Norway’s Top 10 Exports

Geographically its closest trading partners are Finland, Russia and Denmark, the Kingdom of Norway shipped US$123 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018, down by -15% since 2014 but up by 20.6% from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Norway’s exported goods plus services represent 35.5% […]

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 an international trade perspective, the overall value of all export products from the United Kingdom declined by -19.3% from US$548 billion in 2013 to $442.1 billion […]

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. […]

Denmark’s Top 10 Exports

South of fellow Scandinavian nations Sweden and Norway while sharing its own southern border with Germany, the Kingdom of Denmark shipped US$102.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -7.2% drop since 2013 but an 8.6% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence […]

Sweden’s Top 10 Exports

A Scandinavian nation in Northern Europe surrounded by Norway to its west, Finland to its east and connected to Denmark via a tunnel that connects its southwest to Denmark, the Kingdom of Sweden shipped US$153.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -8.6% drop since 2013 but a […]

European Union’s Top 10 Exports

Featuring 28 members prior to the United Kingdom’s planned exit on March 29, 2019, the European Union (EU) shipped US$5.719 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. Pre-Brexit the EU is the world’s most powerful trade partner, responsible for almost a third (32.5%) of globally exported goods valued at $17,581 trillion. The EU’s […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Exports

Technically the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the western European country typically called the United Kingdom shipped US$444.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -18.8% setback since 2013 but an 8.1% uptick from one year earlier in 2016. From January to October 2018, Britain’s […]

Netherlands Top 10 Major Export Companies

The largest export-oriented Dutch multinational is oil and gas leader Royal Dutch Shell. Netherlands top 10 major export-oriented firms include two telecoms, two semiconductors producers and two competitors in the international trade of diversified chemicals. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Dutch exports fell by -11.4% from US$571.2 […]