Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Exports

Situated on the Arabian Peninsula within Western Asia, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shipped US$220.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 23% gain from 2016 to 2017 but a -41.4% setback since 2013. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Saudi exported goods plus […]

Iran’s Top 10 Exports

Sharing its eastern borders with Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran shipped US$62.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -32.1% drop since 2013 and a -24.8% decline from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Iran’s exported goods plus […]

Israel’s Top 10 Exports

Noted for photogenic coastlines along the Mediterranean Sea’s southeastern shore and the Red Sea’s northern shore, the State of Israel shipped US$60.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -8.8% decline since 2013 but a modest 0.5% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central […]

Bahrain’s Top 10 Exports

A tiny constitutional monarchy located in the Persian Gulf, the Kingdom of Bahrain shipped an estimated US$7.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -62.4% decline since 2013 and a -41.6% drop from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Bahrain’s exported goods were valued at $3.5 billion […]

Kuwait’s Top 10 Exports

Located at the tip of the Persian Gulf in Western Asia, the State of Kuwait shipped US$54.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. Against the backcloth of declining oil prices, that dollar total reflects a -52% decline since 2013 but an 18.5% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the […]

Qatar’s Top 10 Exports

Located on the Arabian Peninsula’s northeast coast, the State of Qatar borders with Saudi Arabia while sharing sea borders on the Persian Gulf with the United Arab Emirates and Iran. Qatar shipped an estimated US$62.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -54.1% decline since 2013 but a […]

Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Five of Saudi Arabia’s 10 largest companies are financial institutions that support international trade transactions. Saudi Arabia is also home to a pair of diversified chemicals producers. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Saudi exports fell by a sobering -46.4% from US$387.4 billion in 2012 to $207.6 billion […]

Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Imports

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia imported US$126.8 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -22.2% since 2013 and down by -2.3% from 2016 to 2017. Saudi imports represent 0.8% of total global imports estimated at $16.056 trillion for 2017. From a continental perspective, 47.5% of Saudi Arabia’s total imports by […]