Morocco’s Top 10 Exports

A country located on the northwest coast of Africa, the Kingdom of Morocco shipped US$22.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 6.9% gain since 2012 and a 3.7% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Morocco’s top 10 exports accounted for three-quarters (74.3%) of the overall value of […]

Sierra Leone’s Top 10 Exports

A West African nation that shares its southwestern coastline with the Atlantic Ocean, the Republic of Sierra Leone shipped US$465.6 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 66.7% gain since 2014 and a 399.3% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Sierra Leone’s top 10 exports accounted for 98.2% […]

Togo’s Top 10 Exports

A West African nation located between Ghana and Benin on Africa’s mid-western coast, Togo shipped US$714.9 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -25.6% drop since 2012 but a 0.7% gain from 2015 to 2016. Togo’s top 10 exports accounted for three-quarters (74.5%) of the overall value […]

Somalia’s Top 10 Exports

Located on the continent’s northeast extremity known as the Horn of Africa, the Federal Republic of Somalia shipped US$568.1 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 12.5% gain since 2012 but -17.6% decline from 2015 to 2016. Somalia’s top 10 exports accounted for 98.7% of the overall […]

South Sudan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation deep within northeast Africa, the Republic of South Sudan shipped US$1.5 billion worth of petroleum and other products around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 124.8% gain since 2012 but a -36.9% decline from 2015 to 2016. South Sudan’s exported crude oil represents about 98% of its total […]

Top 10 Exports from Mauritius

An island country in the Indian Ocean near Africa’s southeastern coastline, the Republic of Mauritius shipped US$2.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -2.8% drop since 2012 and a -11.6% year-over-year retreat from 2015 to 2016. Mauritius’ top 10 exports accounted for over two-thirds (76.3%) of the […]

Burkina Faso’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked country in northwest Africa, Burkina Faso shipped US$2.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a 213.9% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and a 15.8% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Burkina Faso’s top 10 exports are highly concentrated, accounting for 96% of the […]

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$74.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents less than one half of one percent of total global exports estimated at […]