Turkey Exports by Country

Globally US$2.3 billion worth of turkey meat was exported during 2017 comprising fresh, chilled and frozen products. That dollar amount reflects a -12.1% decline since 2013 when overall turkey meat exports were valued at $2.8 billion. Over half (58.1%) of turkey exports were fresh or chilled meat compared to 41.9% for frozen turkey exports. At […]

European Union’s Top 10 Exports

Boasting 28 members prior to the UK’s planned exit on March 29, 2019, the European Union (EU) shipped US$5.886 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. Pre-Brexit the EU is the world’s most powerful trade partner, responsible for a third (33.4%) of globally exported goods valued at $17,581 trillion. The EU’s $5.886 trillion […]

Imported Pickles by Country

International purchases of imported pickles totaled US$575.4 million in 2017. Overall, the value of pickles imports fell by an average -3% for all importing countries since 2013 when international purchases of pickles were valued at $592.9 billion but rose by 7.7% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, European countries accounted for the highest […]

US Aluminum Imports by Supplying Country

In 2017, the United States of America imported US$23.4 billion worth of aluminum (British spelling aluminium) from a total 130 global trade partners. That dollar amount reflects a 49.3% increase since 2013 and an aggressive 24.9% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Aluminum is the world’s most used metal excluding iron. Typically blended into an alloy, […]

US Iron and Steel Imports by Supplier Countries

During 2017, the United States of America imported US$68 billion worth of iron and steel (including products made from those materials) from 158 global trade partners. Drilling down from that overall dollar metric, America spent 57.6% ($39.1 billion) on products made from iron or steel compared to 42.4% ($28.8 billion) on iron or steel in […]

US Crude Oil Exports & Imports by State

Based on United States Census Bureau’s foreign trade statistics, the 7 leading American states in terms of unprocessed petroleum shipments exported US$22.4 billion worth of crude oil in 2017. That dollar amount contrasts starkly with the $132.8 billion in crude oil purchases from international sources by America’s top 22 import states resulting in a -$110.5 […]

Japan’s Top 10 Exports

Japan shipped US$698.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, up by 8.3% since 2016 but down by -2.4% from 2013 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Japan’s exported goods and services represent 17.8% of total Japanese economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

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 […]