Brazil’s Top 10 Imports

Brazil imported US$181.2 billion worth of goods sourced from around the globe in 2018, down by -20.9% since 2014 but up by 20.2% from 2017 to 2018. Brazilian imports represent 1% of total global imports totaling an estimated $17.788 trillion for 2017. From a continental perspective, 35.9% of Brazil’s total imports by value in 2018 […]

Switzerland’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Switzerland totaled US$310.7 billion in 2018, down by -0.2% since 2014. Year over year, Swiss exports increased in value by 3.8% from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Switzerland’s exported goods plus services represent 65.1% of total Swiss economic output or Gross Domestic Product encompassing a […]

Japan’s Top 10 Imports

Japan’s imports totaled US$748.4 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 11.4% increase since 2017 but a -7.9% decline from 2014 to 2018. Japanese imports represent about 4.2% of total global imports estimated at $17.788 trillion for 2018 (as of January 21, 2019). From a continental perspective, 60.3% of Japan’s total imports by value […]

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 […]

Top South African Trading Partners

Formerly called Zuid-Afrika, South Africa continues to battle international trade constraints presented by its geographic location notably in relation to distant South African trading partners like China, Germany and the United States. Overall, South Africa shipped US$94.4 billion worth of products around the globe in 2018. Up 7% since 2017, that dollar figure represents roughly […]

South Africa’s Top 10 Exports

The African continent’s southernmost country, the Republic of South Africa shipped US$94.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 2% gain since 2014 and a 7% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, South Africa’s exported goods plus services represent […]

Thailand’s Top 10 Exports

Located in the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula, the Kingdom of Thailand shipped US$249.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 9.8% gain since 2014 and a 5.8% increase from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Thailand’s exported goods plus services represent […]

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, […]