About Daniel Workman

Daniel Workman is the founder of World’s Top Exports (WTEx).
He graduated with top marks in attaining a Business Systems Analysis and Design degree from Ryerson University. Daniel also earned a more practical advanced International trade certificate from George Brown College.
 
Daniel has immersed himself in export research since 2006, when he independently
developed the fledgling international trade topic for an online magazine. Within two years, his articles went from drawing 200 monthly page views to over 12,000 unique visits per day.
 
Daniel also writes research pieces on request from his global audience, delving into
subjects ranging from Asian inkjet sales for a print magazine in mainland China to an analysis on the world’s richest countries for an Australian educational publication.
 
Daniel’s true passion is analyzing and synthesizing export data, and presenting that
information in plain language for a global audience
  
Quotable Quotes: “Just as sales reflect the vital signs of the largest multinational corporation, exports represent the life blood of the global economy.” Daniel Workman, WTEx Research Analyst

Austria’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked Central European nation surrounded by Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, the Republic of Austria shipped US$184.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 8.8% gain since 2014 and a 15.5% increase from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s […]

Bicycles Exports by Country

International sales for bicycles exports by country totaled US$9.2 billion in 2018. Overall the value of exported bicycles fell by an average -2.5% for all exporting countries since 2014 when worldwide shipments of bicycles were valued at $9.5 billion. Year over year, exports of bicycles appreciated by 2.3% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Asian […]

Motorcycle Exports by Country

Global sales from motorcycle exports by country totaled US$28.1 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of motorcycle exports rose by an average 28.6% for all exporting countries since 2014 when motorcycle shipments were valued at $21.8 billion. Year over the value of exported motorcycles appreciated 12.5% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Asian countries sold […]

Top United States Trade Balances

Refined petroleum oils, petroleum gases, soya beans, corn and coal are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for the United States during 2018. Cars, crude oil, smartphones, computers and medication mixes in dosage represent major factors causing the US to endure the greatest trade deficits by product. America’s trade balance for all products […]

Soya Beans Exports by Country

Global sales from soya beans exported by country totaled US$59.4 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of soya beans exports rose by an average 0.6% for all exporting countries since 2014 when soya beans shipments were valued at $59 billion. Year over year, the value of global soya beans exports improved by 2.2% from 2017 […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Exports

The biggest country by population and land area for both South America and Latin America, Brazil shipped an estimated US$239.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 10.2% gain year over year from 2017 and up 6.6% since 2014. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World […]

Top Aluminum Exporters by Country

Unwrought aluminum exports by country totaled US$61.2 billion in 2018, up by 15.2% for all aluminum-shipping nations over the five-year period starting in 2014. Year over year, the value of exported aluminum appreciated by 11% from 2017 to 2018. Spelled aluminium by British writers, aluminum is the world’s most widely used non-iron and non-steel metal […]

Portugal’s Top 10 Exports

A southwest European nation sharing its eastern border with Spain and its western coastline with the Atlantic Ocean, Portugal shipped US$68.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 7.2% increase since 2014 and a 10.1% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s […]