Fastest-Growing Cuban Export Products

Four of the 15 fastest-growing Cuban export products posted a gain in value exceeding 1,000% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 1,144% for Cuba’s rubber to 69,900% for the base metal cobalt. Overall, Cuban exports declined in value by 16.8% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized […]

Fastest-Growing South American Export Countries

Overall, the average increase in the total value of all South American shipments was 14.5% from 2010 to 2014. Bolivia, Paraguay and Ecuador posted the highest export increases, while Suriname was the laggard recording a 5.3% value decline over the 5-year period. Fastest-Growing South American Export Countries Listed below in descending order are the fastest-growing […]

Fastest-Growing European Export Countries

The average increase in the total value of all European shipments was 20.4% from 2010 to 2014. Boasting a 177.8% gain, Gibraltar was the only geographical entity to more than double its exports over the 5-year period. The tiny British Overseas Territory has a population of 32,200 and is located on the southern end of […]

Fastest-Growing Venezuelan Export Products

Seven of the 15 fastest-growing Venezuelan export products posted a gain in value exceed 1,000% from 2010 to 2014. Increases range from 1,122% for Venezuela’s dairy exports to 252,291% for meat and seafood preparations. Overall, exports from this South American nation rose 5.3% in value over the 5-year period. This international trade metric was weighted […]

Fastest-Growing Middle Eastern Export Countries

After analyzing 2014 export data, we found 12 Middle Eastern countries that increased their export sales from 2010 to 2014. The minimum gain in value was 1.8% for Egypt up to Qatar’s 75.5% appreciation. Four other nations posted declines in the value of their shipments: Iran (down 21.6%), Lebanon (down 22.1%), Palestine (down 81.7%) and […]

Fastest-Growing Oceanian Export Countries

Overall, the average increase in the total value of all Oceanian exports was 23.6% from 2010 to 2014. Based on 2014 export data, four Oceanian exporters more than doubled the value of their shipments over the 5-year period. Kiribati, an island nation in the Central Pacific ocean, enjoyed by far the largest gain. Fastest-Growing Oceanian […]

Fastest-Growing Nigerian Import Products

Fourteen of the fastest-growing Nigerian import products posted an increase in value from 2010 to 2014 exceeding 1,000%. Gains ranged from 1,004% for imported fruits and nuts to almost 18,000% for imported knitted or crocheted fabric. Overall, Nigerian imports rose 15% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized […]

Fastest-Growing Bangladeshi Import Products

Nine of the 10 fastest-growing Bangladeshi import products posted an uptick in value from 2010 to 2014 exceeding 500%. The other top product category, special woven or tufted fabric, posted a respectable 461.3% gain. Overall, Bangladeshi imports rose 26.2% over the 5-year period. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System […]