Mozambique’s Top 10 Exports

Located along Africa’s southeastern coast, the Republic of Mozambique shipped US$5.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 9.2% increase since 2014 and a 10.1% acceleration from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Mozambique’s exported goods plus services represent 38.3% of […]

Nigeria’s Top 10 Exports

A Western African nation surrounded by Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger, the Federal Republic of Nigeria shipped US$52.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -46.7% drop since 2014 but a 29.9% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, approaching one half (43.9%) of Nigerian exports […]

Ivory Coast’s Top 10 Exports

Officially the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, Ivory Coast is a West African nation that exported an estimated US$11.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an -8.9% decline since 2014 and a -5.9% dip from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Ivory […]

Tanzania’s Top 10 Exports

A country on the southeast African coast bordering the Indian Ocean, the United Republic of Tanzania shipped an estimated US$3.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount results from a -33.5% decline since 2014 and a -9.2% drop from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s […]

Burkina Faso’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked country in northwest Africa, Burkina Faso shipped and estimated US$3.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 26.1% increase since 2014 and a 16.9% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Burkina Faso’s exported goods plus services represent […]

South Africa’s Top 10 Imports

The Republic of South Africa imported US$93.4 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. That dollar value reflects a -6.4% setback over the 5-year period starting in 2014 but a 12.5% gain from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, 45.1% of South Africa’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased […]

Top South African Trading Partners

Formerly called Zuid-Afrika, South Africa continues to battle international trade constraints presented by its geographic location notably in relation to distant South African trading partners like China, Germany and the United States. Overall, South Africa shipped US$94.4 billion worth of products around the globe in 2018. Up 7% since 2017, that dollar figure represents roughly […]

Madagascar’s Top 10 Exports

An island country in the Indian Ocean located off East Africa’s coast, Madagascar shipped US$3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 33.7% gain since 2014 and a 5.3% sales uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Madagascar’s exported goods […]