Iron Ore Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported iron ore in 2017 totaled US115.5 billion. Overall, the value of iron ore imports for all importing countries fell by an average -30% since 2013 when iron ore purchases were valued at $165 billion. Year over year, the value of iron ore imports advanced by 34.4% from 2016 to 2017. From […]

Cement Exports by Country

Global sales from cement exports by country totaled US$8.8 billion in 2017. An essential construction material, cement is typically sold in the form of grey or white powder or “clinker” lumps and modules fused together with limestone and alumino-silicates like clay. By category, Portland cement accounted for 67% of exported global cement supplies. That metric […]