European Union’s Top 10 Exports

Featuring 28 members prior to the United Kingdom’s planned exit on March 29, 2019, the European Union (EU) shipped US$5.719 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. Pre-Brexit the EU is the world’s most powerful trade partner, responsible for almost a third (32.5%) of globally exported goods valued at $17,581 trillion. The EU’s […]

Diamond Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported diamond totaled US$117.3 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of diamond imports for all importing countries fell by an average -15.8% since 2013 when diamond purchases were valued at $139.3 billion. Year over year, imported diamonds depreciated by a modest -1.7% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Asian countries […]

Cheese Exports by Country

Global sales from cheese exports by country totaled US$30.4 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of cheese exports fell by an average -3.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when cheese shipments were valued at $31.6 billion. Year over year, the value of global cheese exports appreciated by 14.2% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, […]

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$449.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount for Russian exports reflects a -9.7% drop since 2014 but a 25.1% acceleration from 2017 to 2018. Based on […]

Germany’s Top 10 Exports

Europe’s most powerful economy, the Federal Republic of Germany shipped US$1.547 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 3.9% improvement since 2014 and a 7.4% gain from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, Germany’s exported goods plus services represent 47.3% of […]

Gold Exports by Country

Global sales from gold exports by country totaled US$321.3 billion in 2017. Overall the value of gold exports fell by an average -32.8% 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 -4.5%. Among continents, Asian countries accounted […]

Electricity Exports by Country

International sales revenue from electricity exports by country totaled US$30.7 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of exported electrical energy retreated by an average -10.2% for all exporting countries since 2013 when electricity shipments were valued at $34.2 billion. Year over year, exported electricity appreciated by 19.3% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, European countries […]

Crude Oil Exports by Country

Amounting to 4.3% of the worldwide value of all export products, global crude oil shipments totaled US$841.1 billion for 2017. That dollar figure reflects a -46.5% decline since 2013 but a 30.4% increase from 2016 to 2017. Crude oil is the world’s number 2 export product outpaced only by the value of exported cars–at least […]