Largest Oil and Gas Export Companies

Total oil and gas exports in 2015 totaled US$2.956 trillion, down by -42.2% from $1.708 trillion during 2011. Those totals include crude and refined oils, petroleum gases and petroleum residues. Oil and gas products represent 18.1% of all 2015 global exports. Almost half (46%) of exported oil and gas was crude oil, compared to 35.4% […]

Car Exports by Country

Global car exports by country were valued at US$698.2 billion for 2016. Cars represent the world’s number one export product, surpassing crude petroleum revenues handicapped by lower oil prices. The $698.2 billion in total international car exports for 2016 represents a 7.1% improvement from 2012 and a 2.7% uptick compared to the $679.8 billion spent […]

France’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of France’s 10 largest export companies operate in the automotive industry. Another pair of huge French manufacturers from the construction materials sector also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of French exports declined by -2.2% from US$585.7 billion in 2011 to […]

Major Export Companies: Alcoholic Beverages

Total exports for alcoholic beverages totaled US$81.3 billion in 2016, down by -5% from $85.6 billion during 2012. Representing four-fifths (39.8%) of worldwide alcohol shipments, the value of wine shipments fell by -2.5%. The second-largest alcohol category at 34.5%, exported liquor depreciated by -1%. However, not all types of exported alcoholic beverages dropped in value […]

Exported Cruise Ships by Country

Exported cruise ships by country totaled US$8.1 billion in 2016, up by an average 20.4% for all cruise ship exporters over the five-year period starting in 2012. From 2015 to 2016, the value of global exported cruise ships improved by a more aggressive 40.4%. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of […]

Computer Accessories Exports by Country

Computer accessories exports by country totaled US$109.4 billion in 2016, down by an average -14.7% for all computer accessories shippers over the five-year period starting in 2012 when computer accessories shipments were valued at $128.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global computer accessories exports dipped -9.8% from 2015 to 2016. Among continents, Asian […]

World’s Fastest-Growing Export Services

From 2012 to 2016, the average increase for all export services was 7.9%. Total export services sales grew from US$13.28 trillion in 2012 to $14.329 trillion during 2016. Miscellaneous maintenance and repair services was the fastest-growing service category over that five-year period via a 52.9% gain. In second place were telecommunications, communication and computer services […]

World’s Top Export Services

Most people fixate on products when it comes to discussing exports. Nevertheless, export services are a critically important yet often overlooked component of international trade. Consider that export services generated US$14.33 trillion in global sales during 2016, up by 7.9% from $13.28 trillion worth of exported products for 2012. The global total for exported services […]