Archives for September 2017

Afghanistan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation in south-central Asia, the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan shipped US$421.1 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 4.4% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, but a -26.3% decline from 2015 to 2016. Afghanistan’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.2% of the […]

Chad’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked Central African nation, the Republic of Chad shipped US$1.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -54.4% slide since 2012 and a -37.2% decline from 2015 to 2016. Chad’s top 10 exports accounted for 99.7% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on […]

Greenland’s Top 10 Exports

An independent constituent country within the Kingdom of Denmark located east of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, Greenland shipped US$552.5 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 14.9% gain since 2012 and a 39.9% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Greenland’s top 10 exports accounted for 96.2% of the […]

Samoa’s Top 10 Exports

An Oceanic island group about 3,200 kilometers (1,988.4 miles) northeast of New Zealand, the Independent State of Samoa shipped US$56 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -26.4% decline since 2012 and a -4.9% retreat from 2015 to 2016. Samoa’s top 10 exports accounted for 96.1% of […]

Montenegro’s Top 10 Exports

A tiny country in Southeastern Europe with a name meaning Black Mountain in its official Montenegrin language, Montenegro shipped US$354.3 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -24.4% drop since 2012 but a modest 0.4% improvement from 2015 to 2016. Montenegro’s top 10 exports accounted for 78.9% of […]

Top 10 Exports from Solomon Islands

A sovereign Oceanian nation comprised of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands northeast of Australia, Solomon Islands shipped US$437.3 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -10.6% decline since 2013 but a 9.2% year-over-year gain since 2015. Solomon Islands’ top 10 exports accounted for 99% […]

Top Central American Export Countries

Exports from Central America were worth about US$55.2 billion in 2014, a 44.4% gain since 2010. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, the total Gross Domestic Product for all Central American countries amounted to roughly $388.9 billion in 2014. Therefore, exports accounted for about 14.2% of Central America’s total […]

Bermuda’s Top 10 Exports

A British Overseas Territory and island in the North Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda shipped US$8.3 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -13.6% drop since 2012 and a -3.5% decline from 2015 to 2016. While many people consider Bermuda to be in the Caribbean, the island is actually […]