Earlier today (5 November), the Scotch Whisky Association released Scotch export figures for the first six months of 2015. Here is a list of the top export markets for Scotch in the six-month period by value and by volume.

Top 20 Scotch whisky export markets by volume (in 70cl bottles)
 

JAN-JUN 2015JAN-JUN 2014% change
France 86.5m85.6m0.6%
USA54.8m54.7m 0.3%
India29.1m32.6m -10.7%
Spain28.5m26.4m7.9%
Brazil22.7m29.9m-23.8%
Mexico21.9m16.6m31.6%
Germany21.1m23.3m-9.4%
South Africa20.6m22m-6.5%
Singapore16.3m18m-9.8%
Australia13m11.6m12.6%
UAE12.5m13m-4.9%
Japan10.9m8.9m23.0%
Thailand10.8m13.9m-22.1%
Netherlands10m8.8m13.6%
Taiwan9.4m9m3.3%
Poland8.9m5.5m60.4%
South Korea8.6m9.9m-13.1%
Turkey7.9m6.2m28.3%
Italy7.4m6.5m13.1%
China7m5.4m29.8%

Top 20 Scotch whisky export markets by value
 

JAN-JUN 2015JAN-JUN 2014% change
USA£326.5m£327.7m-0.4%
France£203.9m£210.7m-3.4%
Singapore£92.3m£94m-1.9%
Taiwan£83.5m£91m-8.2%
Spain£71.4m£78.5m-9.0%
Germany£63m£65.2m-3.4%
UAE£53.5m£54m-0.9%
South Korea£50.4m£52.5m-4.1%
South Africa£49.1m£58.7m-16.3%
Mexico£43.5m£39m11.6%
Australia£37.4m£37.4m0.1%
Canada£35.8m£29.6m20.7%
Japan£34.8m£32.5m7.2%
Netherlands£34.5m£28m23.6%
India£33.3m£36.1m-7.9%
Turkey£32m£25.1m27.5%
Brazil£28.7m£40.1m-28.6%
China£21.9m£15m45.8%
Panama£21m£30.9m-32.0%
Poland£20.5m£14.1m45.2%