Vietnam’s Top 10 Exports

The eastern-most nation on Southeast Asia’s Indochina Peninsula, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam shipped US$246.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects an 87% gain since 2013 and a 39.8% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Vietnam’s exported goods plus […]

US Crude Oil Exports & Imports by State

Based on United States Census Bureau’s foreign trade statistics, the 7 leading American states in terms of unprocessed petroleum shipments exported US$22.4 billion worth of crude oil in 2017. That dollar amount contrasts starkly with the $132.8 billion in crude oil purchases from international sources by America’s top 22 import states resulting in a -$110.5 […]

Japan’s Top 10 Exports

Japan shipped US$698.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, up by 8.3% since 2016 but down by -2.4% from 2013 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Japan’s exported goods and services represent 17.8% of total Japanese economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Imports

The United Kingdom imported US$644.1 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017. That metric reflects a -2% drop since 2013 but a 1.2% uptick from 2016 to 2017. UK imports represent 4% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier during 2016. As of June 2018, UK’s import purchases […]

Indonesia’s Top 10 Imports

Indonesia imported US$156.9 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -15.9% since 2013 but up by 15.7% from 2016 to 2017. Indonesian imports represent approximately 1% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion in 2016. From a continental perspective, 74.2% of Indonesia’s total imports by value in 2017 were […]

US Imported Cars by Supplier Countries

In 2017, the United States of America imported US$179.6 billion worth of cars from a total 82 global trade partners. Globally, the value for all US import purchases of cars in 2017 showed a 15.5% increase since 2013 and a 3.9% gain from 2016 to 2017. Among countries, Canada furnished 24.4% of America’s imported cars […]

China’s Top 10 Exports

Located in East Asia near key trading partners including Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, India and Singapore, the People’s Republic of China shipped US$2.272 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 2.8% gain since 2013 and an 8.3% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central […]

Top 10 Exports from Texas

Nicknamed “The Lone Star State” and located in America’s South Central region, Texas shipped US$264.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a 14.3% uptick from 2016 to 2017 but a -7.5% setback since 2014. Texas is America’s number one exporter by state ahead of California, Washington and New […]