China Major Product Supply Advantages

China ran an overall trade surplus of US$384.3 billion for 2014. Drilling down from that total, mainland China earned positive trade balances with 157 of the 219 geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports for a subtotal surplus of $1.1 trillion. Chinese exports to exceeded China’s imports from North America by $263.2 billion […]

Fastest-Growing Nepali Export Products

Ten of the 15 fastest-growing Nepali export products posted a gain in value exceed 500% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 507.2% for Nepal’s sugar to 3,272% for miscellaneous base metal goods. Overall, Nepali exports rose 3.8% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code […]

Macau’s Top 10 Exports

Officially named the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Macau is located on the western side of the Pearl River Delta across from Hong Kong – China’s other special administrative region. Macau’s exports totaled an estimated US$1.2 billion in 2014, up 42.6% since 2010. Macau’s top 10 exports accounted for 51.3% […]

Fastest-Growing Macau Export Products

Seven of the 15 fastest-growing Macau export products posted gains exceeding 100% from 2010 to 2014. Overall, the value of exports from Macau increased by 42.6% over that 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at trends as opposed to uncovering […]

Fastest-Growing North Korean Export Products

Five of the 15 fastest-growing North Korean export products posted gains exceeding 1,000% from 2010 to 2014. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at trends as opposed to uncovering more targeted opportunities at the 6, 8 or 10-digit code level. Fastest-Growing North […]

Fastest-Growing Bangladeshi Import Products

Nine of the 10 fastest-growing Bangladeshi import products posted an uptick in value from 2010 to 2014 exceeding 500%. The other top product category, special woven or tufted fabric, posted a respectable 461.3% gain. Overall, Bangladeshi imports rose 26.2% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System […]

Fastest-Growing Japanese Import Products

None of Japan’s fastest-growing import product categories doubled in value from 2010 to 2014. In fact, the leading percentage gain was 77.5% for the gems, precious metals and coins category. The average increase for all Japanese import products was 18.5%. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which […]

Fastest-Growing Hong Kong Export Products

Only 3 of the 15 fastest-growing Hong Kong export products posted a gain in value exceeding 200% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 66.7% for Hong Kong’s aircraft and spacecraft to 452.8% for railway and streetcar equipment. Overall, Hong Kong exports rose an average 30.8% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis […]