Afghanistan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation in south-central Asia, the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan shipped US$421.1 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 4.4% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, but a -26.3% decline from 2015 to 2016. Afghanistan’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.2% of the […]

Uzbekistan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked Central Asian country sharing its southern border with Afghanistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan shipped US$7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 22.8% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and a 13.4% uptick from 2015 to 2016. Uzbekistan’s top 10 exports accounted […]

Turkmenistan’s Top 10 Exports

A Central Asian nation bordering Afghanistan, Turkmenistan shipped US$7.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 225.3% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but equals a -25.7% decline from 2015 to 2016. Turkmenistan’s top 10 exports are extremely concentrated, accounting for 99.1% of the […]

Top South Korean Trade Balances

Exported cars, automotive parts or accessories and electronics components were major factors behind South Korea’s highest trade surpluses by product. China and Hong Kong placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which South Korea experienced the highest positive trade balances. South Korea’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$89.4 billion in 2016, […]

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 […]

Cambodia’s Top 10 Exports

Located on the Indochina peninsula in southeastern Asia, the Kingdom of Cambodia shipped US$409.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount resulted from a 16.5% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in following a modest -0.1% drop from 2015 to 2016. Cambodia’s top 10 exports are concentrated, accounting […]

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% […]

Pakistan’s Top 10 Exports

Pakistan shipped US$18.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -24% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -15.3% from 2015 to 2016. Pakistan’s top 10 exports accounted for four-fifths (79.9%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s […]