beach $10,976,941
8Port of Houston $10,120,513
9Los Angeles International Airport $7,607,245
10San Francisco International Airport, Calif. $7,520,324

U.S. imports of Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen increased 5.94 percent through December to $1.01 billion

U.S. imports of Sheep or goat meat, fresh, chilled or frozen increased 5.94 percent from $950.31 million to $1.01 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 344 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 329 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 December 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Australia $709,336,843
2New Zealand $285,619,358
3Chile $3,512,239
4Iceland $3,300,250
5Mexico $2,324,017
6Uruguay $1,406,787
7Canada $994,029
8China $152,291
9Mozambique $107,044
10Denmark $4,480

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Philadelphia $150,776,201
2Los Angeles $45,402,951
3San Francisco $36,065,169
4Miami $10,836,156
5Houston $1,330,130
6Seattle $918,887
7New York City $876,826
8Laredo $558,841
9Detroit $494,473
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $277,029

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Philadelphia rose 3.69 percent compared to last year to $620.6 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 5.41 percent compared to last year to $180.09 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 24.4 percent compared to last year to $66.67 million.
  • Port of San Francisco, Calif. rose 25.11 percent compared to last year to $43.69 million.
  • Port Miami fell 28.83 percent compared to last year to $25.58 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 $14.33 million, 2.06 percent, (70.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 New Zealand increased $40.34 million, 16.45 percent, (28.37 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Chile decreased $1.53 million, 30.33 percent, (0.35 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Iceland increased $316,864, 10.62 percent, (0.33 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Mexico increased $1.32 million, 131.43 percent, (0.23 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.74 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 December of this year. That is equal to $1 billion of the $1.01 billion total.

All totaled, 93.03 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 December of this year. That is equal to $936.62 million of the $1.01 billion total