United Kingdom’s Top 10 Exports

Technically named the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom shipped US$484 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -5.3% slowdown since 2014 but a 9.5% expansion from one year earlier in 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, United […]

Rice Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported rice totaled an estimated US$24.7 billion in 2018. The overall value of rice imports for all buyer countries fell by an average -0.4% since 2014 when worldwide rice purchases were valued at $24.8 billion. Year over year, global rice imports appreciated by 4.8% from 2017 to 2018. Among continents, Asian countries […]

Car Imports by Country

Total global purchases of imported cars totaled US$772.5 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of cars imports for all importing countries rose by an average 8.2% since 2014 when cars purchases were valued at $714.2 billion. Year over year, the value of imported cars shipments increased by 1.3% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental […]

Crude Oil Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported crude oil totaled US$1.182 trillion in 2018 reflecting robust demand from 129 countries. Overall, the dollar value of crude oil imports for all importing countries fell by -22.9% since 2014 when crude oil purchases were valued at $1.532 trillion. Year over year, imported crude oil expanded in value by 31.7% from […]

Motorcycle Exports by Country

Global sales from motorcycle exports by country totaled US$24.1 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of motorcycle exports rose by an average 15.5% for all exporting countries since 2013 when motorcycle shipments were valued at $20.9 billion. Year over the value of exported motorcycles appreciated 10.9% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, Asian countries accounted […]

Top Milk Exporting Countries

Milk exports by country totaled US$27.5 billion in 2017, down in value by -19.3% for all milk shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013 when international milk sales equaled $34.1 billion. Year over year, the global value of milk exports in 2017 accelerated by 17.2% from 2016 to 2017. From a continent perspective, Europe […]

Sugar Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported sugar cost an estimated US$23.3 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of sugar imports for all importing countries retreated by an average -19.2% since 2014 when sugar purchases cost $28.8 billion. Year over year, imported sugar depreciated by -25% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, Asian countries consumed the […]

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 […]