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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Exports: Hops

Hops, the No. 562 export by value totaled $10.61 million for the month of August, $146.63 million through August of 2019, and $190.94 million for all of 2018, 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$29.34 M
2Germany$21.84 M
3Belgium$21.36 M
4United Kingdom$18.94 M
5Australia$11.95 M
6Brazil$9.12 M
7Japan$6.36 M
8Argentina$4.57 M
9Colombia$3.81 M
10New Zealand$3.1 M
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $146.63 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $59,110,940
2Port of Seattle, Wash. $42,614,153
3Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $8,730,007
4Port of Tacoma, Wash. $7,680,903
5Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $3,747,847
6Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $2,786,674
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,273,129
8Sault Ste Marie International Bridge, Mich. $2,064,943
9Miami International Airport $1,850,263
10Port of Virginia $1,805,693

U.S. exports of Hops increased 12.57 percent through August to $146.63 million

U.S. exports of Hops increased 12.57 percent from $130.26 million to $146.63 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 562 through August among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 593 for the last full year with a total value of $190.94 million, a $21.01 million, 12.36 percent increase from the 2017 total.

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

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Belgium, No. 3 United Kingdom, 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..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $29,337,957
2Germany $21,844,235
3Belgium $21,361,856
4United Kingdom $18,942,838
5Australia $11,949,235
6Brazil $9,116,903
7Japan $6,357,247
8Argentina $4,573,925
9Colombia $3,813,165
10New Zealand $3,099,732

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $60,475,639
2Detroit $5,458,137
3Buffalo $1,534,956
4Laredo $1,153,630
5Los Angeles $1,098,504
6Washington, D.C. $1,020,000
7Norfolk $816,016
8Miami $735,463
9Ogdensburg, N.Y. $703,573
10New York City $683,565

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 44.65 percent compared to last year to $59.11 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 31.79 percent compared to last year to $42.61 million.
  • Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. rose 22.35 percent compared to last year to $8.73 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 55.36 percent compared to last year to $7.68 million.
  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 16.66 percent compared to last year to $3.75 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 $3.87 million, 15.18 percent, (20.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Germany increased $4.67 million, 27.2 percent, (14.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Belgium increased $1.79 million, 9.13 percent, (14.57 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $114,820, 0.6 percent, (12.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Australia increased $4.74 million, 65.81 percent, (8.15 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 70.54 percent of all these Hops exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $103.44 million of the $146.63 million total.

All totaled, 83.12 percent of all these Hops exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $121.88 million of the $146.63 million total