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$217.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17.5% gain year over year since 2016, however is still -10% less than the $242 billion in Brazilian exports five years […]

Highest Value North Korean Export Products

Anthracite–a hard, shiny type of coal containing the highest carbon concentration–is the top seller within North Korea’s the highest value export product category in 2017. North Korea is also known for its exports of metals including iron and lead, as well as clothing from coats and jackets to swimwear and T-shirts. The following list shows […]

Top Exported Baby Clothing Sales

Exported baby clothes sold to customers around the world totaled US$9.7 billion in 2017, up by an average 12.4% for all baby clothing shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. From 2016 to 2017, the global value of baby clothing exports improved by 1.3%. Exported baby clothing is organized under two major categories: knitted […]

North Korea’s Top 10 Exports

Located in East Asia and historically nicknamed “The Hermit Kingdom” due its isolationist policies, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea shipped an estimated US$1.844 billion worth of goods to its trade partners in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -49.2% downturn since 2013 and a -36.7% dip from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from […]

America’s Top 20 Export States

Shipments from America’s top 20 export states were worth a total US$1.223 trillion in 2017 or over four-fifths (81.9%) of overall exports from the United States. That dollar amount reflects a -4.9% drop since 2014 but a 6.9% year-over-year gain from 2016. The five leading export states (Texas, California, Washington, New York and Illinois) accounted […]

Top Middle Eastern Export Countries

Exports from countries in the Middle East totaled US$919.1 billion for 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -8.2% decline since 2013 when shipments for the Middle East aggregation totaled $1.442 trillion. Year over year, the value of exports from the Middle East appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. Mideast exports represent an estimated 5.3% […]

Highest Value Bangladeshi Export Products

Men’s and women’s clothing dominate the 20 highest value Bangladeshi export products in 2017. The most valuable Bangladeshi exports also include footwear and infant clothing. Linens and special fabric clothing are other areas where Bangladesh has demonstrated competitive strengths in international trade. The following list shows on which product categories Bangladeshi exporters generated the most […]

World’s Top Exports Report Card for Products and Countries

Worldwide export sales were US$17.421 trillion in 2017 based on International Trade Centre statistics (as of May 26, 2018). That global export metric reflects a -8.2% slowdown from 2013. Year-over-year, worldwide export sales appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. In this analysis, we look at the latest statistics surrounding the world’s top exports to […]