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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Hops

Hops, the No. 612 export by value totaled $14.05 million for the month of October, $154.36 million through October of 2018, and $169.93 million for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$32.16 M
2United Kingdom$22.93 M
3Belgium$21.88 M
4Germany$17.84 M
5Australia$9.1 M
6Brazil$8.1 M
7China$5.86 M
8Japan$5.61 M
9Argentina$5.41 M
10Colombia$4.69 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $154.36 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $46,843,144
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $41,561,613
3Port of Tacoma, Wash. $18,740,601
4Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,521,817
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $5,674,181
6Port of Virginia $4,023,722
7Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $3,725,506
8Port of New York $2,894,969
9Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,727,662
10Port Laredo $1,877,501

U.S. exports of Hops increased 12.23 percent through October to $154.36 million

U.S. exports of Hops increased 12.23 percent from $137.53 million to $154.36 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 612 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 623 for the last full year with a total value of $169.93 million, a $36.72 million, 27.56 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 United Kingdom, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Australia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. and No. 5 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 United Kingdom, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Belgium, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 3 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 4 Port of New York and No. 5 Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $32,155,208
2United Kingdom $22,928,232
3Belgium $21,881,066
4Germany $17,836,178
5Australia $9,103,244
6Brazil $8,102,984
7China $5,855,554
8Japan $5,609,537
9Argentina $5,405,142
10Colombia $4,688,100

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $30,093,586
2Detroit $2,753,855
3Buffalo $1,409,110
4Washington, D.C. $1,020,000
5Norfolk $808,878
6Laredo $621,240
7Ogdensburg, N.Y. $437,318
8Miami $435,147
9New York City $379,847
10Los Angeles $326,885

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 60.64 percent compared to last year to $46.84 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 14.78 percent compared to last year to $41.56 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 20.81 percent compared to last year to $18.74 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 34.04 percent compared to last year to $8.52 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. rose 60.33 percent compared to last year to $5.67 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Canada increased $7.61 million, 31.03 percent, (20.83 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 United Kingdom decreased $8.92 million, 28.02 percent, (14.85 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $6.4 million, 41.31 percent, (14.18 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $4.81 million, 36.92 percent, (11.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $1.03 million, 12.75 percent, (5.9 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 67.31 percent of all these Hops exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $103.9 million of the $154.36 million total.

All totaled, 78.61 percent of all these Hops exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $121.34 million of the $154.36 million total