Australia’s Top 10 Exports

The Commonwealth of Australia shipped US$253.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 0.5% increase since 2014 and a 10.5% gain from 2017 to 2018. Australia is a sovereign nation located in the Southern Hemisphere comprised of the Australian continental mainland plus Tasmania and many smaller islands. Based […]

New Zealand’s Top 10 Exports

A sovereign island country southeast of Australia in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, New Zealand shipped US$38.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -7.7% dip since 2014 but a 1% improvement from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, New Zealand’s exported […]

Australia’s Top 10 Imports

Australia imported US$227.3 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018, down by -0.6% since 2014 but up by 2.7% from 2017 to 2018. Australian imports represent 1.3% of overall global imports which totaled an estimated $17.788 trillion one year earlier during 2017 (calculated as of January 21, 2019). From a continental perspective, […]

New Zealand’s Top 10 Imports

New Zealand’s imports amounted to US$43.7 billion in 2018, up by 2.8% since 2014 and up by 8.8% from 2017 to 2018. New Zealander imports represent a tiny 0.2% of overall global imports which totaled $17.788 trillion one year earlier in 2017 (calculated as of February 4, 2019). From a continental perspective, 54.9% of New […]

Australia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Australia’s 10 largest exports-related companies operate in the diversified metals and mining industry. Another pair of Australian oil and gas industry players also rank among the Oceanian island country’s major international businesses. To give some global trade perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Australian exported goods declined by -10.1% from […]

Major Exports by Continent

By value, roughly four-fifths (79.2%) of all globally exported products during 2017 originated from Asia and Europe. A large portion of Asia’s major exports are electronics components, mobile phones, computers and related equipment. Leading exported goods from Europe are cars and automotive parts or accessories. Listed below are searchable tables showing the 25 major exported […]

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 […]

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 […]