Archives for June 2017

Top Tin Exporters

Global sales from tin exports by country amounted to US$1.2 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of tin exports were up by an average 221.7% for all exporting countries since 2012 when tin shipments were valued at $364.9 million. Year over the year, the value of exported tin improved by 68.4% from 2015 to 2016. […]

T-shirt Exports by Country

T-shirt exports by country totaled US$43.1 billion in 2016, up by an average 9.8% for all T-shirt exporters over the five-year period starting in 2012. Year over year, the value of global T-shirt exports dipped -4% from 2015 to 2016. Cotton is the dominant material for T-shirt manufacturing. Cotton T-shirts accounted for $26.8 billion in […]

Beauty Cosmetics and Skincare Exports by Country

Beauty cosmetics and skincare exports by country totaled US$41.9 billion in 2016, up by 27.5% for all beauty cosmetics and skincare exporters over the five-year period starting in 2012. Year over year, sales for these specialized personal care exports appreciated 10.6% from 2015 to 2016. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth […]

Watermelon Exports by Country

Global sales from watermelon exports by country amounted to US$1.5 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of watermelon exports were up by an average 26.5% for all exporting countries since 2012 when watermelon shipments were valued at $1.2 billion. Year over year, the value of global watermelon exports appreciated by 7.9% from 2015 to 2016. […]

Tea Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported tea totaled US$6.1 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of tea imports for all importing countries was down by an average -14.5% since 2012 when tea purchases were valued at $7.1 billion. Year over year, the value of tea imports depreciated by -13.5% from 2015 to 2016. From a continental perspective, […]

Wheat Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported wheat totaled US$36.8 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of wheat imports for all importing countries was down by an average -24.6% since 2012 when wheat purchases were valued at $48.8 billion. Year over year, the value of imported wheat retreated by -12%. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix for […]

Top EU Import Countries

Imports purchased by the 28 members of the European Union amounted to US$5.217 trillion in 2016, down -8.7% in value since 2012 but up a modest 0.03% year over year from 2015 to 2016. European imports represent an estimated 32.5% of total world imports which amounted to $16 trillion for 2016. As benchmarks, world imports […]

Canada’s Trade Report Card: EU Countries

The European Union represents Canada’s second-biggest trade partner. Canada’s exports to the European Union totaled US$30 billion in 2016, down by -22.5% over the five-year period starting in 2012. Year over year, the value of Canada-EU exports reversed that trend via a 2% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Representing a 43% share, the United Kingdom […]