Papua New Guinea’s Top 10 Exports

An Oceanian country situated immediately north of Australia, the Independent State of Papua New Guinea shipped US$10.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount results from a 53% gain since 2013 and a 20.2% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Papua […]

Australia’s Top 10 Exports

Australia shipped US$229.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -8.9% since 2013 but up by 21.2% from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Australia’s exported goods plus services represent 20.5% of total Australian economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

Highest Value Australian Export Products

Iron, coal, petroleum gases and gold lead the top 20 highest value Australian export products and accounted for half (53.7%) of the total value of Australian shipments during 2017. Australia also exports significant quantities of aluminum, miscellaneous base metals, wheat, meat and wool. The following list shows which Australian exports attracted the most sales during […]

New Zealand’s Top 10 Imports

New Zealand’s imports amounted to US$40.1 billion in 2017, up by 1.2% since 2013 and up by 10.8% from 2016 to 2017. New Zealander imports represent a tiny 0.2% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, 53.1% of New Zealand’s total imports by value in […]

New Zealand’s Top 10 Exports

New Zealand shipped US$37 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -6.3% since 2013 but up by 9.1% from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, New Zealand’s exported goods plus services represent 27.4% of its total economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis […]

Australia’s Top 10 Imports

Australia imported US$221.4 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -4.8% since 2013 but up by 16.9% from 2016 to 2017. Australia’s top 10 imports accounted for close to two-thirds (64.8%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Australian imports represent 1.4% of overall global imports […]

Highest Value Australian Import Products

Cars, trucks, automotive parts and rubber tires were among the 20 highest value Australian import products in 2017. The most valuable Australian imports also include mineral fuels including both refined and crude oils. Phone system devices including smartphones is another area where Australian exhibit strong international demand, as is the case for imported medication mixes […]

Australia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Australia’s 10 largest export companies operate in the diversified metals and mining industry. A pair of Australian oil and gas industry players also rank among the island country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Australian exports declined by -26% from US$256.2 billion in […]