Lebanon’s Top 10 Exports

A sovereign state in Western Asia precariously bordered by Syria and Israel, the Lebanese Republic shipped US$3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -14.9% decline since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but a tiny 0.8% improvement from 2015 to 2016. Lebanon’s top 10 exports accounted […]

Top Middle Eastern Export Countries

Exports from countries in the Middle East totaled US$808.5 billion for 2016, down -42.7% since 2012 when shipments for the Middle East aggregation totaled $1.41 trillion. Year over year, the value of Mideast exports retreated -23.2% from 2015 to 2016. Middle Eastern exports represent an estimated 5.1% of global exports from all countries during 2016. […]

Iraq’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Iraq amounted to US$52.9 billion in 2015, down by -31.8% since 2011 and down by -39.2% from 2014 to 2015. Iraq’s top 10 exports accounted for 99.9% of the overall value of its global shipments, meaning that Iraqi export products are heavily concentrated and lack diversification. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Bahrain’s Top 10 Exports

A tiny constitutional monarchy located in the Persian Gulf, the Kingdom of Bahrain shipped US$12.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -22.4% drop since 2012 and a -22.7% decline from 2015 to 2016. Bahrain’s top 10 exports accounted for 84.8% of the overall value of its global […]

Azerbaijan’s Top 10 Exports

Strategically positioned at the confluence of southwestern Asia and southeastern Europe, the Republic of Azerbaijan shipped US$12.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -13.9% decline since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, but an 11.6% increase from 2015 to 2016. Azerbaijan’s top 10 exports are highly […]

Armenia’s Top 10 Exports

Located in western Asia, the Republic Armenia shipped US$1.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a 159.6% increase since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and a 19.8% boost from 2015 to 2016. Armenia’s top 10 exports accounted for 84.7% of the overall value of its global […]

Oman’s Top 10 Exports

Oman shipped US$24.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -11.6% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -23.4% from 2015 to 2016. Oman’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.1% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Kuwait’s Top 10 Exports

Kuwait shipped US$46.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -11% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -16.2% from 2015 to 2016. Reductions in value mainly trace back to lower oil prices. Highly concentrated in mineral fuels-related products, Kuwait’s top 10 exports are 97.3% of the […]