United States Top 10 Exports

America shipped US$1.454 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 37.6% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -3.3% from 2015 to 2016. America’s top 10 exports accounted for over two-thirds (68.1%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Coal Exports by Country

Global sales from coal exports by country amounted to US$74.4 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of coal exports were down by an average -43.5% for all exporting countries since 2012 when coal shipments were valued at $131.6 billion. From a continental perspective, coal exports from Oceania (mostly Australia with a tiny amount from New […]

Greece’s Top 10 Exports

Greece shipped US$28.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 16% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -0.6% from 2015 to 2016. Greece’s top 10 exports accounted for 62.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

Syria’s Top 10 Exports

A West Asian nation bordering Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Jordan and Israel, the Syrian Arab Republic shipped US$704.4 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from an estimated -92.7% drop since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, and a -16.5% decline from 2015 to 2016. Syria’s top 10 exports […]

Afghanistan’s Top 10 Exports

A landlocked nation in south-central Asia, the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan shipped US$421.1 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 4.4% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, but a -26.3% decline from 2015 to 2016. Afghanistan’s top 10 exports accounted for 89.2% of the […]

Benin’s Top 10 Exports

Located in West Africa to the east of Nigeria, the Republic of Benin shipped US$527.4 million worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 24% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, but a -15.7% decline from 2015 to 2016. Formerly called Dahomey, Benin’s top 10 exports […]

Libya’s Top 10 Exports

Libya’s Top 10 Exports An economy heavily impacted by lower oil prices, Libya shipped US$6.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount represents a -75.2% decline since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in, and a -39.1% setback from 2015 to 2016. Libya’s top 10 exports are extremely concentrated, accounting […]

Nicaragua’s Top 10 Exports

The biggest country found on the Central American isthmus separating the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean, the Republic of Nicaragua shipped US$5.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016. That dollar amount results from a 277.8% gain since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and a 12.8% uptick from 2015 to […]