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, […]

Belgium’s Top 10 Exports

Belgium shipped US$429.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -16.1% since 2013 but up by 7.9% from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Belgium’s exported goods plus services represent 87.7% of total Belgian economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

Natural Rubber Exports by Country

Global sales from natural rubber exports by country in 2016 amounted to US$12 billion. That amount represents an average -67.1% drop in value since 2012 when natural rubber shipments were valued at $36.5 billion. Year over year, rubber shipments depreciated by -9.4% from 2015 to 2016. Among continents, Asian countries accounted for about $10.2 billion […]

Highest Value Indian Import Products

Fossil fuels including crude oil, coal and petroleum gases were among the 20 highest value Indian import products in 2017. The most valuable Indian imports also include unrefined gold and diamonds. Mobile phones and computers are other products for which India continues to show strong demand. The following list shows on which product categories Indian […]