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This data set contains monthly and annual data for imports and exports of live cattle, hogs, sheep, and goats, as well as beef and veal, pork, lamb and mutton, chicken meat, turkey meat, and eggs. The data report physical quantities, not dollar values or unit prices. Data on beef and veal, pork, and lamb and mutton are on a carcass-weight-equivalent basis. Breakdowns by country are included. Unless otherwise indicated, historical data are available from 1989.

For help understanding the data, see the Documentation.

Data Available to Download

  • Livestock and meat trade data: The compressed ZIP file (~10 MB) contains two CSV files: one with
    export data and one with import data. (Last updated: July 2012)

Last updated: Monday, July 07, 2014

For more information contact: Lindsay Kuberka