World Beef Exports: Ranking Of Countries

India is projected to be the largest exporter of beef in the world in 2015 followed by Australia & Brazil. Beef exports in India include carabeef.

Australia passes Brazil as 2nd largest beef exporter

India is projected to be the largest exporter of beef in the world in 2015 followed by Australia & Brazil.  Beef exports in India include carabeef.

Four (4) countries are projected to export more than 1 million metric tons of beef in 2015.  India, Brazil Australia & the United States.

Australia takes over the 2nd spot from Brazil in 2015.

 

World 9,990,000 9,601,000 -389,000
Rank Country 2014 2015 Change
1 India 2,082,000 2,000,000 -82,000
2 Australia 1,851,000 1,815,000 -36,000
3 Brazil 1,909,000 1,625,000 -284,000
4 United States 1,167,000 1,035,000 -132,000
5 New Zealand 579,000 590,000 11,000
6 Paraguay 389,000 400,000 11,000
7 Canada 378,000 375,000 -3,000
8 Uruguay 350,000 360,000 10,000
9 EU 300,000 300,000 0
10 Mexico 194,000 245,000 51,000
11 Argentina 197,000 230,000 33,000
12 Belarus 184,000 195,000 11,000
13 Nicaragua 133,000 125,000 -8,000
14 Pakistan 59,000 65,000 6,000
15 South Africa 44,000 60,000 16,000
16 Ukraine 30,000 45,000 15,000
17 Costa Rica 23,000 25,000 2,000
18 China 30,000 20,000 -10,000
19 Saudi Arabia 20,000 20,000 0
20 Malaysia 11,000 13,000 2,000
21 Bosnia 2,000 10,000 8,000
22 Chile 6,000 10,000 4,000
23 Russia 10,000 8,000 -2,000
24 Honduras 7,000 6,000 -1,000
25 Colombia 13,000 5,000 -8,000
26 Guatemala 4,000 5,000 1,000
27 South Korea 3,000 5,000 2,000
28 Switzerland 3,000 3,000 0
29 Japan 1,000 2,000 1,000
30 Lebanon 4,000 2,000 -2,000
31 Kazakhstan 1,000 1,000 0
32 Philippines 1,000 1,000 0
33 Azerbaijan 3,000 0 -3,000
34 Jamaica 1,000 0 -1,000
35 Taiwan 1,000 0 -1,000
Source:  FAS/USDA (metric tons)