Beauty Cosmetics and Skincare Imports by Country

International purchases of imported beauty cosmetics and skincare products represent US$48.4 billion of global demand in 2017. Overall, the value of beauty cosmetics and skincare products imports rose by 37.1% for all importing countries since 2013 when international purchases of beauty cosmetics and skincare products were valued at $35.3 billion. Year over year, there was […]

Top Sand Exporters by Country

Sand exports by country totaled US$1.7 billion in 2017, up by 24.1% for all sand shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Globally, the value of exported sand appreciated 31% from 2016 to 2017. Finer than gravel but coarser than silt, sand is material comprised of finely granulated rock and mineral particles. Sand is […]

Top Exported Hats by Country

Worldwide sales for exported hats and similar headgear totaled US$9.1 billion during 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 16.6% increase since 2013 and a 6.1% uptick from 2016 to 2017. As a head covering, hats are worn for diverse reasons. These encompass protection against the weather, religious purposes, ceremonial celebrations such as graduation, safety and […]

Car Exports by Country

Global car exports by country were valued at US$740.1 billion for 2017. Cars represent the world’s number one export product by value in recent years, surpassing crude petroleum revenues handicapped by lower oil prices. The $740.1 billion in total international car exports for 2017 represents a 9.2% appreciation since 2013 and a 5.6% uptick compared […]

Top Live Bees Exporters by Country

Live bees exports by country totaled US$64.3 million in 2017, increasing by 50% since 2013. Year over year, the value of exported live bees gained 23.5% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, North American countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of exported live bees during 2017 with shipments valued at $31.2 million or almost […]

Corn Exports by Country

Global sales from corn exports by country totaled US$29.6 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of corn exports fell by an average -16.2% for all exporting countries since 2013 when corn shipments were valued at $35.4 billion. Year over year, the value of global corn exports appreciated by 0.5% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, […]

Top Military Weapons Exporters

Global sales from military weapons exports by country totaled US$342.1 million in 2017. Overall, the value of exported military weapons rose by an average 4.4% for all exporting countries since 2013 when shipments of military weapons were valued at $327.8 million. From 2016 to 2017, the value of globally exported military weapons declined -5.2%. Among […]

Exported Paintings and Drawings by Country

Worldwide exported paintings and drawings by country totaled US$17.9 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 19.3% gain since 2013, and a -2.3% drop from 2016 to 2017. Paintings and drawings may be subjective art where traditionally beauty resides in the eye of the beholder. What’s statistically indisputable is that exported artwork places among […]