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 […]

Tonga’s Top 10 Exports

A group of 36 inhabited islands in the South Pacific, the Kingdom of Tonga shipped an estimated US$17.1 million worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 0.3% rise since 2013 and a 16.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Tonga’s […]

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 […]

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 […]