Ever wonder which countries export the most perfume? See the list, which also shows each exporter's percentage of global perfume exports within parenthesis. In 2016, world perfume exports were US$22.5 billion.
African Exporters

Africa exported $735.8 million worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. Swaziland: $389.6 million
  2. Egypt: $271.9 million
  3. South Africa: $61 million
  4. Senegal: $9.6 million
  5. Morocco: $1.3 million
  6. Cameroon: $867,000
  7. Zambia: $386,000
  8. Burkina Faso: $283,000
  9. Ghana: $208,000
10. Tunisia: $207,000
Asian Exporters

Asia exported $2.5 billion worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. Singapore: $1.2 billion
  2. China: $321.7 million
  3. India: $252.4 million
  4. Japan: $191.8 million
  5. Indonesia: $152 million
  6. Hong Kong: $140.5 million
  7. Thailand: $103.6 million
  8. Turkey: $84.8 million
  9. Taiwan: $43.3 million
10. South Korea: $23.1 million
European Union (EU) Exporters

European Union exported $14.9 billion worth of perfume led by the following EU members:

  1. Ireland: $8 billion
  2. France: $2 billion
  3. Germany: $1.8 billion
  4. Netherlands: $1 billion
  5. United Kingdom: $783 million
  6. Spain: $547.6 million
  7. Hungary: $158.4 million
  8. Belgium: $154 million
  9. Italy: $153.5 million
10. Poland: $52.7 million
Latin American and Caribbean Exporters

Latin America (excluding Mexico) and the Caribbean exported $283.6 million worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. Argentina: $87.3 million
  2. Brazil: $56.2 million
  3. Colombia: $51.1 million
  4. Dominican Republic: $28.8 million
  5. Guatemala: $26.1 million
  6. Chile: $13 million
  7. Costa Rica: $6.3 million
  8. Peru: $4.9 million
  9. Trinidad/Tobago: $4.1 million
10. El Salvador: $1.9 million
Middle Eastern Exporters

Middle East exported $78.9 million worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. United Arab Emirates: $45.9 million
  2. Israel: $23.8 million
  3. Jordan: $4.6 million
  4. Kuwait: $3.2 million
  5. Saudi Arabia: $716,000
  6. Iran: $368,000
  7. Lebanon: $271,000
  8. Oman: $96,000
  9. Bahrain: $56,000
10. Palestine: $32,000
North American Exporters

North America exported $2.2 billion worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. United States: $2 billion
  2. Mexico: $190.9 million
  3. Canada: $48.7 million
Oceanian Exporters

Oceania exported $42.8 million worth of perfume led by the following countries:

  1. Australia: $39.7 million
  2. New Zealand: $3.1 million
  3. French Polynesia: $4,000
  4. Fiji: $1,000
  5. Micronesia: $1,000
The accompanying list identifies exporters with the fastest-growing international sales of perfume from 2012 to 2016. Overall, the 5-year percentage gain for this exported product category was 2.9%.
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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