Top Brazilian Trade Balances

Brazil’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$58.7 billion in 2018, up by 96.9% from its $29.8 billion surplus in 2011. Year over year, the $58.7 billion in black ink in 2018 reflects a -12.4% setback from its $67 billion surplus that Brazil generated for 2017. Food products including soya beans, sugar, chicken, corn […]

Bananas Exports by Country

Worldwide banana exports by country totaled an estimated US$13.6 billion in 2018, up by an average 22.5% for all banana shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014 when bananas shipments were valued at $11.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global banana exports appreciated by 14.6% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental […]

Rice Exports by Country

Worldwide rice exports by country totaled an estimated US$24.5 billion in 2018, down by an average -7.1% for all exporting countries since 2014 when overall rice shipments were valued at $26.4 billion. Year over year, the value of global rice exports gained a modest 0.7% from the $24.4 billion worth of exported rice in 2017. […]

Bananas Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported bananas totaled US$15.6 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of bananas imports for all importing countries rose by an average 2.5% since 2014 when international purchases of bananas were valued at $15.2 billion. From 2017 to 2018, imported bananas depreciated by -2%. From a continental perspective, European nations consumed the highest […]

Coffee Exports by Country

Worldwide coffee exports by country totaled an estimated US$30.6 billion in 2018, dropping by an overall -4.2% for all coffee shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014. Year over year, the value of globally exported coffee depreciated by that same -4.2% from 2017 to 2018. Europe accounted for the highest dollar value worth of […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Exports

Technically named the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom shipped US$484 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -5.3% slowdown since 2014 but a 9.5% expansion from one year earlier in 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, United […]

Coffee Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported coffee totaled an estimated US$31 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of imported coffee sank by -0.6% for all importing countries since 2014 when coffee purchases were valued at $31.1 billion. From 2017 to 2018, worldwide coffee imports depreciated by -5.5%. From a continental perspective, European countries consumed the highest dollar […]

Top Canadian Trade Balances

Trucks, auto parts or accessories, smartphones and other technology-related goods were major factors behind Canada’s highest product trade deficits during 2018. China and Mexico placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Canada experienced the highest negative trade balances. Canada’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$9.1 billion in 2018, up 5,983% […]