Table 57
UNITED STATES IMPORTS OF MALT BEVERAGES*
Quantities 24/12 Oz. Cases-All Types of Containers-Calendar Years
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Canada 28,334,413 29,961,233 29,010,524 28,730,531 29,570,206 35,655,786 43,902,383 42,050,233 42,318,228 41,432,330
Mexico 29,644,741 23,365,306 22,090,708 18,910,474 21,080,165 23,276,447 26,915,799 34,277,681 43,911,641 59,998,897
  Total North America 57,979,154 53,326,539 51,101,232 47,641,005 50,650,371 58,932,233 70,818,182 76,327,914 86,229,869 101,431,227
  Central America 50,986 56,674 53,440 70,304 65,655 71,897 102,449 123,342 135,377 137,244
Jamaica 441,620 382,755 474,474 304,416 451,628 569,865 667,001 724,078 771,969 932,533
Dominican Republic 60,944 96,434 72,033 183,616 186,813 178,978 201,798 271,023 909,931 1,625,274
Other Caribbean(R) 476,515 145,770 57,895 52,292 28,791 27,139 59,201 59,304 71,986 80,719
  Total Caribbean 979,079 624,959 604,402 540,324 667,232 775,982 928,000 1,054,405 1,753,886 2,638,526
  South America 338,193 364,168 349,474 250,070 261,598 288,686 246,193 205,315 270,562 466,996
United Kingdom 3,906,561 3,958,747 4,402,355 4,530,925 5,072,751 5,827,341 7,312,536 8,314,864 9,375,394 10,917,987
Ireland 2,288,066 2,948,324 3,273,732 3,509,826 4,012,065 4,478,921 4,444,502 4,916,778 5,769,310 7,719,057
Denmark 751,276 788,705 734,270 684,580 763,993 810,008 793,846 724,147 606,961 430,554
Netherlands 36,524,537 35,308,179 36,607,036 31,172,154 33,739,604 37,021,147 41,314,919 43,931,458 48,036,032 51,376,886
Czech Republic 226,486 209,074 264,910 284,118 183,523 587,633 550,586 748,640 657,307 860,586
Germany 15,842,883 14,296,116 14,970,773 11,890,097 12,310,249 12,340,132 12,280,431 13,117,401 12,915,378 13,979,789
Italy 205,989 243,116 267,327 313,053 357,784 418,626 451,644 510,838 555,432 520,202
France 224,585 222,932 260,444 224,108 333,806 324,740 384,589 192,043 149,646 135,702
Belgium 79,477 92,417 100,940 78,148 148,680 120,443 179,803 253,179 233,140 287,216
Sweden 67,389 63,919 19,839 66,776 186 18,906 13,092 1,065
Norway 102,003 121,745 66,016 67,043 46,825 26,830 15,791 13,233 16,970 13,650
Other Europe 414,573 377,173 446,295 266,170 252,955 285,577 362,262 298,337 453,509 498,662
  Total Europe 60,633,825 58,630,447 61,413,937 53,086,998 57,222,421 62,260,304 68,104,001 73,020,918 78,769,079 86,741,356
China 1,364,124 800,986 944,192 1,004,434 909,979 1,044,676 674,128 934,205 741,580 806,704
Japan 2,377,647 2,077,538 2,005,790 2,229,523 2,384,028 1,961,574 1,723,216 1,451,145 1,453,267 1,400,342
India 41,505 61,522 77,792 72,440 85,513 108,468 77,293 92,564 75,619 88,307
Philippines 395,268 204,927 288,828 134,914 109,457 90,596 45 16,641 3,067
Thailand 216,659 211,987 215,812 221,952 245,001 230,590 230,836 228,562 231,609 228,027
Korea 118,810 103,252 158,155 184,032 190,367 169,508 172,409 252,414 232,314 236,581
Other Asia 155,234 88,645 78,455 50,735 31,455 24,919 73,288 108,855 94,700 85,972
  Total Asia 4,669,247 3,548,857 3,769,024 3,898,030 3,955,800 3,630,331 2,951,170 3,067,790 2,845,730 2,849,000
  Africa 101,095 64,832 42,039 42,177 58,881 56,438 52,622 45,257 30,826 36,203
Australia 4,255,275 2,132,730 2,986,209 2,978,882 955,066 412,882 312,998 299,952 144,578 133,023
New Zealand 469,797 568,796 693,976 695,717 833,711 978,312 1,011,521 1,032,924 1,000,627 924,299
Other Oceania 11,209 1,793 2,593 4,995 12,934
  Total Oceania. 4,736,281 2,703,319 3,680,185 3,674,599 1,788,777 1,393,787 1,324,519 1,332,876 1,150,200 1,070,256
 
Totals 129,487,860 119,319,795 121,013,733 109,203,507 114,670,735 127,409,658 144,527,136 155,177,817 171,185,529 195,370,808
r- revised
*Does not include non-alcoholic brews.