Vietnam’s Top 10 Imports

Vietnam imported US$198.2 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 183.3% since 2009 and up by 19.5% from 2015 to 2016 Vietnam’s top 10 imports accounted for over three-fifths (61%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Vietnamese imports represent 1.2% of overall global imports which […]

Highest Value Sri Lankan Export Products

Different categories of men’s and women’s clothing are sprinkled among the 20 highest value Sri Lankan export products in 2016. The most valuable Sri Lankan export is tea. Cinnamon, refined petroleum oils and new rubber tires also appear among Sri Lanka’s highest value exports. The following list shows on which product categories Sri Lankan exporters […]

Sri Lanka’s Top 10 Imports

Sri Lankan imports amounted to US$19.5 billion in 2016, up 9% since 2012. Year over year, Sri Lankan import purchases expanded by 2.8% from 2015 to 2016. Sri Lanka’s top 10 imports accounted for over half (55.8%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. From a continental perspective, more than three-quarters […]

Indonesia’s Top 10 Imports

Indonesia imported US$135.7 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 40.1% since 2009 but down by -4.9% from 2015 to 2016. Indonesia’s top 10 imports accounted for about two-thirds (64.6%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Indonesian imports represent 0.8% of total global imports which […]

Highest Value South Korean Import Products

Fossil fuels including oil, petroleum gases and coal were among the 20 highest value South Korean import products in 2016. The most valuable South Korean imports also include aluminum. Machinery for making semi-conductors is another area where South Korea’s domestic supply lags demand, as is the case for medication mixes in dosage. The following list […]

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 […]

India’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Four of India’s 10 largest export companies specialize in petroleum-related sectors. Two huge Indian automobile manufacturers also rank among the country’s top 10 product exporters. To give some contextual perspective on large company performance, the overall value of India’s exports declined by -10.1% from US$289.6 billion in 2012 to $260.3 billion during 2016. In 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 […]