Cellphone Imports by Country

International purchases of imported cellphones totaled US$287.6 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of mobile phones imported since 2013 increased by 5.5% for all importing countries when international purchases of cellphones were valued at $272.4 billion. Year over year, globally imported cellphones appreciated by 10.4% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Asian countries […]

Singapore’s Top 10 Exports

An island country and sovereign city-state in Southeast Asia, the Republic of Singapore shipped US$373.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -9% decline since 2013 but a 13.1% gain from 2016 to 2017. Given Singapore’s population of 5.9 million people, its total $373.3 billion in 2017 exports […]

Top Soft Drinks Exporters by Country

An ever-expanding myriad of flavors are quenching the thirst of soft drink enthusiasts around the globe. Consumers can now indulge in tastes ranging from bubble gum and plum to curry and teriyaki carbonated drinks. Global sales from top soft drinks exporters in 2017 totaled US$19.8 billion. Overall, the value of soft drinks exports rose by […]

South Africa’s Top 10 Exports

The African continent’s southernmost country, the Republic of South Africa shipped US$89.5 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -5.9% drop since 2013 but a 20.8% gain from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, South Africa’s exported goods were valued at $46.3 billion up 7.5% compared to […]

Top Cement Exporting Countries

Global sales from cement exports by country amounted to US$8.8 billion in 2017. An essential construction material, cement is typically sold in the form of grey or white powder or “clinker” lumps and modules fused together with limestone and alumino-silicates like clay. Overall, the value of cement exports fell by an average -32.4% for all […]

New Zealand’s Top 10 Exports

A sovereign island country southeast of Australia in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, New Zealand shipped US$37 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -6.3% dip since 2013 but up a 9.1% improvement from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, New Zealand’s exported goods were valued at $19.8 […]

Ireland’s Top 10 Exports

Ireland shipped US$135 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 17% increase from 2013 to 2017 and a 4.4% gain from 2016 to 2017. As of June 2018, Ireland’s exported goods were valued at $83 billion up 22.7% compared to the first 6 months of 2017. Based on […]

South Korea’s Top 10 Exports

Nicknamed the Land of the Morning Calm, exports from South Korea amounted to US$573.7 billion during 2017. This latest metric represents a 15.8% year-over-year uptick since 2016 and a 2.5% gain over the 5-year period starting in 2013. As of June 2018, South Korea’s exported goods were valued at $297.2 billion up 6.5% compared to […]