Cuba’s Top 10 Exports

Cuba shipped US$2.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2015, down by -20.4% since 2011. Cuba’s top 10 exports accounted for 81.1% of the overall value of the island country’s global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Cuba’s total Gross Domestic Product was $128.5 billion in […]

Jamaica’s Top 10 Exports

In 2015 exports from Jamaica amounted to US$1.1 billion, down -31.8% since 2011. Jamaica’s top 10 exports accounted for 86.4% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Jamaica’s total Gross Domestic Product amounted to $24.65 billion in 2015 (on a purchasing power […]

Most Valuable Cuban Export Products

Sugar, cigars and alcoholic beverages were among the 20 highest value Cuban export products in 2015. The most valuable Cuban exports include cobalt, gold and nickel. Natural honey also appears among Cuba’s highest value exports. The following list shows on which product categories Cuban exporters generated the most revenue. Unlike most information currently available on […]

Fastest-Growing Jamaican Export Products

All 15 of Jamaica’s fastest-growing export products increased in value by over 150% from 2011 to 2015. Gains ranged from 168.9% for Jamaica’s oil seeds shipments to 20,200% for exported cotton from the island nation. Overall, Jamaican exports declined by an average -31.8% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the […]

Barbados Top 10 Exports

Exports comprise a tiny — but growing — share of the Barbadian economy. During 2014, Barbados shipped US$480.8 million worth of goods around the world, up 53.3% since 2010. Barbados’s top 10 exports accounted for 74.1% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook […]

Fastest-Growing Barbadian Export Products

Six of the 15 fastest-growing Barbadian export products posted a gain in value exceeding 500% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 600% for artificial flowers and hair to 11,315% for oil shipments. Overall, Barbadian exports rose 53.3% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code […]

Fastest-Growing Cuban Export Products

Four of the 15 fastest-growing Cuban export products posted a gain in value exceeding 1,000% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 1,144% for Cuba’s rubber to 69,900% for the base metal cobalt. Overall, Cuban exports declined in value by 16.8% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized […]