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 […]

Algeria’s Top 10 Exports

A country located on North Africa’s Mediterranean coast, Algeria shipped US$35.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -46.7% decline since 2013 but a 17.3% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Algeria’s exported goods plus services represent 21% of […]

Namibia’s Top 10 Exports

Located on Africa’s southwestern coast, the Republic of Namibia shipped an estimated US$3.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -45.4% decline since 2013 and a -28.2% setback from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Namibia’s exported goods plus services represent […]

Angola’s Top 10 Exports

A country sharing Africa’s southwestern coastline with the Atlantic Ocean, the Republic of Angola shipped US$33.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -50.2% decline since 2013 but a 19.9% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Angola’s exported goods […]

Cameroon’s Top 10 Exports

A Central African nation on the continent’s western coast, the Republic of Cameroon shipped an estimated US$3.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount results from a -20.4% decline since 2013 but a 68.9% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Cameroon’s […]

Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Top 10 Exports

Also known by its prior name Zaire or simply called the Congo and forever associated with the legendary heavyweight fight in which Muhammad Ali knocked out George Foreman, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is located in Central Africa. For 2017, Congolese exported goods totaled an estimated US$8 billion. That dollar amount reflects a -2% […]

Nigeria’s Top 10 Imports

Nigeria imported US$28.9 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -34.3% since 2013 and down by -17.8% from 2016 to 2017. Nigerian imports represent a tiny 0.2% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion in 2017. Given Nigeria’s population of 190.6 million people, its total $28.9 billion in 2017 […]

Top South African Trading Partners

Formerly called Zuid-Afrika, South Africa continues to battle international trade constraints presented by its geographic location particularly in relation to top South African trading partners. Overall, South Africa shipped US$89.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. Up 20.8% since 2016, that dollar figure represents roughly one half of one percent of all […]