Turkey’s Top 10 Exports

Turkey shipped US$157.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, up by 3.5% since 2013 and up by a further 10.2% from 2016 to 2017. Turkey’s top 10 exports accounted for three-fifths (60.6%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, […]

Highest Value Swiss Import Products

Gold, jewelry, diamonds and medicines were among the 20 highest value Swiss import products in 2017. The most valuable Swiss imports also include mobile phones and computers. Fossil fuels including refined and crude oils and petroleum gases also appear among Switzerland’s highest value imports. The following list shows on which product categories Swiss importers spent […]

Greece’s Top 10 Exports

A strategic juncture for Europe, Asia and Africa, the Hellenic Republic commonly known as Greece shipped US$32.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -10.1% decrease from 2013 but a 17.2% uptick from 2016 to 2017 for the southern European nation. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Highest Value Greek Export Products

Processed petroleum oils from refineries led the 20 highest value Greek export products in 2017. The most valuable Greek exports also include medicines, olive oil and aluminum both as a material and related products including aluminum foil. Fresh fish, computers, smartphones, cheese and cigars are other export products where Greece demonstrates competitive advantages. The following […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Imports

United Kingdom imported US$644.1 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -2% since 2013 but up by 1.2% from 2016 to 2017. UK imports represent 4% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier during 2016. From a continental perspective, well over half (58.6%) of United Kingdom’s […]

France’s Top 10 Imports

French imports amounted to US$611.7 billion in 2017, down by -8.9% since 2013 but up by 9.1% from 2016 to 2017. France’s top 10 imports accounted for nearly two-thirds (62.1%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. French imports represent 3.8% of total global imports which totaled an estimated $16.054 trillion […]

Most Valuable Irish Export Products

Ireland is a “mighty mouse” international trade story for a relatively small island nation. From 2013 to 2017, Ireland grew the value of its exported products by a healthy 17% from 2013 to 2017. Despite leprechaun tales and other enduring myths, potatoes and green beer are not among Ireland’s highest value exports. Rather, the Irish […]

Highest Value French Export Products

Aircraft, packaged medicines, turbo-jets, wine and refined petroleum oils were among the highest value French export products in 2017. Perfumes, makeup and jewelry also made the top rankings. This is not surprising, given that France attracts many tourists and is considered a world leader in the global fashion industry. The following list shows which French […]