Top Continents for Exported Products

Asian exporters accounted for over two-fifths (41.7%) of the overall US$17.585 trillion worth of exported goods shipped during 2017. Close behind in second place were European countries trailed by suppliers in North America, South America, Africa, Oceania (led by Australia and New Zealand), then Central America. Below are exporting entities at the continent level. Continents […]

Top EU Export Countries

From an international trade perspective, the United Kingdom appears to be on economically shaky grounds prior to its Article 50-based withdrawal from the European Union (EU) by March 29, 2019. In contrast, international trade for most EU nations continues on a business-as-usual basis. Exports from the current 28 EU members totaled US$5.719 trillion for 2017. […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Britain’s 10 largest export companies represent a diverse range of distinct industries: tobacco, diversified metals and mining, energy, pharmaceuticals, chemicals as well as the aerospace and defense sector. From a macroeconomic perspective, the overall value of all export products from the United Kingdom declined by -14.5% from US$481.2 billion in 2012 to $411.5 billion during […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Imports

The United Kingdom imported US$644.1 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017. That metric reflects a -2% drop since 2013 but a 1.2% uptick from 2016 to 2017. UK imports represent 4% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier during 2016. From January to August 2018, goods imported […]

Italy’s Top 10 Exports

Italy shipped US$506.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -2.3% since 2013 but up by 9.7% from 2016 to 2017. From January to July 2018, Italy’s exported goods were valued at $330.1 billion. This 7-month metric puts Italian exports on track for an annualized $565.9 billion estimated for all 2018. […]

France’s Top 10 Exports

France shipped US$522.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar metric represents a 6.9% increase from 2016 to 2017 but a -7.9% decline over the 5-year period starting in 2013. From January to August 2018, exported goods from France were valued at $377.8 billion. This 8-month metric puts French exports on […]

Germany’s Top 10 Exports

Europe’s most powerful economy, Germany shipped US$1.445 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -0.4% retreat since 2013 but a 7.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. From January to August 2018, Germany’s exported goods were valued at $1.1 trillion. This 8-month metric puts German exports on track for […]

Czech Republic’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked central European nation that shares its western border with economic powerhouse Germany, the Czech Republic shipped US$180.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents an 11.5% increase from 2013 to 2017 and an 11.1% uptick from 2016 to 2017. The Czech Republic is also called Czechia, its […]