U.S. beef trade

Million lbs.

Line graph with 2 lines and 23 points per line.

Line 1, Beef and veal imports.
Point 1, 1989 is 2179.
Point 2, 1990 is 2356.
Point 3, 1991 is 2407.
Point 4, 1992 is 2440.
Point 5, 1993 is 2401.
Point 6, 1994 is 2371.
Point 7, 1995 is 2103.
Point 8, 1996 is 2072.
Point 9, 1997 is 2344.
Point 10, 1998 is 2643.
Point 11, 1999 is 2873.
Point 12, 2000 is 3032.
Point 13, 2001 is 3163.
Point 14, 2002 is 3217.
Point 15, 2003 is 3005.
Point 16, 2004 is 3679.
Point 17, 2005 is 3598.
Point 18, 2006 is 3084.
Point 19, 2007 is 3052.
Point 20, 2008 is 2538.
Point 21, 2009 is 2626.
Point 22, 2010 is 2296.
Point 23, 2011 is 2056.
Line 2, Beef and veal exports.
Point 1, 1989 is 1135.
Point 2, 1990 is 1006.
Point 3, 1991 is 1188.
Point 4, 1992 is 1323.
Point 5, 1993 is 1275.
Point 6, 1994 is 1610.
Point 7, 1995 is 1820.
Point 8, 1996 is 1878.
Point 9, 1997 is 2135.
Point 10, 1998 is 2170.
Point 11, 1999 is 2411.
Point 12, 2000 is 2468.
Point 13, 2001 is 2269.
Point 14, 2002 is 2447.
Point 15, 2003 is 2518.
Point 16, 2004 is 460.
Point 17, 2005 is 697.
Point 18, 2006 is 1144.
Point 19, 2007 is 1433.
Point 20, 2008 is 1996.
Point 21, 2009 is 1934.
Point 22, 2010 is 2299.
Point 23, 2011 is 2788.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service, Livestock and Meat Trade Data, http://www.ers.usda.gov/Data/MeatTrade/