Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Exports

Situated on the Arabian Peninsula within Western Asia, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shipped US$220.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 23% gain from 2016 to 2017 but a -41.4% setback since 2013. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Saudi exported goods plus […]

Maine’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Pine Tree State” located in America’s New England region within northeastern United States, Maine shipped US$2.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -7.9% drop from 2016 to 2017 and a -5.8% decline since 2014. Maine is America’s 45th-biggest exporter by state behind front-runners Texas, California, […]

Top United States Trade Balances

Refined petroleum, soya beans, corn and semi-conductor making machinery are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for the United States. Cars, crude oil and smartphones represent major factors causing the US to endure the greatest trade deficits by product. America’s trade balance for all products totaled a -US$862.7 billion deficit for 2017, up […]

China’s Top 10 Imports

The People’s Republic of China imported US$1.841 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -5.6% slowdown since 2013 but a 15.9% gain from 2016 to 2017. Chinese imports represent approximately 11.5% of total global imports which totaled an estimated $16.054 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From […]

Florida’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Sunshine State”, Florida shipped US$55 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a 5.7% increase from 2016 to 2017 but a -5.8% downturn since 2014. Florida mostly occupies a peninsula in the southeastern-most region of the continental United States separating the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic […]

Cuba’s Top 10 Exports

Located at the confluence of the northern Caribbean Sea, the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, the Republic of Cuba shipped US$1.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -37.9% decline since 2013 but a 26.9% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central […]

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 […]

Germany’s Top 10 Exports

Europe’s most powerful economy, Germany shipped US$1.445 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -0.4% retreat since 2013 but a 7.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Germany’s exported goods were valued at $802.4 billion up 16.2% compared to the first 6 months of 2017. […]