Malaysia’s Top 10 Imports

Malaysia imported US$168.5 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 35.7% since 2009 but down by -4.3% from 2015 to 2016 Malaysia’s top 10 imports accounted for over two-thirds (68.7%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Malaysian imports represent 1% of total global imports which […]

Highest Value Filipino Import Products

Electronic integrated circuits, cars and computer components were among the 20 highest value Filipino import products in 2016. The most valuable Filipino imports also include refined petroleum and crude oil. Other examples of commodities where Philippines’s domestic supply lags Filipino demand are medication mixes in dosage, phone system devices including smartphones and motorcycles. The following […]

Highest Value Malaysian Import Products

Electronic integrated circuits and refined petroleum oils were among the 20 highest value Malaysian import products in 2016. The most valuable Malaysian imports also include cars and automotive parts. Refined copper is another area where Malaysia’s domestic supply lags demand, as is the case for imported coal and natural rubber. The following list shows on […]

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 […]

Highest Value Turkish Import Products

Cars, automobile parts and diesel engines were among the 20 highest value Turkish import products in 2016. The most valuable Turkish imports also include refined oil and coal. Mobile phones is another area where Turkey shows strong import demand. The following list shows on which product categories Turkish importers spent the most. Unlike most information […]

Highest Value Malaysian Export Products

Highest value Malaysian export products range from electronic circuits and petroleum gases to mobile phones and aluminum. The following list shows which Malaysia exports generated the most international sales during 2016. Unlike most information currently available on the web, the items below are detailed at the 4-digit tariff code level. Specific data on export sales […]

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, […]

South Korea’s Top 10 Imports

South Korean imports amounted to US$406.1 billion in 2016, up 25.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in. Year over year, Korean import spending dropped by -7% from 2015 to 2016. South Korea’s top 10 imports accounted for almost three-quarters (71%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries during 2016. […]