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The U.S. ranks 6th in chicken exports

31 August 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2007 the U.S. exported 51,828,000 chickens, or 5.5% of the world’s total chicken exports. That was enough to make the United States rank sixth out of eighty-nine chicken-exporting countries. The Netherlands ranked first, exporting 185,234,000 chickens, or 19.6% of the world total.