Fresh or Frozen Beef Imports by Country

Encompassing fresh, chilled and frozen beef, worldwide purchases of imported beef totaled US$43.7 billion in 2017. The overall value of beef imports rose 10.6% for all importing countries since 2013 when beef purchases were valued at $39.5 billion. Year over year, globally imported beef increased in value by 12.9% from 2016 to 2017. From a […]

South Africa’s Top 10 Exports

The African continent’s southernmost country, the Republic of South Africa shipped US$94.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 2% gain since 2014 and a 7% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, South Africa’s exported goods plus services represent […]

Top Video Games Exports by Country

Worldwide exports of video game consoles and related equipment totaled US$21.4 billion in 2017, up by 73.7% for all video games shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Globally, the value of exported video games accelerated by 50% from 2016 to 2017. In contrast, video games made for television dwindled to a mere $33,000 […]

Cellphone Exports by Country

Global sales from cellphone exports by country totaled US$264.9 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of worldwide cellphone shipments rose by an average 6.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when exported cellphones were valued at $247.9 billion. Year over year, exports of cellphones appreciated by 8.8% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, […]

Japan’s Top 10 Exports

The world’s fourth-richest country, Japan shipped US$738.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 5.7% improvement since 2017 a 7% increase from 2014 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Japan’s exported goods and services represent 17.7% of total Japanese economic output or […]

Car Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported cars totaled US$752.9 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of car imports for all importing countries was up by an average 10.6% since 2013 when cars purchases were valued at $680.8 billion. The value of imported cars shipments appreciated by 6.5% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Europe consumed […]

Barbados Top 10 Exports

A North American island country in the Caribbean’s Lesser Antilles region, Barbados exported US$457.7 million worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -4.8% dip since 2014 and a -5.7% setback from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, exported goods plus services from […]

Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Top 10 Exports

A country in Southeastern Europe situated on the Balkan Peninsula, Bosnia and Herzegovina shipped US$7.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 21.9% increase since 2014 and a 12.8% boost from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Bosnia and Herzegovina’s exported […]