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 […]

Fastest-Growing Malagasy Export Products

Eight of the 15 fastest-growing Malagasy export products posted a minimal gain in value of 500% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 500% for Madagascar’s tin to 130,209% for its fertilizer shipments. Overall, Malagasy exports rose 99.4% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code […]

Fastest-Growing Macau Export Products

Seven of the 15 fastest-growing Macau export products posted gains exceeding 100% from 2010 to 2014. Overall, the value of exports from Macau increased by 42.6% over that 5-year period. 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 uncovering […]

Fastest-Growing South American Export Countries

Overall, the average increase in the total value of all South American shipments was 14.5% from 2010 to 2014. Bolivia, Paraguay and Ecuador posted the highest export increases, while Suriname was the laggard recording a 5.3% value decline over the 5-year period. Fastest-Growing South American Export Countries Listed below in descending order are the fastest-growing […]

Fastest-Growing European Export Countries

The average increase in the total value of all European shipments was 20.4% from 2010 to 2014. Boasting a 177.8% gain, Gibraltar was the only geographical entity to more than double its exports over the 5-year period. The tiny British Overseas Territory has a population of 32,200 and is located on the southern end of […]

Fastest-Growing Venezuelan Export Products

Seven of the 15 fastest-growing Venezuelan export products posted a gain in value exceed 1,000% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 1,122% for Venezuela’s dairy exports to 252,291% for meat and seafood preparations. Overall, exports from this South American nation rose 5.3% in value over the 5-year period. This international trade metric was weighted […]

Fastest-Growing Middle Eastern Export Countries

After analyzing 2014 export data, we found 12 Middle Eastern countries that increased their export sales from 2010 to 2014. The minimum gain in value was 1.8% for Egypt up to Qatar’s 75.5% appreciation. Four other nations posted declines in the value of their shipments: Iran (down 21.6%), Lebanon (down 22.1%), Palestine (down 81.7%) and […]