Brazil's share of the global meats market continues to increase rapidly

Percent of global export (value)

Line graph with 2 lines and 19 points per line.

Line 1, United States.
Point 1, 1993 is 16.2%.
Point 2, is 20.1%.
Point 3, 1995 is 25.8%.
Point 4, is 27.4%.
Point 5, 1997 is 29.5%.
Point 6, is 31.1%.
Point 7, 1999 is 29.9%.
Point 8, is 29.8%.
Point 9, 2001 is 30.7%.
Point 10, is 27%.
Point 11, 2003 is 26.3%.
Point 12, is 21.9%.
Point 13, 2005 is 22.5%.
Point 14, is 24.4%.
Point 15, 2007 is 26.2%.
Point 16, is 30.1%.
Point 17, 2009 is 29.9%.
Point 18, is 29.2%.
Point 19, 2011 is 29.5%.
Line 2, Brazil.
Point 1, 1993 is 7.4%.
Point 2, is 6.9%.
Point 3, 1995 is 5.8%.
Point 4, is 6.8%.
Point 5, 1997 is 7.6%.
Point 6, is 8.4%.
Point 7, 1999 is 9.9%.
Point 8, is 11.1%.
Point 9, 2001 is 15.9%.
Point 10, is 19.9%.
Point 11, 2003 is 22.5%.
Point 12, is 27%.
Point 13, 2005 is 28.2%.
Point 14, is 26.8%.
Point 15, 2007 is 29.6%.
Point 16, is 26.7%.
Point 17, 2009 is 27.7%.
Point 18, is 26.4%.
Point 19, 2011 is 27%.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service using data from FAS/USDA, PS&D data