Ever wonder which countries export the most caviar? See the list, which also shows each exporter's percentage of global caviar exports within parenthesis. In 2016, world caviar exports were US$100.6 million.
African Exporters

Africa exported $47,000 worth of caviar led by the following countries:

  1. Rwanda: $33,000
  2. South Africa: $10,000
  3. Democratic Rep. Congo: $4,000
Asian Exporters

Asia exported $24.5 million worth of caviar led by the following countries:

  1. China: $22.1 million
  2. Turkey: $953,000
  3. Malaysia: $596,000
  4. Armenia: $273,000
  5. Hong Kong: $209,000
  6. Singapore: $124,000
  7. South Korea: $108,000
  8. Vietnam: $60,000
  9. Taiwan: $25,000
10. Japan: $10,000
European Union (EU) Exporters

European Union exported $47.5 million worth of caviar led by the following EU members:

  1. Italy: $13.6 million
  2. France: $11.5 million
  3. Germany: $9.6 million
  4. Belgium: $3.3 million
  5. Poland: $2.4 million
  6. Latvia: $1.3 million
  7. Denmark: $1 million
  8. Lithuania: $1 million
  9. Spain: $972,000
10. Luxembourg: $954,000
Latin American and Caribbean Exporters

Latin America (excluding Mexico) and the Caribbean exported $1.6 million worth of caviar led by the following countries:

  1. Uruguay: $1.2 million
  2. Ecuador: $347,000
  3. Chile: $7,000
  4. Brazil: $1,000
Middle Eastern Exporters

Middle East exported $4.1 million worth of caviar led by the following countries:

  1. Israel: $2.5 million
  2. Iran: $933,000
  3. United Arab Emirates: $624,000
  4. Lebanon: $3,000
North American Exporters

North America exported $20.1 million worth of caviar led by the following countries:

  1. United States: $17 million
  2. Canada: $3.1 million
Oceanian Exporters

Oceania exported $20,000 worth of caviar from one country, namely New Zealand
The accompanying list identifies exporters with the fastest-growing international sales of caviar from 2012 to 2016. Overall, the 5-year percentage gain for this exported product category was 19.4%.
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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