Tunisia’s Top 10 Exports

The northernmost African nation, the Republic of Tunisia shipped US$14 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount resulted from a -17.8% decline since 2013 but a 3.3% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Tunisia’s exported goods plus services represent 44.7% of […]

Nigeria’s Top 10 Exports

A Western African nation surrounded by Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger, the Federal Republic of Nigeria shipped US$44.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -50.3% drop since 2013 but a 35.2% uptick from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, well over a third (37.4%) of Nigerian […]

Egypt’s Top 10 Exports

A transcontinental country that spans Africa’s northeast corner to Asia’s southwest corner via the Sinai Peninsula, the Arab Republic of Egypt shipped US$25.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -9.9% drop since 2013 but a 15.3% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central […]

Eritrea’s Top 10 Exports

Exported goods from Eritrea totaled an estimated US$286.5 million in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -12.4% decrease since 2013 and a -25.6% downturn from 2016 to 2017. Eritrea is a tiny country located in East Africa, bordered by Sudan to its west, Ethiopia to its south and southwest and Djibouti to its southeast. Northeastern […]

Madagascar’s Top 10 Exports

An island country in the Indian Ocean off East Africa’s coast, Madagascar shipped US$2.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, up by 72% since 2013 and up by 24% from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Madagascar’s exported goods were valued at $1.5 billion up 19.2% compared to the first 6 […]

South Africa’s Top 10 Exports

The African continent’s southernmost country, the Republic of South Africa shipped US$89.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -5.9% drop since 2013 but a 20.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, South Africa’s exported goods were valued at $46.3 billion up 7.5% compared to […]

Eritrea’s Top 10 Imports

Eritrean imports totaled an estimated US$306.5 million in 2017, down -45.8% since 2013 and fell -10.4% from 2016 to 2017. Eritrean imports represent a tiny 0.002% sliver of total global imports which were $16.054 trillion as calculated on February 2, 2018. Given Eritrea’s population of 5.9 million people, its total $306.5 million in 2017 imports […]

Madagascar’s Top 10 Imports

An island nation in the Indian Ocean near the East African coast, Madagascar’s imports amounted to US$3.7 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 35.7% increase since 2013 and a 23.6% uptick from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Madagascar’s import purchases were valued at $2 billion up 20.6% compared to the first […]