United States Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three computer hardware titans, two mammoth petroleum conglomerates, two medical industry players, plus two well-established automotive brands dominate the list of America’s leading export companies. America’s leading international product suppliers were vetted based on company asset value as of December 2018. To give some international sales perspective, the United States exported US$1.546 trillion worth of […]

Mexico’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Mexico’s 10 largest export companies manufacture beverages enjoyed by drinkers around the world. Two businesses that export diversified metals also appear on the list. To give some international trade perspective on the performance of these major Mexican companies, the value of exports from the Mexico rose 7.8% from US$379.9 billion in 2013 to […]

Washington State’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Evergreen State” and located in America’s Pacific Northwest region, the State of Washington shipped US$77 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -3.2% decline from 2016 to 2017 and a -15% drop since 2014. Washington is America’s third-biggest exporter by state behind Texas and California. The […]

Canada’s Top 10 Imports

Canada imported US$432.3 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -6.4% cutback since 2013 but is a 7.3% increase from 2016 to 2017. From January to September 2018, Canada’s imported goods were valued at $347.1 billion. This 9-month metric puts Canadian imports on track for an annualized […]

Major Imported Products by Continent

As international product buyers, Asia represents the most lucrative continent consuming US$6.769 trillion worth of imported products during 2017. In second place was Europe at $6.377 trillion trailed by North America’s $3.621 trillion in import purchases. Smaller amounts were imported by South American countries ($892.6 billion in imports), Africa ($492 billion), Oceania ($290.4 billion) led […]

Mexico’s Top 10 Imports

Officially the United Mexican States, Mexico imported US$420.4 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 10.3% increase since 2013 and an 8.6% gain from 2016 to 2017. From January to July 2018, goods imported into Mexico were valued at $263.2 billion. This 7-month metric puts Mexican imports […]

Top Continents for Exported Products

Asian exporters accounted for over two-fifths (41.7%) of the overall US$17.585 trillion worth of exported goods shipped during 2017. Close behind in second place were European countries trailed by suppliers in North America, South America, Africa, Oceania (led by Australia and New Zealand), then Central America. Below are exporting entities at the continent level. Continents […]

US Exported & Imported Cars by State

Based on United States Census Bureau’s foreign trade statistics, the 21 leading American states in terms of exported cars were responsible for US$46.4 billion worth of automobile exports in 2017. That dollar amount contrasts with the $167 billion in cars purchased from international sources by America’s top 20 import states, resulting in a -$120.6 billion […]