Malaysia’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Malaysia amounted to US$200 billion in 2015, down -11.9% since 2011 and down -14.6% from 2014 to 2015. Malaysia’s top 10 exports accounted for 79.3% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Malaysia’s total Gross Domestic Product amounted to $813.5 […]

Fastest-Growing African Export Countries

After analyzing 2015 export data, we found 3 African countries that more than doubled their export sales from 2011 to 2015: British Indian Ocean Territories (up 115%), Sierra Leone (up 104%) and Cameroon (up 102.7%). Overall, the average decline in the total value of shipments out of Africa was -40.2% over the 5-year period. There […]

Fastest-Growing Thai Export Products

Three of Thailand’s 15 fastest-growing export product categories posted a triple-digit gain from 2011 to 2015. Overall, the percentage change for all Thai exports was a -7.8% decline over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at high trends as […]

Fastest-Growing Asian Export Countries

After analyzing 2015 export data, we found three Asian countries that more than doubled their export sales from 2011 to 2015. Leading gains ranged from 102% for Cambodia to 268.7% for Timor-Leste. Overall, the average percentage change in the total value of all Asian shipments was a -3.1% decline over the 5-year period. Nineteen Asian […]

Fastest-Growing Indian Export Products

Five of India’s fastest-growing export product categories posted gains exceeding 500% from 2011 to 2015. The average change for all Indian export products was a -12.3% decline over that 5-year timeframe. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at trends as opposed to […]

Fastest-Growing Turkish Export Products

Seven of the fastest-growing Turkish export products posted a triple-digit gain from 2011 to 2015. Those top gainers represent a diverse range of goods, from exported baby diapers and mats to gold and lead. Overall, Turkish exports averaged a 6.6% increase over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized […]

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 […]

Fastest-Growing Malaysian Export Products

Nine of Malaysia’s fastest-growing export product categories posted triple-digit gains or better from 2011 to 2015. Nickel, the leading category, appreciated by 7,299%. Overall, Malaysian exports average a -11.8% decline in value over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking […]