Major Export Companies: Alcoholic Beverages

Total exports for alcoholic beverages totaled US$83 billion in 2016, down by -4.6% from $87.1 billion during 2012. Representing almost four-fifths (39.6%) of worldwide alcohol shipments, the value of wine shipments fell by -2.5% from 2012 to 2016. The largest alcohol category at 42.7%, exported liquor depreciated by -9.2%. However, not all types of exported […]

Automotive Parts Exports by Country

Global sales from auto parts exports by country amounted to US$360.6 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of auto parts exports were up by an average 3.8% for all exporting countries since 2012 when auto parts shipments were valued at $347.3 billion. Year over year, the value of global automotive parts exports appreciated by 2.4% […]

Cars Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported cars totaled US$702.1 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of cars imports for all importing countries was up by an average 6.8% since 2012 when cars purchases were valued at $657.4 billion. Year over year, the value of imported cars shipments appreciated by 2.1% from 2015 to 2016. From a continental […]

American Global Technology Companies

As of May 2017, iconic hardware and equipment leader Apple is the world’s biggest global technology business in terms of market capitalization. Close behind is computer services behemoth Alphabet which also owns the world’s preeminent search engine Google. This analysis compares Apple and Alphabet against 8 other U.S. tech giants in terms of market capitalization, […]

Ireland’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

In terms of assets, Allied Irish Banks is Ireland’s biggest corporation that support export transactions. Two of Ireland’s 10 other largest export-oriented companies operate in the pharmaceuticals industry. Two other Irish computer industry players also rank among the European Union member’s top 10 major export companies. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, […]

Australia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Australia’s 10 largest export companies operate in the diversified metals and mining industry. A pair of Australian oil and gas industry players also rank among the island country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Australian exports declined by -26% from US$256.2 billion in […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Brazil’s 10 largest export companies are players in the iron and steel industry while two other mammoth Brazilian firms are food processing businesses. Brazil’s largest multinationals that support international trade transactions are financial institutions Banco do Brasil and Banco Bradesco. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of […]

Russia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Six of Russia’s 10 largest export players compete in the global petroleum industry. Two gigantic Russian chemicals firms also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Russian exported goods declined by -45.6% from US$524.8 billion in 2012 to $285.5 billion during 2016. […]