Zimbabwe’s Top 10 Exports

Zimbabwe shipped US$2.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 24.8% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and up by 4.7% from 2015 to 2016 Zimbabwe’s top 10 exports accounted for 92.4% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World […]

Top Artificial Joints Exporters by Country

As the massive cohort of baby boomers continues to age, the number of artificial knee, hip, ankle and other joint replacement surgeries is accelerating at a steady pace. Exported artificial joints by country totaled US$9.2 billion in 2016, up by 34.4% for all artificial joints producers over the five-year period starting in 2012. Year over […]

Jamaica’s Top 10 Exports

An island country in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica shipped US$1.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -8.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in and down by -4.8% from 2015 to 2016. Jamaica’s top 10 exports accounted for 82.3% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on […]

Do UK Automobile Sales Depend on the EU?

In 2015, companies with operations in the United Kingdom sold US$38.9 billion worth of exported cars to customers around the globe. That amount represents a dramatic 109.7% improvement from the $18.6 billion in UK international car sales in 2009 when full effects from Great Recession first kicked in. Membership in the European Union did play […]

Soya Beans Exports by Country

Global sales from soya beans exports by country totaled US$58.2 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of soya beans exports rose by an average 1.2% for all exporting countries since 2013 when soya beans shipments were valued at $57.5 billion. Year over year, the value of global soya beans exports increased by 11.3% from 2016 […]

Aerospace Exports by Country

Global sales from aerospace exports by country totaled US$326.4 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of aerospace exports rose by an average 3.4% for all exporting countries since 2013 when aerospace shipments were valued at $315.5 billion. The value of global aerospace exports declined -1.9% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Europe furnished […]

Highest Value German Export Products

Among the 20 highest value German exports in 2017, high-precision mechanical engineering products for the automotive and aviation industries feature prominently. The following list shows which German exports attracted the most international sales during 2017. Unlike most information currently available on the web, the items below are detailed at the four-digit tariff code level. This […]

US Major Product Supply Advantages

United States ran an overall trade deficit of US$726.3 billion for 2014. However, the US did earn positive trade balances with 128 of the 220 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports. US exports to exceeded its imports from Latin America (excluding Mexico) and Caribbean Islands by $31.8 billion in 2014. Similarly, […]