Earlier today (11 April), the Scotch Whisky Association released full-year export figures for the category. Here's just-drinks provides a full rundown of the top markets by value and volume and how they performed in 2013:

TOP 20 SCOTCH WHISKY EXPORT MARKETS BY VALUE (JAN-DEC 2013 GBPMILLION)

  2013 GBPm 2012 GBPm % change
USA 818.7 758 8
France 434 434 0
Singapore 329.7 339.2 -3
Spain 180 195.3 -8
Germany 172 168.8 1.8
South Africa 163.5 161.6 1
Taiwan 144.6 165.4 -12.5
South Korea 115.4 135.7 -15
Mexico 109.8 91.8 19.5
Brazil 99.1 83.6 18.5
United Arab Emirates 91.5 80.4 14
Australia 84 78.6 7
Latvia 80 79.1 1
India 68.7 61.6 11.5
Venezuela 67.2 102.2 -34
Canada 65.7 63.4 3.6
Poland 60 43.3 38
Japan 60 70.1 -15
Panama 57.9 52.6 10
Netherlands 55.8 49.3 13

TOP 20 SCOTCH WHISKY EXPORT MARKETS BY VOLUME (JAN-DEC 2013) 70cl BOTTLES @ 40% alcohol by volume

  2013 2012 % change
France 177.8 million 153.9m 15.5
USA 127.3m 127.5m -0.17
Singapore 66.8m 64.2m 4
India 61.1m 58.6m 4
Brazil 58m 46.1m 26
Spain 57.5m 60m -4
South Africa 57.3m 53.2m 8
Germany 52.3m 52.5m -0.55
Mexico 40.6m 35.3m 15
Australia 30.2m 26.5m 14
Poland 26.7m 19.2m 39
South Korea 23.5m 26.8m -12
Thailand 23.3m 33.6m -30
Venezuela 21.5m 31.7m -32
UAE 21.4m 19.2m 12
Taiwan 19.5m 22.3m -12
Latvia 18.2m 14m 30
Netherlands 17.4m 15.7m 11
China 16.7m 22.9m -27
Italy 15.6m 16m -3

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