Top Asian Export Countries

Exports from Asia totaled about US$5.858 trillion in 2016, down -3.9% since 2012 when Asian shipments were valued at $6.094 trillion. Asian exports represent more than a third (36.9%) of total world exports. Calculated using statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, the total Gross Domestic Product for selected Asian countries on […]

Top Indian Trade Balances

Crude oil, gold and smartphones were major factors behind India’s highest trade deficits by product. China and Switzerland placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which India experienced the highest negative trade balances. India’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$95.7 billion in 2016, up by 6.7% from -$89.6 billion for 2009. […]

North Korea’s Top 10 Exports

Located in East Asia, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea shipped US$2.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a 91.7% uptick since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but a -6.6% decline from 2015 to 2016. North Korea’s top 10 exports are highly concentrated accounting for 87.9% […]

Indonesia’s Top 10 Exports

Located mostly in Southeast Asia with some territories in the Oceania continent across from Australia, the Republic of Indonesia shipped US$144.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a 24% increase since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -3.9% from 2015 to 2016. Indonesia’s top […]

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$22.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -23.5% drop since 2012 contrasted with a 2.5% gain from 2015 to 2016. Egypt’s top 10 exports […]

India’s Top 10 Exports

India shipped US$261 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 47.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -1.3% from 2015 to 2016. India’s top 10 exports accounted for 59.4% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Myanmar’s Top 10 Exports

A sovereign state in Southeast Asia, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar shipped US$11.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amounts results from a 51% gain since 2010 one year after the Great Recession kicked in, but down by -13.4% from 2015 to 2016. Burma is another name often […]

Jordan’s Top 10 Exports

An Arab kingdom in Western Asia located on the East Bank of the Jordan River, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan shipped US$7.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -4.7% drop since 2012 and a -4.1% decline from 2015 to 2016. Jordan’s top 10 exports accounted for over […]