Egypt’s Top 10 Exports

A transcontinental country that spans Africa’s northeast corner to Asia’s southwest corner via the Sinai Peninsula, the Arab Republic of Egypt shipped US$22.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -23.5% drop since 2012 contrasted with a 2.5% gain from 2015 to 2016. Egypt’s top 10 exports […]

South Korea’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed the Land of the Morning Calm, exports from South Korea amounted to US$495.5 billion during 2016 up 36.3% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but year over year down -6% from 2015. South Korea’s top 10 exports accounted for 84.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from […]

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% […]

Top 10 Exports from Laos

A landlocked Southeast Asian nation on the Indochinese peninsula, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic shipped US$3.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from an 85.2% gain since 2012 but a -15% decline from 2015 to 2016. Laos’s top 10 exports accounted for over four-fifths (81%) of the overall […]

Top 10 Exports from the Maldives

A South Asian island country in the Indian Ocean, the Republic of Maldives shipped US$139.6 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a -13.9% drop since 2012 and a -3.2% year-over-year decline from 2015 to 2016. The Maldives’ top 10 exports accounted for 99.985% of the overall value […]

Highest Value Sri Lankan Import Products

Refined petroleum and crude oils were among the 20 highest value Sri Lankan import products in 2016. The most valuable Sri Lankan imports also include cars, trucks and motorocycles. Smartphones is another imported item where Sri Lanka has demonstrably strong domestic demand as is imported medication mixes in dosage. The following list shows on which […]

Highest Value Indian Export Products

Petroleum oils, unmounted diamonds and jewelry top the list of highest value Indian export products. The most valuable Indian exports also include medicines, milled rice, jewelry and frozen beef. Another international trade highlight for 2016 is the strong increase in India’s gold sales. The following list shows which Indian exports pulled in the most money […]

Top Japanese Trade Balances

Cars, automobile parts and accessories are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for Japan in 2016. Japan’s total trade balance for all products equaled a US$38 billion surplus for 2016, up 32.4% from a $28.7 billion surplus in 2009. Year over year, Japan’s $38 billion trade surplus also represents a massive improvement from […]