Car Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported cars totaled US$752.9 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of car imports for all importing countries was up by an average 10.6% since 2013 when cars purchases were valued at $680.8 billion. The value of imported cars shipments appreciated by 6.5% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Europe consumed […]

Motorcycle Exports by Country

Global sales from motorcycle exports by country totaled US$24.1 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of motorcycle exports rose by an average 15.5% for all exporting countries since 2013 when motorcycle shipments were valued at $20.9 billion. Year over the value of exported motorcycles appreciated 10.9% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, Asian countries accounted […]

South Korea’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three of South Korea’s 10 largest export companies operate in automotive industry. Two Korean electronics industry players also rank among the Asian country’s top 10 exporters, as do two Korean competitors from the oil and gas sector. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Korean exports declined by -9.6% […]

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. […]