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

Imports: Hops

Hops, the No. 898 import by value totaled $1.99 million for the month of October, $56.46 million through October of 2018, and $58.9 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Germany$29.79 M
2Australia$11.37 M
3New Zealand$7.26 M
4United Kingdom$4.7 M
5Czech Republic$1.06 M
6Slovenia$1.02 M
7South Africa$526,685
8Canada$321,249
9France$268,972
10Belgium$107,699
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $56.46 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Seattle, Wash. $19,077,943
2Port of Newark $16,288,506
3Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $6,347,725
4Port of Houston $2,657,212
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $2,244,636
6Port of Tacoma, Wash. $2,212,252
7Port of Virginia $1,705,272
8Port of Los Angeles $1,661,643
9Port of Oakland, Calif. $922,739
10Port of Philadelphia $753,446

U.S. imports of Hops increased 10.98 percent through October to $56.46 million

U.S. imports of Hops increased 10.98 percent from $50.87 million to $56.46 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 898 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 903 for the last full year with a total value of $58.9 million, a $7.24 million, 14.01 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Germany, No. 2 Australia, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 Czech Republic. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Germany $29,791,420
2Australia $11,367,675
3New Zealand $7,260,451
4United Kingdom $4,699,422
5Czech Republic $1,061,356
6Slovenia $1,022,925
7South Africa $526,685
8Canada $321,249
9France $268,972
10Belgium $107,699

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $7,261,812
2New York City $1,512,248
3Chicago $1,304,686
4Houston $440,203
5New Orleans $285,853
6Great Falls, Mont. $157,642
7Portland/Columbia-Snake River $96,975
8St. Louis $24,099
9Los Angeles $21,189
10Buffalo $11,038

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:

  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 18.23 percent compared to last year to $19.08 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 71.22 percent compared to last year to $16.29 million.
  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. rose 16.1 percent compared to last year to $6.35 million.
  • Port of Houston rose 27.48 percent compared to last year to $2.66 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 702.7 percent compared to last year to $2.24 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. imports from No. 1 Germany increased $3.37 million, 12.77 percent, (52.77 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Australia increased $108,268, 0.96 percent, (20.14 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 New Zealand increased $2.69 million, 58.99 percent, (12.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom increased $1.15 million, 32.45 percent, (8.32 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Czech Republic decreased $1.2 million, 53.02 percent, (1.88 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 95.97 percent of all these Hops imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $54.18 million of the $56.46 million total.

All totaled, 82.57 percent of all these Hops imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $46.62 million of the $56.46 million total