India’s Top 10 Exports

India shipped US$261 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 47.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -1.3% from 2015 to 2016. India’s top 10 exports accounted for 59.4% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

China’s Top 10 Imports

China imported US$1.589 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 58% since 2009 but down by -5.5% from 2015 to 2016. China’s top 10 imports account for nearly three-quarters (73.7%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Chinese imports represent 9.6% of total global imports which […]

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 […]

Highest Value Pakistani Import Products

Mineral fuels including coal and processed petroleum oils were among the 20 highest value Pakistani import products in 2016. The most valuable Pakistani imports also include smartphones and other phone system devices. Raw cotton is another area where Pakistan shows strong demand, unsurprising when one considers that clothing exports dominate Pakistan’s leading exports. The following […]

Highest Value Bangladeshi Import Products

Fabrics and raw materials like cotton needed to manufacture clothing were among the 20 highest value Bangladeshi import products in 2016. The most valuable Bangladeshi imports also include wheat, soya-bean oil and dried shelled vegetables. Refined petroleum oils, cars and mobile phones are other areas where Bangladesh shows strong demand for imported products. The following […]

Highest Value Pakistani Export Products

From linens to T-shirts, a wide range of clothing dominated the 20 highest value Pakistani export products in 2016. Perhaps the most distinctive entry among Pakistan’s highest value exports was sports equipment. The most valuable Pakistani exports also include rice, refined petroleum oils and ethyl alcohol. The following list shows on which product categories Pakistani […]

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 […]

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 […]