Top African Export Countries

Exports from Africa totaled US$420.5 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -27% drop since 2013 but a 24% year-over-year uptick from 2016 to 2017. In comparison, global exports from all countries worldwide equaled $17.585 trillion in 2017, falling -6.9% in value since 2013 but appreciating by 10.7% after 2016. Africa’s exports represent an […]

Seychelles Top 10 Exports

An archipelago consisting of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean off Africa’s eastern coast, the Republic of Seychelles shipped an estimated US$646.4 million worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 33.6% increase from 2016 to 2017 and a 12.6% gain since 2013. Data from 2016 shows that 84.8% […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Togo’s Top 10 Exports

A West African nation located between Ghana and Benin on Africa’s mid-western coast, Togo shipped US$749.3 million worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -34.6% retreat since 2013 but a 4.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Togo’s exported goods […]

Niger’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation in northwest Africa, Niger shipped an estimated US$510.5 million worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -61.8% reduction since 2013 and a -44.9% decrease from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Niger’s exported goods plus services represent 16.4% of […]

Zimbabwe’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation in southern Africa, the Republic of Zimbabwe shipped an estimated US$2.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -40.9% downturn since 2013 and a -26.9% decrease from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Zimbabwe’s exported goods plus services […]