Top Cork Exporting Countries

International sales from cork exports by country totaled US$1.8 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 1.3% gain from the $1.76 million in exported cork during 2013, and a 7.5% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Impermeable, buoyant, elastic and fire retardant material, cork is made from bark tissue. Commercial uses of cork include wine […]

World’s Top Export Countries

Globally, total export products were worth an estimated US$17.421 trillion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -8.2% drop over the 5-year period starting in 2013 but an 8.8% uptick from $16.013 trillion during 2016. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, the total Gross Domestic Product for all countries […]

Candy Sweets Exports by Country

Global sales for candy sweets exports by country totaled US$10.4 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of candy sweets exports rose by an average 3.4% for all exporting countries since 2013 when candy sweets shipments were valued at $10 billion. Year over year, the worldwide value of exported candy sweets appreciated by 3.8% from 2016 […]

Top North American Export Countries

Exports from North America were worth US$2.377 trillion for 2017, down by -8.2% since 2013 when comparable shipments totaled $2.414 trillion. Year over year, the value of North American exports appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. North American exports represent an estimated 13.6% of overall world exports, down from 14% one year earlier in […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Exports

The biggest country by population and land area for both South America and Latin America, Brazil shipped an estimated US$217.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17.5% gain year over year since 2016, however is still -10% less than the $242 billion in Brazilian exports five years […]

Top Exported Baby Clothing Sales

Exported baby clothes sold to customers around the world totaled US$9.7 billion in 2017, up by an average 12.4% for all baby clothing shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. From 2016 to 2017, the global value of baby clothing exports improved by 1.3%. Exported baby clothing is organized under two major categories: knitted […]

Top Middle Eastern Export Countries

Exports from countries in the Middle East totaled US$919.1 billion for 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -8.2% decline since 2013 when shipments for the Middle East aggregation totaled $1.442 trillion. Year over year, the value of exports from the Middle East appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. Mideast exports represent an estimated 5.3% […]

World’s Top Exports Report Card for Products and Countries

Worldwide export sales were US$17.421 trillion in 2017 based on International Trade Centre statistics (as of May 26, 2018). That global export metric reflects a -8.2% slowdown from 2013. Year-over-year, worldwide export sales appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. In this analysis, we look at the latest statistics surrounding the world’s top exports to […]