U.S. Beer Exports in 2022
Total Export Value
Compound Average Growth
Top 10 Markets for Beer in 2022
|Market||Total Value (USD)|
|Bahamas, The||$30.48 Million|
|European Union||$22.02 Million|
|South Korea||$18.37 Million|
|Dominican Republic||$14.17 Million|
Data and Analysis
Dominican Republic: The DR to Halt Implementation of Traceability System for Imported Alcoholic Beverages Until 2023
On September 29, 2021, the General Directorate of Internal Tax (DGII) of the Dominican Republic (DR) issued Regulation 07-21 implementing the Fiscal Control and Traceability System for Alcoholic Beverages and Cigars (TRAFICO) to tackle illicit trade and tax evasion in the alcoholic beverage and cigarette sectors.
Japan’s National Tax Agency (NTA) proposed 9 new geographical indications (GIs) for alcoholic beverages from the United Kingdom. NTA will accept public comments on the proposal through January 16, 2023.
Hong Kong is an open market offering good opportunities for U.S. beer exporters. Over the last two years, both beer imports and domestic sales have been stable despite the pandemic. In 2021, Hong Kong’s global beer imports held steady from the previous year at $115 million, making the city the fourteenth largest beer import market in the world. Domestic beer sales recovered 9 percent from 2020 at $732 million.