U.S. Trade with Mexico in 2021

Export Market Rank
#3 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$26.49 Billion
3-Year Average
$21.88 Billion
Compound Average Growth
3% (2012-2021)
Total Export Value 2012 - 2021
Export Value by Commodity 2021

Top 10 Exports to Mexico in 2021

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Corn $4.7 Billion 16.84 Million $2.72 Billion 86%
Soybeans $2.62 Billion 4.86 Million $1.79 Billion 41%
Dairy Products $1.79 Billion 582,713 $1.41 Billion 46%
Pork & Pork Products $1.68 Billion 874,611 $1.35 Billion 49%
Poultry Meat & Prods. (ex. Eggs) $1.33 Billion 899,624 $1.07 Billion 26%
Wheat $1.29 Billion 4.15 Million $854.53 Million 15%
Beef & Beef Products $1.06 Billion 200,599 $1 Billion 29%
Forest Products $948.91 Million --- $686.18 Million 63%
Soybean Meal $840.98 Million 1.78 Million $715.92 Million 30%
Food Preparations $770.3 Million 138,944 $553.31 Million 64%

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Data and Analysis

On January 6, 2022, the Mexican Government published in the Official Gazette (DOF) the “Decree by which the payment of import duties is exempted, and administrative facilities are granted to various items of the basic basket and basic consumption of...
World Production, Markets, and Trade Report

Dairy Monthly Imports

This monthly report includes information on U.S. and global imports of dairy products, including maximum quantities that can be imported under tariff-rate quota licensing.
International Agricultural Trade Report

Spotlight: Top U.S. Fruit Export Markets

The volume of U.S. fresh, dried, and processed fruit exports between 2012/13 and 2021/22 dropped 29 percent to 2.9 million metric tons[1]. However, a 25-percent gain in unit value during this period softened the decrease in value to just 11 percent lower as trade dropped $700 million to $6.0 billion.

News and Features

USDA Under Secretary Alexis Taylor and USTR Chief Agricultural Negotiator Doug McKalip met with Mexican officials regarding the presidential decree to phase out the use and importation of genetically engineered corn and other products.
January 19, 2023
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to Mexico

Private exporters reported sales of 195,000 MT of corn for delivery to Mexico during MY 2022/2023.
January 10, 2023
Export Sales Announcement

Export Sales to Mexico

Private exporters reported sales of 174,181 MT of soybeans for delivery to Mexico during MY 2022/2023.

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