Norway’s Top 15 Trading Partners

Comprising Scandinavia’s western portion of Northern Europe, the Kingdom of Norway shipped US$102 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 0.6% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, 82.1% of Norwegian exports by value were delivered to fellow European […]

Top Strawberries Exporters by Country

Global export sales by all countries totaled an estimated US$2.5 billion during 2017 for fresh strawberries, while the value of shipments for frozen strawberries amounted to an estimated $939.8 million. Overall, the value of globally exported fresh strawberries increased in value by about 8.1% since 2013 when fresh strawberries exports were valued at $2.4 billion. […]

Benin’s Top 10 Exports

Located in West Africa bordered to its east by Nigeria and to its west by Togo, the Republic of Benin shipped US$731.6 million worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 21.5% gain since 2013 and an even more robust 78.5% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from […]

India’s Top 10 Exports

Strategically located near highly populated trading partners including China, Pakistan and Bangladesh, the Republic of India shipped US$295.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -12.1% drop since 2013 but a 13.6% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, India’s […]

US Uranium Imports by Supplying Country

As political tensions flare between the United States and Russia, the vital supply line of enriched uranium exported from Russia to America is put at serious risk. A shutdown of Russia’s enriched uranium exports can lead to much higher uranium prices due to a stark imbalance between America’s enriched uranium supply and demand. During 2016, […]

United Kingdom’s Top Trading Partners

Comprised of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the United Kingdom is a sovereign state situated across from continental Europe’s north-western coast. The United Kingdom shipped US$445 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 2.8% of overall worldwide exports estimated at $15.952 trillion for the prior year 2016. From […]

USA-China Key Product Trade Stats 2017

The United States of America incurred a total -US$395.8 billion deficit exchanging exported and imported goods with the People’s Republic of China during 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17.3% expansion from America’s -$337.4 billion negative trade balance with China five years earlier in 2013. To give some context to the magnitude of China’s product […]

US Aluminum Imports by Supplying Country

In 2017, the United States of America imported US$23.4 billion worth of aluminum (British spelling aluminium) from a total 130 global trade partners. That dollar amount reflects a 49.3% increase since 2013 and an aggressive 24.9% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Aluminum is the world’s most used metal excluding iron. Typically blended into an alloy, […]