Vietnam’s Top 10 Exports

Vietnam shipped US$210.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 269.1% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and up by 30.1% from 2015 to 2016. Vietnam’s top 10 exports accounted for almost three-quarters (74.1%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Top Chinese Trade Balances

Mobile phones and computers represent major factors behind China’s highest trade surpluses by product, while Hong Kong and the United States placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which the People’s Republic posted the highest positive balances. China’s total trade balance for all products equaled a positive US$530.3 billion in 2016, more than […]

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. […]

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 […]

Philippines Top 10 Exports

Philippines shipped US$56.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 46.5% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -4% from 2015 to 2016. Philippines top 10 exports accounted for 80.1% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

China’s Top 10 Exports

China shipped US$2.119 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 76.3% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -7.1% from 2015 to 2016 China’s top 10 exports accounted for about two-thirds (67.6%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Syria’s Top 10 Exports

A West Asian nation bordering Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Jordan and Israel, the Syrian Arab Republic shipped US$704.4 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from an estimated -92.7% drop since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, and a -16.5% decline from 2015 to 2016. Syria’s top 10 exports […]