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Canada Top Destination for High Value US Ag Exports

26 March 2015

USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

US - In 2014, Canada remained the top destination for US exports of high-value agricultural products, with a total of $17.2 billion.

Canada accounted for 25.6 per cent of total US consumer-oriented agricultural exports. Some of the top export categories include: fresh and processed fruits and vegetables, meat, prepared food, snack food, wine and beer, and pet food.

Overall, at $21.9 billion, Canada is the second largest export market for US agricultural products.

Canada is followed in second place by Mexico, at $9.3 billion, and in third place by Japan at $6.5 billion.

Overall, US exports of consumer-oriented products in 2014 totaled $67.4 billion representing 45 per cent of total US agricultural exports.

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