Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Exports

Situated on the Arabian Peninsula within Western Asia, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shipped US$220.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 23% gain from 2016 to 2017 but a -41.4% setback since 2013. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Saudi exported goods plus […]

Copper Ore Exports by Country

Global sales for copper ore exports by country totaled US$58.2 billion in 2017, up by 10% since 2013 with a 23.7% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Copper is a relatively soft, malleable and ductile metal which is the preferred electrical conductor for most forms of electrical wiring excluding overhead electric power transmission where aluminum is […]

Gold Exports by Country

Global sales from gold exports by country totaled US$310.7 billion in 2017. Overall the value of gold exports fell by an average -35% for all exporting countries since 2013 when gold shipments were valued at $477.9 billion. From 2016 to 2017, the value of global gold exports depreciated by -5.3%. Among continents, Asian countries accounted […]

Wine Exports by Country

Global sales from wine exports by country amounted to US$35.5 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of wine exports appreciated by an average 1.4% for all exporting countries since 2013 when wine shipments were valued at $35 billion. Year over year, wine exports improved in value by 9.2% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, European […]

Germany’s Top 10 Exports

Europe’s most powerful economy, Germany shipped US$1.445 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -0.4% retreat since 2013 but a 7.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Germany’s exported goods were valued at $802.4 billion up 16.2% compared to the first 6 months of 2017. […]

Italy’s Top 10 Exports

Italy shipped US$506.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, down by -2.3% since 2013 but up by 9.7% from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Italy’s exported goods plus services represent 31.8% of total Italian economic output or Gross Domestic Product. The analysis below focuses […]

Exported Paintings and Drawings by Country

Worldwide exported paintings and drawings by country totaled US$17.9 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 19.3% gain since 2013, and a -2.3% drop from 2016 to 2017. Paintings and drawings may be subjective art where traditionally beauty resides in the eye of the beholder. What’s statistically indisputable is that exported artwork places among […]

Russia’s Top 10 Exports

Occupying Northern Asia and a large part of Eastern Europe making the Russian Federation the world’s biggest area by geographic area, Russia shipped US$359.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount for Russian exports reflects a -31.9% drop since 2013 but a 25.8% improvement from 2016 to 2017. As of […]