Archives for October 2017

Jamaica’s Top 10 Exports

An island country in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica shipped US$1.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -8.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -4.8% from 2015 to 2016. Jamaica’s top 10 exports accounted for 82.3% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on […]

Top African Export Countries

Exports from Africa were worth US$327.7 billion in 2016 down by -50.4% since 2012. Year over year, African sales of exported products retreated -15.4% from 2015 to 2016. Africa’s exports represent an estimated 2.1% of total world exports which were an estimated $15.862 trillion during 2016. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Top Oceanian Export Countries

You’re forgiven if you know little about Oceania, a geographic region comprised of many islands sprinkled on the Pacific Ocean. Some people assume that Oceania is limited to Australia and New Zealand, two nations that are top of mind when they search for product suppliers globally. Exports from Oceania were worth about US$235.5 billion in […]

Guatemala’s Top Trading Partners

Guatemala shipped US$10.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.1% of overall global exports estimated at $15.862 trillion. From a continental perspective, 41.4% of Guatemalan exports by value are delivered to North American countries while 29.8% are sold to Central American Common Market importers (El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, […]

Top Exported Baby Clothing Sales

Exported baby clothes sold to customers around the world totaled US$9.6 billion in 2016, up by an average 25.1% for all baby clothing shippers over the five-year period starting in 2012. From 2015 to 2016, the global value of baby clothing exports improved by 9.7%. Exported baby clothing is organized under two major categories: knitted […]

Tonga’s Top 10 Exports

A group of 36 inhabited islands in the South Pacific, the Kingdom of Tonga shipped US$14.7 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -5.4% drop since 2012 but a 20.9% gain from 2015 to 2016. Tonga’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.5% of the overall value of its […]

Kiwifruit Exports by Country

Global sales from kiwifruit exports by country amounted to US$2.5 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of kiwifruit exports were up by an average 20.1% for all exporting countries since 2012 when kiwifruit shipments were valued at $2.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global kiwifruit exports appreciated by 8.7% from 2015 to 2016. […]

Panama’s Top 10 Exports

A Central American country stretching from Costa Rica to the west across to its southeastern border with South America’s Colombia, the Republic of Panama shipped US$4.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -73.6% decline since 2012 when Panamanian exports equal to $16.8 billion. Year over year, Panamanian […]