China Major Product Supply Advantages

China ran an overall trade surplus of US$384.3 billion for 2014. Drilling down from that total, mainland China earned positive trade balances with 157 of the 219 geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports for a subtotal surplus of $1.1 trillion. Chinese exports to exceeded China’s imports from North America by $263.2 billion […]

Macau’s Top 10 Exports

Officially named the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Macau is located on the western side of the Pearl River Delta across from Hong Kong – China’s other special administrative region. Macau’s exports totaled an estimated US$1.2 billion in 2014, up 42.6% since 2010. Macau’s top 10 exports accounted for 51.3% […]

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 […]

World’s Top Export Countries

Global exports totaled an estimated US$18.659 trillion in 2014, up 23.9% from $15.054 trillion in 2010. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, the total Gross Domestic Product for all countries amounted to $107.921 trillion in 2014. Therefore, exports accounted for about 17.3% of worldwide economic output.  Given the earth’s […]