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 […]

Highest Value North Korean Export Products

Anthracite — a hard, shiny type of coal containing the highest carbon concentration — tops the list of highest value export products from North Korea in 2016. North Korea is also known for its exports of metals, and clothing from T-shirts to hooded pullovers. The following list shows which North Korean exports generated the most […]

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 […]

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 […]

Philippines Top 10 Exports

Philippines shipped US$56.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 46.5% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -4% from 2015 to 2016. Philippines top 10 exports accounted for 80.1% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Syria’s Top 10 Exports

A West Asian nation bordering Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Jordan and Israel, the Syrian Arab Republic shipped US$704.4 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from an estimated -92.7% drop since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, and a -16.5% decline from 2015 to 2016. Syria’s top 10 exports […]

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 […]