Mexico’s Top 10 Exports

Mexico shipped US$373.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 62.8% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -1.8% from 2015 to 2016. Mexico’s top 10 exports accounted for four-fifths (79.9%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s […]

Canada’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Canada–the country nicknamed the Great White North–amounted to US$390 billion in 2016 up by 23.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -4.6% from 2015 to 2016. Canada’s top 10 exports accounted for 61.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Canada’s Top 10 Imports

Canada imported US$403 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 25.4% since 2009 but down by -3.9% from 2015 to 2016. Canada’s top 10 imports accounted for almost two-thirds (64.6%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Canadian imports represent 2.4% of total global imports benchmarked […]

US Product Surpluses and Deficits with Mexico

The United States incurred a -US$65.9 billion trade deficit exporting to and importing from Mexico during 2016. That statistic represents a 33.7% expansion from America’s -$49.3 billion deficit in 2009, the first year in which full effects from the Global Recession surfaced. Year over year, America’s trade deficit with Mexico in 2016 grew by 7.9% […]

Highest Value Canadian Export Products

The list of 20 highest value Canadian export products highlights a resource economy heavily dependent on global sales of oil, lumber, wheat, metals and chemicals. The overall leader among Canada’s exports is from the manufacturing sectors, namely cars. Automobile parts and accessories as well as aircraft products also rank among bestselling Canadian products on international […]

Highest Value US Import Products

Cars, trucks and automotive parts and accessories were among the 20 highest value US import products in 2016. The most valuable US imports also include smartphones, computer hardware and accessories. Petroleum is another area where America’s domestic supply lags demand, which explains why both crude oil as well as processed oils appear on the top […]

Highest Value US Export Products

Processed petroleum oils topped the list of highest value US export goods for 2016, followed by automotive and electronics products. Also doing well were exported soya beans, diamonds, gold, corn and turbo-jets. The following list shows which American exports generated the greatest sales dollars in 2016. Unlike most information currently available on the web, the […]

United States Top 10 Imports

America imported US$2.252 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 40.6% since 2009 but down by -2.4% from 2015 to 2016. United States top 10 imports accounted for two-thirds (66.8%) of the overall value of American product purchases from other countries. US imports represent 13.7% of the estimated $16.473 trillion […]