Do UK Automobile Sales Depend on the EU?

Companies with operations in the United Kingdom sold US$42 billion worth of exported cars to customers around the globe. That dollar amount reflects a 9.8% improvement from the $38.2 billion in UK car exports in 2013 and a 2.9% gain from 2016 to 2017. European Union members bought a slightly declining amount of cars exported […]

Malaysia’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

A trio among Malaysia’s largest export-related companies are financial services players that play supporting roles underwriting domestic businesses directly involved in international trade. For instance, Maybank is Malaysia’s biggest regional bank and also offers commercial banking services in other countries. To give some international perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Malaysian exports […]

Japan’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Japan’s three biggest exports-oriented companies are automobile manufacturers. Four mammoth Japanese electronics conglomerates also rank among the Asian island’s top exports-related businesses. The following metrics give some perspective on recent company performance. The overall value of Japanese exports declined by -24% from US$715.1 billion in 2013 to $698.1 billion during 2017. Japan’s total exported goods […]

Thailand’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of Thailand’s 10 largest export-oriented companies compete in the petroleum industry. A pair of Thai chemical firms also rank among the Asian country’s top 10 exporters as is the case for two telecommunications sector players. To give some global trade perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Thai exports increased by 3.3% […]

Italy’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Four of Italy’s 10 largest companies are financial institutions that support international trade transactions. Another mammoth Italian firm is Eni, a competitor in the oil and gas sector while Telecom Italia sells telecommunications services. A distinguished family of specialty stores, Luxottica Group designs, manufactures and distributes fashionable eyewear. To give some contextual perspective on recent […]

Automotive Parts Exports by Country

Global sales from auto parts exports by country totaled US$385.4 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of auto parts exports rose by an average 5.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when auto parts shipments were valued at $364.4 billion. The value of global automotive parts exports accelerated by 6.6% from 2016 to 2017. Among […]

Computer Accessories Exports by Country

Globally, computer accessories exports by country totaled US$124 billion in 2017. That dollar amount reflects -3.5% drop for all computer accessories shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013 when computer accessories shipments were valued at $128.5 billion. Year over year, the overall value of computer accessories exports increased by 14.3% from 2016 to 2017. […]

Bicycles Exports by Country

International sales from bicycles exports by country totaled US$8.9 billion in 2017. Overall the value of exported bicycles fell by an average -3.5% for all exporting countries since 2013 when bicycles shipments were valued at $9.3 billion. Year over year, exports of bicycles appreciated by 0.5% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, Asian countries accounted […]