Hong Kong’s Top 10 Imports

Hong Kong imports amounted to US$547.6 billion in 2015, up 7.2% since 2011 but down -8.8% from 2014 to 2015. Hong Kong’s top 10 imports accounted for over four-fifths (84.8%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Hong Kong imports represent 2.9% of total global imports which totaled $18.729 trillion. From […]

Taiwan’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three of Taiwan’s 10 largest export companies operate in the general electronics sector while one targets the more specific semiconductor industry. Three Taiwanese chemical industry players also rank among the Asian country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Taiwanese exports declined by -9.4% from US$309.1 […]

Thailand’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Thailand’s 10 largest export companies operate in the petroleum industry. Two Thai chemical firms also rank among the Asian country’s top 10 exporters as is the case for two telecommunications sector players. To give some global trade perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Thai exports declined by -7.8% from US$228.8 […]

Philippines Top 10 Exports

Exports from the Philippines amounted to US$58.6 billion in 2015, up 22.1% since 2011 but down -5.1% from 2014 to 2015. 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 Economic Outlook Database, the Philippines’ total Gross Domestic Product amounted […]

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$126.4 billion in 2015, down by -21.5% from -$160.9 billion for 2011. […]

Hong Kong’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Hong Kong amounted to US$498.6 billion in 2015, up 9.4% since 2011 but down -4.9% from 2014 to 2015. Hong Kong’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.6% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Hong Kong’s total Gross Domestic Product […]

South Korea’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three of South Korea’s 10 largest export companies operate in automotive industry. Two Korean electronics industry players also rank among the Asian country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Korean exports declined by -5.1% from US$555.2 billion in 2011 to $526.9 billion during 2015. In […]

Highest Value Turkish Import Products

Cars, automobile parts and diesel engines were among the 20 highest value Turkish import products in 2015. The most valuable Turkish imports also include refined oil, coal and petroleum gases. Mobile phones is another area where Turkey shows strong import demand. The following list shows on which product categories Turkish importers spent the most. Unlike […]