Grapes Exports by Country

Grapes Exports by Country

Bunch of green grapes

International sales from fresh grapes exports by country totaled to US$8.3 billion in 2017.

Overall, the value of grapes exports rose by an average 6.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when shipments of fresh grapes were valued at $7.8 billion. The value of globally exported grapes appreciated by 4.5% from 2016 to 2017.

Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of grapes exported during 2017 with shipments valued at $2.5 billion or 29.8% of the global total. In second place were exporters from Latin America excluding Mexico but including the Caribbean at 23.5% while 19.2% of worldwide grapes shipments originated from Asia. North America came in at 13.8% followed by African shippers at 10.2% with Oceania (mainly Australia and New Zealand) at 3.5%.

The 6-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix is 080610 for fresh grapes.

Grapes Exports by Country

Countries

Below are the 15 countries that exported the highest dollar value worth of fresh grapes during 2017:

  1. Chile: US$1.2 billion (14.4% of total exported grapes)
  2. United States: $903.4 million (10.8%)
  3. Netherlands: $862.7 million (10.3%)
  4. Italy: $858.1 million (10.3%)
  5. China: $735.2 million (8.8%)
  6. Peru: $651.2 million (7.8%)
  7. South Africa: $541 million (6.5%)
  8. Hong Kong: $363.2 million (4.4%)
  9. Spain: $321.2 million (3.8%)
  10. Australia: $294.8 million (3.5%)
  11. Mexico: $246.1 million (2.9%)
  12. Egypt: $233 million (2.8%)
  13. Turkey: $195.5 million (2.3%)
  14. Greece: $149.8 million (1.8%)
  15. Uzbekistan: $98.6 million (1.2%)

By value, the listed 15 countries shipped 91.8% of global grapes exports in 2017.

Among the above countries, the fastest-growing grapes exporters since 2013 were: Uzbekistan (up 244.1%), China (up 173.7%), Mexico (up 63.7%) and Australia (up 49.4%).

Three exporters posted declines in their exported grapes sales namely Chile (down -23.1%), United States (down -16.6%) and Greece (down -13.4%).

Advantages

The following countries posted the highest positive net exports for fresh grapes during 2017. Investopedia defines net exports as the value of a country’s total exports minus the value of its total imports. Thus, the statistics below present the surplus between the value of each country’s grapes exports and its import purchases for that same commodity.

  1. Chile: US$1.2 billion (net export surplus down -23.2% since 2013)
  2. Italy: $804.2 million (up 4.4%)
  3. Peru: $648.8 million (up 47.7%)
  4. South Africa: $528 million (up 22.4%)
  5. Australia: $240.4 million (up 70.1%)
  6. Spain: $239.5 million (down -2.8%)
  7. Egypt: $230.2 million (up 27.1%)
  8. Turkey: $195.1 million (up 4.3%)
  9. Greece: $147.6 million (down -13.6%)
  10. China: $145.9 million (reversing a -$246.1 million deficit)
  11. Mexico: $101.7 million (up 513%)
  12. Uzbekistan: $98.6 million (up 244.3%)
  13. Namibia: $68.3 million (up 110.2%)
  14. Afghanistan: $61.3 million (up 839%)
  15. Brazil: $57.1 million (up 31.4%)

Chile has the highest surplus in the international trade of fresh grapes. In turn, this positive cashflow confirms Chile’s strong competitive advantage for this specific product category.

Opportunities

The following countries posted the highest negative net exports for fresh grapes during 2017. Investopedia defines net exports as the value of a country’s total exports minus the value of its total imports. Thus, the statistics below present the deficit between the value of each country’s grapes import purchases and its exports for that same commodity.

  1. United States: -US$816.7 million (net export deficit up 190.7% since 2013)
  2. United Kingdom: -$652.3 million (up 1.8%)
  3. Germany: -$641.6 million (up 4.7%)
  4. Canada: -$422.2 million (down -3.7%)
  5. Russia: -$396.8 million (down -21.2%)
  6. Vietnam: -$268 million (up 603.5%)
  7. Indonesia: -$230.6 million (up 128.5%)
  8. France: -$204.3 million (up 2.9%)
  9. Thailand: -$170.1 million (up 52.7%)
  10. Poland: -$166.4 million (up 2.7%)
  11. South Korea: -$142.1 million (down -18.9%)
  12. Hong Kong: -$129.9 million (up 4.3%)
  13. Belgium: -$94.3 million (down -1.9%)
  14. Switzerland: -$81.3 million (down -4.5%)
  15. Norway: -$78.1 million (down -18.6%)

The United States of America incurred the highest deficit in the international trade of grapes. In turn, this negative cashflow highlights America’s strong competitive disadvantage for this specific product category but also signals opportunities for grapes-supplying countries that help satisfy the powerful U.S. consumer demand.

Companies

Grapes Exporting Companies

Below is a sampling of American grape vineyards that play a role in the international trade of fresh grapes. Shown within parenthesis is the state where the business is headquartered.

  • Estee Vineyards Inc (New Jersey)
  • Grapevine of Gadsden (Florida)
  • Hermannhof (Missouri)
  • Rosenthal The Malibu Estate (California)
  • Sarver Winery (Oregon)
  • Stonington Vineyards Inc (Connecticut)
  • Victory View Vineyard (New York)
  • Vineyards of Kennesaw (Georgia)
  • Wageman Vineyard (New England)
  • Welchs (New York)

 

Searchable List of Grapes Exporting Countries

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RankExporter2017 Grapes Exports% World Total
1.ChileUS$1.2 billion14.4%
2.United States$903.4 million10.8%
3.Netherlands$862.7 million10.3%
4.Italy$858.1 million10.3%
5.China$735.2 million8.8%
6.Peru$651.2 million7.8%
7.South Africa$541 million6.5%
8.Hong Kong$363.2 million4.4%
9.Spain$321.2 million3.8%
10.Australia$294.8 million3.5%
11.Mexico$246.1 million2.9%
12.Egypt$233 million2.8%
13.Turkey$195.5 million2.3%
14.Greece$149.8 million1.8%
15.Uzbekistan$98.6 million1.2%
16.Brazil$96.2 million1.2%
17.Germany$72.1 million0.9%
18.Namibia$69.2 million0.8%
19.India$63.3 million0.8%
20.Afghanistan$61.4 million0.7%
21.Moldova$38.6 million0.5%
22.France$34.7 million0.4%
23.Japan$26.4 million0.3%
24.Slovenia$20.5 million0.2%
25.Belgium$20.3 million0.2%
26.United Kingdom$15.3 million0.2%
27.Austria$14.8 million0.2%
28.Macedonia$14.1 million0.2%
29.Portugal$12.7 million0.2%
30.Morocco$9 million0.1%
31.Denmark$8.7 million0.1%
32.South Korea$8.5 million0.1%
33.Singapore$8.3 million0.1%
34.Lebanon$7.3 million0.1%
35.Czech Republic$6.7 million0.1%
36.Latvia$6.6 million0.1%
37.Argentina$6.3 million0.1%
38.Lithuania$6 million0.1%
39.Saudi Arabia$4.5 million0.1%
40.Tajikistan$4 million0.05%
41.Iran$3.9 million0.05%
42.Slovakia$3.6 million0.04%
43.Poland$3.6 million0.04%
44.United Arab Emirates$3.5 million0.04%
45.Sweden$3.4 million0.04%
46.Israel$3.3 million0.04%
47.Armenia$2.7 million0.03%
48.Hungary$2.5 million0.03%
49.Ireland$2.4 million0.03%
50.Azerbaijan$1.9 million0.02%
51.Malaysia$1.9 million0.02%
52.Kyrgyzstan$1.6 million0.02%
53.Russia$1.6 million0.02%
54.Canada$1.3 million0.02%
55.Jordan$1.1 million0.01%
56.Kazakhstan$1.1 million0.01%
57.Bosnia/Herzegovina$924,0000.01%
58.Norway$764,0000.01%
59.Panama$760,0000.01%
60.Bulgaria$744,0000.01%
61.Serbia$714,0000.01%
62.Montenegro$697,0000.01%
63.Taiwan$628,0000.01%
64.New Zealand$598,0000.01%
65.Tunisia$593,0000.01%
66.Côte d'Ivoire$485,0000.01%
67.Oman$465,0000.01%
68.Luxembourg$447,0000.01%
69.Cyprus$438,0000.01%
70.Costa Rica$274,0000.003%
71.Yemen$273,0000.003%
72.Syria$271,0000.003%
73.Romania$267,0000.003%
74.Turkmenistan$242,0000.003%
75.Switzerland$183,0000.002%
76.Guatemala$182,0000.002%
77.Kuwait$175,0000.002%
78.Bangladesh$160,0000.002%
79.Croatia$148,0000.002%
80.Tanzania$138,0000.002%
81.Finland$118,0000.001%
82.Pakistan$112,0000.001%
83.Belarus$110,0000.001%
84.Thailand$101,0000.001%
85.Zambia$101,0000.001%
86.Georgia$98,0000.001%
87.Albania$94,0000.001%
88.Ecuador$76,0000.001%
89.Mauritius$72,0000.001%
90.Zimbabwe$55,0000.001%
91.Ukraine$50,0000.001%
92.Palestine$29,0000.0003%
93.Djibouti$27,0000.0003%
94.Estonia$23,0000.0003%
95.Uruguay$19,0000.0002%
96.Honduras$14,0000.0002%
97.Kenya$14,0000.0002%
98.Gabon$12,0000.0001%
99.El Salvador$11,0000.0001%
100.Vietnam$10,0000.0001%
101.Dominican Rep$8,0000.0001%
102.Greenland$8,0000.0001%
103.Iceland$8,0000.0001%
104.Bhutan$8,0000.0001%
105.US Minor Outlying Is$8,0000.0001%
106.Algeria$7,0000.0001%
107.Qatar$5,0000.0001%
108.Haiti$4,0000.00005%
109.Indonesia$1,0000.00001%
110.Ghana$1,0000.00001%
111.Cameroon$1,0000.00001%
112.Cuba$1,0000.00001%
113.New Caledonia$1,0000.00001%
114.Mozambique$1,0000.00001%
115.Senegal$1,0000.00001%
116.Togo$1,0000.00001%
117.Trinidad/Tobago$1,0000.00001%
118.Burkina Faso$1,0000.00001%


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Research Sources:
The World Factbook, Field Listing: Exports – Commodities, Central Intelligence Agency. Accessed on June 3, 2018

Trade Map, International Trade Centre. Accessed on June 3, 2018

Investopedia, Net Exports Definition. Accessed on June 3, 2018

SICCODES.com, Top Companies – SIC Code 0172 – Grapes. Accessed on June 3, 2018