Thailand Major Product Supply Advantages

Thailand ran an overall trade deficit of -US$358.7 million for 2014. However, Thailand did earn positive trade balances with 160 of the 223 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports for a subtotal surplus of $68.9 billion. Thai exports to exceeded Thailand’s imports from North America by $11.3 billion in 2014. Similarly, […]

Taiwan Major Product Supply Advantages

Taiwan ran an overall trade surplus of US$39.7 billion for 2014. Taiwan earned positive trade balances with 133 of the 221 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports, for a subtotal surplus of $129.1 billion. Taiwanese exports to exceeded Taiwan’s imports from other Asian countries by $46 billion in 2014. Similarly, Taiwan […]

Singapore Major Product Supply Advantages

Singapore ran an overall trade surplus of US$43.5 billion for 2014. Singapore earned positive trade balances with 141 of the 223 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports for a subtotal surplus of $156.7 billion. Singaporean exports to exceeded Singapore’s imports from Asia by $52.6 billion in 2014. Similarly, Singapore achieved a […]

South Korea Major Product Supply Advantages

South Korea ran an overall trade surplus of US$47.5 billion for 2014. South Korea earned positive trade balances with 143 of the 221 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports. South Korean exports to exceeded South Korea’s imports from North America by $32.1 billion in 2014. Similarly, South Korea achieved a $22.7 […]

Japan Major Product Supply Advantages

Japan ran an overall trade deficit of -US$138.4 billion for 2014. However, Japan did earn positive trade balances with 135 of the 216 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports. Japanese exports to exceeded Japan’s imports from North America by $58.3 billion in 2014. The fact that Japan earns these trade surpluses […]

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% […]