United Kingdom

U.S. Trade with United Kingdom in 2023

Export Market Rank
#14 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$1.92 Billion
3-Year Average
$1.85 Billion
Compound Average Growth
0.21% (2014-2023)
Total Export Value 2014 - 2023
Export Value by Commodity 2023

Top 10 Exports to United Kingdom in 2023

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Ethanol (non-bev.) $409.92 Million --- $78.92 Million 82152%
Tree Nuts $162.19 Million 30,384 $189.28 Million -5%
Wine & Related Products $142.7 Million --- $230.65 Million -36%
Distilled Spirits $128.83 Million --- $149.93 Million -28%
Soybeans $88.36 Million 173,837 $83.09 Million -18%
Food Preparations $83.98 Million 6,595 $138.34 Million -45%
Soybean Meal $66.45 Million 136,619 $17.9 Million 4265%
Other Intermediate Products $64.77 Million 2,741 $68.07 Million -8%
Essential Oils $60.48 Million 2,336 $89.15 Million -37%
Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins $51.38 Million 8,688 $48.66 Million 12%

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Data and Analysis

Attaché Report (GAIN)

United Kingdom: Food Processing Ingredients Annual

The UK food ingredients sector is a thriving and competitive market, driven by changing consumer demands, technological advancements, and an emphasis on quality and safety.
On January 31, the United Kingdom published draft regulations expanding the “not for EU” label beyond Northern Ireland (NI) to apply to Great Britain (GB) - England, Scotland and Wales.
On December 12, the Secretary of State (SOS) for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) Steve Barclay announced draft legislation to stop products from illegal deforestation from being sold in the United Kingdom (UK).

News and Features

May is World Trade Month, and USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service is marking the occasion by sharing some of the most recent facts and figures about U.S. agricultural trade.
Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Jewel Bronaugh led a USDA trade mission to the United Kingdom June 22-24, joined by leaders from U.S. businesses, farm organizations, and state government agencies who worked together to open doors, strengthen...
News Release

USDA Trade Mission Underway in London

Deputy Secretary Jewel Bronaugh is leading a USDA trade mission to the United Kingdom, joined by representatives from U.S. agribusinesses, farm organizations and state departments of agriculture who are interested in exploring export opportunities in this important market.