Monthly Pork Export Data
Updated May 5, 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 March 2022 based on data that was released on May 4, 2022.
Value of U.S. Pork Exported YTD
Total U.S. pork exports to other markets through March 2022 was valued at $1.7 billion, which is down 17% from a year ago.
Top 7 Markets by Value
2022 YTD top markets for U.S. pork exports by value compared to 2021.
Total value of U.S. pork exports to other markets each month in millions USD.
Volume of U.S. Pork Exported YTD in Pounds
Total U.S. pork export volume to other markets through March 2022 was 1.3 billion pounds (product weight), which is down 20% from the export volume one year ago.
Top 7 Markets by Volume
2022 YTD top markets for U.S. pork exports by volume (in millions of pounds) compared to 2021.
Total volume of U.S. pork exported to other markets each month in millions of pounds (product weight).
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 6.4 billion pounds 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.