Germany’s Top 10 Exports

Germany shipped US$1.339 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 18.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and up by 0.8% from 2015 to 2016. Germany’s top 10 exports accounted for 70.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Russia’s Top 10 Exports

Russia shipped US$285.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -5.4% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -17% from 2015 to 2016. Russia’s top 10 exports accounted for over two-thirds (68.9%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Greece’s Top 10 Exports

Greece shipped US$28.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 16% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -0.6% from 2015 to 2016. Greece’s top 10 exports accounted for 62.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Top German Trade Balances

Exported cars and medication mixes in dosage were major factors behind Germany’s highest trade surpluses by product. United States and United Kingdom placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Germany gleaned the highest positive trade balances. Germany’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$284.4 billion in 2016, up by 50.1% from […]

Italy’s Top 10 Exports

Italy shipped US$461.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 13.6% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and up by 0.6% from 2015 to 2016. Italy’s top 10 exports accounted for 57.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Germany’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Germany’s three largest export companies are automobile manufacturers. Three massive German businesses in the diversified chemicals industry also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of German exports declined by -10.2% from US$1.482 trillion in 2011 to $1.331 trillion during 2015. In the […]

France’s Top 10 Exports

France shipped US$488.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 5.3% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -1.1% from 2015 to 2016. France’s top 10 exports accounted for almost two-thirds (62.2%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Top EU Export Countries

While the United Kingdom appears to be on track for an Article 50-based withdrawal from the European Union by March 29, 2019, international trade for all European nations continues on a business-as-usual basis. Exports from the current 28 members of the European Union totaled US$5.355 trillion for 2016. That amount represents a -7.6% decline since […]