Imports of Drugs and Medicines by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported pharmaceutical drugs and medicines cost a total US$399.7 billion in 2018. Overall, spending on pharmaceutical drugs and medicine imports rose 5.9% for all importer countries since 2014 when import purchases of drugs and medicines were valued at $377.4 billion. Year over year, international purchases of drugs and medicines appreciated by 5.2% […]

Top Artificial Joints Exporters by Country

Exported artificial joints by country totaled US$10.6 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an average 7.6% increase for all artificial joints sellers over the five-year period starting in 2014. Year over year, the value of globally exported artificial joints accelerated by 6.8% from 2017 to 2018. As the massive cohort of baby boomers continues […]

Top Blood Exporters by Country

Overall exports of life-giving human and animal blood totaled US$8.4 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 88.6% increase for all blood shippers since 2014 when global blood shipments were worth $4.5 billion. From 2017 to 2018, blood exports appreciated by 12.9%. Among continents, Europe sold the highest dollar worth of exported blood during […]

Top Toothpaste Exports by Country

Globally, toothpaste exports by country totaled US$3.9 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -2.8% drop for all toothpaste shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014 when exported toothpaste was worth $4.1 billion. Year over year, the value of toothpaste exports improved 0.5% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Europe sold the highest […]

Cannabis Oils Imports by Country

International purchases of imported cannabis oils cost a total US$3.1 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of cannabis oils imports increased by 39.4% for all importing countries since 2014 when international purchases of cannabis oils amounted to $2.2 billion. Year over year, global spending on imported cannabis oils rose by 15.8% from 2017 to 2018. […]

Drugs and Medicine Exports by Country

Global sales from exported drugs and medicines by country totaled US$378.6 billion in 2018. Overall the value of drugs and medicine exports grew by an average 6.9% for all exporting countries since 2014 when drugs and medicines shipments were valued at $354 billion. Year over year, there was a 7.8% uptick from 2017 to 2018. […]

Top Cannabis Oils Exports by Country

Cannabis oils exported by all countries totaled US$2.8 billion in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 25.6% increase for all cannabis oil shippers over the five-year period starting in 2014. Year over year, the value of exported cannabis oils appreciated 14.6% from 2017 to 2018. Sometimes called hash oil, cannabis oil is a concentrated form […]