US Iron and Steel Imports by Supplier Countries

During 2018, the United States of America imported US$74.8 billion worth of iron and steel (including products made from those metals) from 156 global trade partners. The total value of US iron and steel-related imports registered a -1.7% decrease from 2014 to 2018. Year over year, America’s purchases of iron and steel expanded by 9.4% […]

Iron Ore Imports by Country

Globally, purchases of imported iron ore totaled US114.9 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of iron ore imports for all importing countries dropped by an average -22.6% since 2014 when iron ore purchases were valued at $148.5 billion. Year over year, the value of iron ore imports fell by -1.2% from 2017 to 2018. From […]

Highest Value North Korean Export Products

Anthracite–a hard, shiny type of coal containing the highest carbon concentration–is the top seller within North Korea’s the highest value export product category in 2017. North Korea is also known for its exports of metals including iron and lead, as well as clothing from coats and jackets to swimwear and T-shirts. The following list shows […]