American gold exports for the first nine months in 2013 have surpassed the total amount exported in 2012. Out of the 416mt exported so far this year, Switzerland received 130.9 mt, Hong Kong 176.3 mt and the United Kingdom 26mt. These figures only include gold bullion and ignore gold exported in other forms. In total 573 mt of gold have been exported from the US in the first nine months of the year.