Top Asian Export Countries

Exports from Asia totaled an estimated US$6.390 trillion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 1.7% increase since 2013 with an 11.5% year-over-year gain from 2016 to 2017. International product sales originating from Asia represent more than a third (36.3%) of total worldwide exports. Calculated using statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook […]

Top Indian Trade Balances

Crude oil, gold, coal and smartphones were major factors behind India’s highest trade deficits by product in 2017. China, Switzerland and Saudi Arabia took the top three spots for trade partners giving India the highest negative balances exchanging exports and imports. India’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$148.2 billion in 2017, up by […]

Top Chinese Trade Balances

Mobile phones and computers represent major factors behind China’s highest trade surpluses by product, while the United States and Hong Kong 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$430.8 billion in 2017, more than […]

Thailand’s Top 10 Exports

Located in the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula, the Kingdom of Thailand shipped US$236 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 3.3% gain since 2013 and a 10.5% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Thailand’s exported goods plus services represent […]

Jordan’s Top 10 Exports

An Arabian kingdom in Western Asia located on the East Bank of the Jordan River, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan shipped US$7.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -5.7% decline since 2013 and a -0.5% drop from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence […]

Macau’s Top 10 Exports

Officially named the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Macau’s exports totaled an estimated US$1.4 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 15.9% increase in value from 2014 to 2017 and a 14.3% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, exported goods […]

Uzbekistan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked Central Asian country that shares its southern border with Afghanistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan shipped US$8.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -1.3% dip since 2013 but a 12.9% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Uzbekistan’s […]

Highest Value North Korean Export Products

Anthracite–a hard, shiny type of coal containing the highest carbon concentration–is the top seller within North Korea’s the highest value export product category in 2017. North Korea is also known for its exports of metals including iron and lead, as well as clothing from coats and jackets to swimwear and T-shirts. The following list shows […]