Published On: 03/01/20181.3 min read
The Fastest Growing Markets for UK Exports in 2017

2017 has been a very successful year for exports of British food worldwide. Following the Brexit vote, experts were concerned about the welfare of the British export industry, however throughout 2017 the market continued to grow.

According to a report carried out by the Food & Drink Federation (FDF), worldwide export of branded goods from the UK has increased by 12.7% overall, hitting a 14.3% growth in the third quarter of 2017.

10 Fastest growing markets of 2017

According to the report carried out by the FDF, Smylies has created a list of the top 10 markets of UK exported food and drink.

  1. Philippines grew by 289.1%
  2. Latvia grew by 116.1
  3. Iceland grew by 73.2%
  4. South Korea grew by 54.6%
  5. Romania grew by 47.8%
  6. Lebanon grew by £42.7%
  7. Qatar grew by 42.6%
  8. China grew by 37.6%
  9. Belgium grew by 33.5%
  10. Singapore grew by 30.0%

You can read the full report at the FDF website.

Export food worldwide with the help of Smylies

Smylies is a leading exporter of branded British goods worldwide, we have over 40 thousand products available, including frozen food, groceries and non-food household items. Our sophisticated logistics system and labelling solutions makes us a one-stop-shop for exporting all of your favourite brands.

Find out more about our labelling and logistics services.

We transport all over the world, making it easier than ever to tap into expanding markets and popular expat destinations.

If you would like to place an order with Smylies, or find out more about any of our services, please do not hesitate to get in touch today. Call our head office now on +44 (0) 151 653 3335 or contact us online.