Monthly Export Data - Pork Checkoff

Monthly Pork Export Data

Updated September 8, 2022

Learn what’s happening in the global economy this month and the impacts on pork trade.

Read more about 2022 YTD export results in the USMEF press release.

The information on this page reflects pork export performance through July 2022 based on data that was released on September 7, 2022.

Source: USDA Foreign Agricultural Service and USMEF.
Export data reported in product weight. Contact the Pork Checkoff for more information.

$4.2 Billion

Value of U.S. Pork Exported YTD

Total U.S. pork exports through July 2022 was valued at $4.2 billion, which is down 15% from a year ago.

Top 10 Markets by Value

2022 YTD top markets for U.S. pork exports by value compared to 2021.

U.S. Pork Export Value

Total value of U.S. pork exports to the top 10 markets in millions USD.

This chart compares 2022 YTD value to the 3-year and 5-year average for each market.

1.5 Million

Volume of U.S. Pork Exported YTD in Metric Tons

Total U.S. pork export volume through July 2022 was 1.5 million metric tons (product weight), which is down 17% from the export volume one year ago.

Top 10 Markets by Volume

2022 YTD top markets for U.S. pork exports by volume (in thousand metric tons) compared to 2021.

U.S. Pork Export Volume

Total volume of U.S. pork exports to top 10 markets each month in thousand metric tons (product weight).

This chart compares 2022 YTD volume to the 3-year and 5-year average for each market.

Source: : USDA Foreign Agricultural Service and USMEF. Contact the Pork Checkoff for more information.

2021 Pork Export Data

U.S. pork exports set a new value record in 2021, topping $8.1 billion for the first time. In total, more than 3 million metric tons of pork was exported to other markets.

International Market Development Strategy

The Checkoff has developed an international market development strategy to build confidence in U.S. pork in a diverse global protein market. We look for areas to differentiate U.S. pork from competitors and add value and opportunity into other markets.