France’s Top 10 Exports

France shipped US$522.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar metric represents a 6.9% increase from 2016 to 2017 but a -7.9% decline over the 5-year period starting in 2013. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, France’s exported goods plus services represent 30.3% of total French economic […]

South Sudan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation deep inside northeast Africa, the Republic of South Sudan shipped US$1.4 billion worth of petroleum and other products around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount results from a -45.1% decline since 2013 and a -8.2% drop from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, South […]

Lebanon’s Top 10 Exports

A sovereign state in Western Asia bordered by Syria and Israel, the Lebanese Republic shipped US$3.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -16.5% decline since 2013 but a 10.5% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Lebanon’s exported goods […]

Big Export Sales for Frozen Shrimps

Overall exports of shrimps totaled US$19.3 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17.9% gain since 2013 and a 6.1% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Global shipments of frozen shrimps fared much better than international sales for fresh, salted or smoked shrimps. The value of exported frozen shrimps increased by 24.6% from $15.4 billion […]

Tanzania’s Top 10 Exports

A country on the southeast African coast bordering the Indian Ocean, Tanzania shipped an estimated US$3.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount results from a -28.1% decline since 2013 and a -33.1% drop from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Tanzania’s exported […]

USA-China Key Product Trade Stats 2017

The United States of America incurred a total -US$395.8 billion deficit exchanging exported and imported goods with the People’s Republic of China during 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17.3% expansion from America’s -$337.4 billion negative trade balance with China five years earlier in 2013. To give some context to the magnitude of China’s product […]

California’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed “The Golden State” stretching along America’s west coast within the Pacific Region, California shipped US$171.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a 5.1% uptick from 2016 to 2017 but a -1.1% setback since 2014. California is America’s second-biggest exporter by state behind Texas. The value of California’s […]

El Salvador’s Top 10 Exports

Central America’s smallest and most densely populated country, the Republic of El Salvador shipped US$5.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 4.9% increase since 2013 and an 8% gain from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, El Salvador’s exported goods […]